How Snapchat And Stupidity Almost Left Five people dead
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An 18-year-old girl from Atlanta who almost killed herself and left another driver with brain injuries when she…

Want To Talk About Jesus At This College?
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on April 29, 2016
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You’ll need a permit for that at NC State

One More Scientific Reason How Youth Groups Benefit Students
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on April 29, 2016
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Having lots of friends is a better painkiller than morphine

Considering Church Planting?
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on April 28, 2016
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18 exclusive modules of church planting and multiplication that provide practical, actionable advice, taught by leading experts

Think Divorce Doesn’t Hurts Kids? Think Again.
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on April 28, 2016
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Of all the ways a divorce negatively impacts a child’s life, the impact on their religious life may be the most detrimental of all

Noah's Ark Replica Could Travel To Brazil This year
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on April 28, 2016
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The Ark will be using techniques that include virtual and augmented reality to tell original different biblical themes

Bono & Eugene Peterson on THE PSALMS
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on April 27, 2016
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Bono is singing to the very people I did this work for. I feel that we are allies in this

What Students Need, Not What They Want
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on April 27, 2016
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Have you ever noticed how we cave to popular culture in our youth programming? giving them..? in order to make them happy

Lessons From Ministry Mistakes
in Post 2, Youth
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on April 27, 2016
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…the point is not to “keep an eye on them,” but to find more time to invest in them

Porn In The Digital Age
in Post 3, Trends Studies
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on April 27, 2016
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New Research Reveals 10 Trends

Church Planters And The Cost Of Starting A Church
in Post, Trends Studies
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on April 27, 2016
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Barna Research Releases in Leaders & Pastors

Teen Girl Live Streams Rape
in Media Entertainment, Post 3
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on April 26, 2016
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..continued to livestream the rape of her teenage friend on Periscope because she ‘got caught up on the likes’ the video was receiving

The Priorities, Challenges, And Trends In Youth Ministry
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on April 26, 2016
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Millennials are leaving the church. Nearly 6 in 10 (59%) young people who grow up in Christian churches end up walking away

4 Guidelines When Helping Abused Teens
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on April 26, 2016
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Working with teen mothers to help them understand the abusive relationships that many of them have with their “baby daddy”

Authentic Discipleship (Part 1)
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on April 26, 2016
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The 8 attributes of discipleship found in the research from the book, Transformational Discipleship

Authentic Discipleship (Part 2)
in Post 4, Youth
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on April 26, 2016
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The 8 attributes of discipleship found in the research from the book, Transformational Discipleship

Authentic Discipleship (Part 3)
in Post 4, Youth
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on April 26, 2016
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The 8 attributes of discipleship found in the research from the book, Transformational Discipleship

Finishing Strong In Youth Ministry
in Post, Youth
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on April 25, 2016
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Demonstrate Courage: There is something contagious about someone who is courageous

Flashback: The Godfather Of Youth Ministry...
in Post 2, Youth
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on April 25, 2016
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If you are in youth ministry you need to be exposed to MIKE YACONELLI

Naked Selfie Culture Bad For Young Women?
in Media Entertainment, Post 3
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on April 25, 2016
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Some experts say Kim Kardashian, Emily Ratajkowski sending wrong message

The Why Behind Endeavor Ministries
in Post 4, Youth
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on April 24, 2016
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Across the world, young people desire higher expectations and greater accountability. And the Church should be first to lead the way forward by offering them exactly what they want and what they need

Snapchat Quietly Made A Big Change To The Way Messages Expire
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on April 24, 2016
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Snapchat drastically changed how replays work with an update on Thursday night

Boat, iPhone Of Teens Lost At Sea Discovered Months Later
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on April 24, 2016
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The boat that carried Perry Cohen and Austin Stephanos, both 14, was spotted and recovered 100 miles off the coast of Bermuda

Teen Killed While Selling Xbox
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on April 24, 2016
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Family ‘devastated’

What’s Hot?
in Post 2, Trends Studies
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on April 23, 2016
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Prince Trending Today….

3 Million Teens Used E-Cigs In 2015
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on April 23, 2016
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Teen tobacco use hasn’t declined at all since 2011 — and it looks like the rising popularity of e-cigarettes is to blame

U.S. Teen Pregnancy, Birth And Abortion Rates Reach The Lowest Levels In Almost Four Decades
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on April 23, 2016
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Teen birth and pregnancy abortion rates in the United States all reached new historic lows in 2011, according to two new analyses from the Guttmacher Institute

The Limp Truth About Porn
in Post 4, Youth
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on April 22, 2016
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“Why young men who grew up with Internet porn are becoming advocates for turning it off.”

Sensuality And Vulgarity Without Much Sobriety
in Post 3, Youth
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on April 22, 2016
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A Look Inside the Top 10 Songs

Prince: High School Students’ Reactions/Thoughts
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on April 22, 2016
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Anna Scally / Cornerstone Media

Target To Allow Transgender People To Use Bathroom Of Their Choice
in Media Entertainment, Post
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on April 22, 2016
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Not sure I feel my daughter is safe with a strange man in the girls bathroom

Prince Dead At 57
in Media Entertainment, Post 2
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on April 22, 2016
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Iconic singer and musician leaves behind prolific, groundbreaking catalog

McD's Customer Accused Of Putting Soda In Water Cup Charged With Robbery
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on April 21, 2016
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The customers parked and walked into the store before dumping out the water and pouring soda into the cups

High Schooler's KKK Costume For History Presentation Sparks Uproar
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on April 21, 2016
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…was meant to lend historical accuracy to the presentation. But it created an uproar after photos were posted on social media

New App Will Deliver You Weed In Under 60 Minutes
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on April 21, 2016
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If you live in California getting your marijuana just got a whole lot easier

Billy Corgan Compares 'Social Justice Warriors' To The KKK
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on April 21, 2016
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Called the activists a “propaganda control arm” who are “here to control us” “It’s classic tyranny.”

Is Street Drug Flakka Gone For Good?
in Media Entertainment, Post 4
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on April 20, 2016
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“I have never seen an epidemic emerge so rapidly but literally disappear so quickly,”

Devotionals For Leaders: Promises, Promises
in Post 2, Youth
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on April 20, 2016
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George Lockhart

Teen Girls’ Friendships: Sugar And Spice And Scars For Life
in Post, Trends Studies
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on April 20, 2016
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If they can deal with the cruelty of a teenage girl then they can deal with almost anything

ADHD Drugs Can Lead To Long-Term Changes In The Brain
in Post, Trends Studies
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on April 20, 2016
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Adolescents who are repeatedly exposed to large amounts of the stimulant amphetamine might be at risk

Thoughts On Crisis Response 17 Years Post Columbine
in Post 3, Youth
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on April 20, 2016
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by Walt Mueller

Wisdom For The First 30 Days
in Post 4, Youth
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on April 20, 2016
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The decisions you make (or don’t make) in the first 30 days have a profound effect on the rest of your ministry

Indy's New Approach For A Teen 'Riot'
in Post 2, Youth
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on April 19, 2016
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“It’s not cool for the kids to talk to the police,” Knecht said. The clergy members offer an alternative

Lip Implants The 2nd-Fastest Growing Facial Surgery In The U.S
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on April 19, 2016
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Selfie Age, We see images of ourselves constantly on social media, we’re much more aware of how our lips look

Why Do People Lose Their Virginity Early?
in Post 4, Trends Studies
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on April 19, 2016
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The study examined nearly 400,000 people located in the United Kingdom, United States, and iceland

“Squirt Gun Assassin.”
in Education, Post 3
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on April 18, 2016
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High School Principal Warns Parents About Risky ‘Squirt Gun Assassin’ Game

White Privilege Conference: Almost Everything Bad Is Tied To Christianity
in Post, Youth
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on April 18, 2016
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From racism and sexism to global warming and a weak economy, is united by the ideology of “Christian hegemony

Planned Parenthood Looks To Miley Cyrus Photo Raise Cash
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on April 18, 2016
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Cyrus wore a Planned Parenthood promotional button that reads, “Don’t f**k with us, don’t f**k without us”

Engaging Our Students Outside Of Your Meeting Time
in Post 2, Youth
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on April 18, 2016
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Interacting with students outside of our meeting times is the heart of what it means to be a youth worker

Going Bananas!
in Education, Post 3
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on April 18, 2016
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CA Teacher, Coach Fired for … Giving Fruit to Students?!

Sticky Faith Launch Kit
in Post, Youth
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on April 17, 2016
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The FYI team has developed a proven process to help you lead change in your ministry

AMC May Allow Texting During Movies, Because Millennials
in Media Entertainment, Post 3
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on April 17, 2016
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“…turn off the phone, don’t ruin the movie, they hear please cut off your left arm above the elbow,”

Managing Your Addiction To Technology
in Post 4, Youth
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on April 17, 2016
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YouthWorker

Teenage Girls Now Try Alcohol Before Boys Do
in Post, Trends Studies
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on April 16, 2016
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For the study, Cheng and her colleagues collected data on about 390,000 U.S. teens and young adults aged 12 to 24

Gender Ideology Harms Children
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on April 16, 2016
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The move to indoctrinate children with the idea that they can pick their gender amounts to child abuse

Fatigue A Contributor To Injuries In Adolescent Baseball Players
in Post 3, Trends Studies
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on April 16, 2016
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Fatigue increased the risk of shoulder and elbow injury

Texting Driving And A Great Video To Show Your Kids
in Post 3, Trends Studies
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on April 15, 2016
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25% of teens respond to at least one text while driving, every single time

Aerie Model Responded To Body Shamers In The Best Way Possible
in Media Entertainment, Post 2
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on April 15, 2016
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Iskra Lawrence was let go as a teen because her 36-inch hips were “too big.”

She Survived Her First Driving-Texting Accident – But Not Her 2nd
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on April 15, 2016
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One year and one day after her first crash, she drove off a freeway embankment while texting

16-Yr-Old Dead Of A Heroin Overdose. Mother And Grandmother Charged
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on April 15, 2016
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“Never in a million years did we think (Mom) would get him into heroin,” “..he did it was to get her approval.”

Architect’s Custom Lego Room Is straight From Your Childhood Dreams
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on April 15, 2016
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I wouldn’t be an architect without Legos, and I likely wouldn’t be as creative without a fun and silly outlet like Legos

High School Wants To Shut Down Off-Campus 'Jesus Lunch'
in Education, Post 4
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on April 15, 2016
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The small weekly gatherings morphed into a popular gathering spot for hungry kids with nearly 500 turning out

Teens Spending Time With Parents Influences College Attendance
in Education, Post 4
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on April 14, 2016
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Teens who partake in cultural activities with their parents are more likely to want to continue learning

Snapchat Is Stealing Instagram's Teen Users Away
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on April 14, 2016
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Twitter continued its slow decline, while Facebook saw a slight bump

Instagram Model Essena O'Neill Felt Pressure To Flaunt Her Sexuality At Age 14
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on April 14, 2016
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At age 14..sexually objectifying herself and receiving..mass amounts of praise, attention, and value from society

Values: More Teens Are Using Tinder Dating app Then older Adults
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on April 14, 2016
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Teenagers use the controversial dating app to brag to friends the number of people who want to go on a date with them

Rewarding Children With Food Can Trigger Emotional Eating As They Get Older
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on April 14, 2016
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Treating your child with junk food when they behave ‘can lead to emotional binge eating and weight gain’

UK Sex Education: Children Warned Of Starting A Family Too Late
in Education, Post 4
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on April 14, 2016
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Sex education has placed such a strong emphasis on how to avoid pregnancy, and some are leaving it too late

A 17 Year-Old’s Text Message Saved The Lives Of 15 people
in Media Entertainment, Post 4
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on April 13, 2016
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When you’re a seven-year-old boy being transported in a container by human traffickers, it helps to have a cell phone

Classroom Violence And Disorder
in Education, Slider
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on April 13, 2016
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Jesse Watters investigates..

Teacher Arrested After Video Shows Her Hitting Student
in Education, Slider
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on April 13, 2016
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“You know we only see 12 seconds of ,” the student said. “That’s all it is. It’s not the whole thing.”

"Global Youth As An Asset Rather Than A Liability"
in Media Entertainment, Post 2
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on April 13, 2016
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Half of the world’s population is under 25 years old

Youth Worker You're Fired!
in Post, Youth
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on April 13, 2016
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The fired youth worker, the newly hired..who is replacing them, and those of us on the sidelines

Why That Emoji Grin You Sent Might Show Up As A Grimace
in Media Entertainment, Slider
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on April 13, 2016
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Differences in how an emoji displays on one device versus another can make things even worse

Leaders Are Readers...
in Slider, Youth
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on April 12, 2016
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CPYU: Books Books Books With Byron Borger

Before Suicide, Teen Shared Plan On Social Media
in Media Entertainment, Slider
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on April 12, 2016
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Kids in Crisis

Kik Some Much Needed Social Media Awareness
in Post 4, Youth
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on April 11, 2016
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While social media didn’t cause Nicole’s death, the story does serve as a powerful reminder of our need to set social media limits for our kids

Her Daughter Got A Secret Kik Account
in Media Entertainment, Post 3
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on April 11, 2016
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Just a Few Hours Later, Her Nightmare Started

Values: 4 Digital Demands Placed Upon Teenagers
in Post, Youth
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on April 11, 2016
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Meeting these demands can have negative effects

Dear Youth Pastor Of My Son Who’s Getting Ready To Graduate High School
in Post, Youth
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on April 11, 2016
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I might have forgotten to say thank you then, but he’s never forgotten how you were there for him

12 Things The Newest Degrassi Teaches Us About Teens
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on April 11, 2016
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Never failing to take a topic and look at it from a current cultural perspective. Fitting in, dealing with pressure, and family relationships

15 Things Millennials Need To Know About Social Media
in Post 3, Youth
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on April 11, 2016
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Most millennials probably can’t remember a world without social media…

Younger Viewers Watch 2.5 Times More Internet Video Than TV
in Post, Trends Studies
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on April 10, 2016
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Teens and young adults still tune in to TV — but they watch considerably more Internet sources

Snapchat Unveils Chat 2.0
in Media Entertainment, Post 3
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on April 10, 2016
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Including video, audio, stickers, and GIFs and allows users to move more seamlessly between the different types of communication

4 Strategies to Make Next Year Great Today
in Post 2, Youth
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on April 9, 2016
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Summer is not just a time to rest. It’s also a great time to evaluate and plan for changes in your youth ministry and life

11 Strategic Steps To Build A Thriving Youth Ministry
in Post, Youth
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on April 9, 2016
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Strategic thinking gets results

The State Of Youth Ministry Report
in Post 2, Youth
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on April 9, 2016
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YOUTH SPECIALTIES and YOUTHWORKS commissioned BARNA GROUP to conduct a nationwide study of youth ministers, pastors and parents of teenagers

Flashback: 5 Reasons To Pray
in Post 4, Slider, Youth
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on April 9, 2016
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Prayer is probably one of the more challenging of the spiritual disciplines for me

Book: Student Ministry That Matters
in Post 4, Youth
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on April 9, 2016
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by Ben Trueblood

iPhone 6 Challenge To Test If You're "Skinny Enough"
in Post, Trends Studies
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on April 8, 2016
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This pointless and unhealthy trend is another in a line of similar viral “challenges” that shame women

School Threatens To Charge Parents With Trespassing...
in Education, Post 2
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on April 8, 2016
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Parents are an important part of the picture, and making them feel excluded from school grounds is the quickest route to conflict

Technically Selfie Incorrect
in Media Entertainment, Post 3
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on April 8, 2016
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Outrage after teen takes smiling selfie with car involved in fatal accident

British Teen Selfie Killers Jailed For Life
in Media Entertainment, Post 3
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on April 8, 2016
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Almost 400 children under the age of 18 have reportedly been convicted of murder in Britain over the past two decades

Newness Of Life
in Post 2, Youth
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on April 8, 2016
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Devotionals For Leaders