Bobby Jindal Suing Feds Over Common Core
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“effectively forces states down a path toward a national curriculum” in violation of the state sovereignty clause in the Constitution and federal..

Motion Picture Books
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on August 27, 2014
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Books: The Bestsellers Americans Are (and Aren’t) Reading

What The Kids Are Watching These Days
in Media Entertainment, Post 2
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on August 27, 2014
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It’s a far cry from traditional TV

Fanta is Vine For Teens
in Media Entertainment, Post 2
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Fanta’s Vine-Based Comedy Series Draws Teens

Flashback: Teenage Perspective on Parenting
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on August 27, 2014
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Have you ever asked your own kids for parenting advice?

Miley Cyrus' Date Wanted by Oregon Police
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The young homeless man who accompanied Miley Cyrus to the MTV Video Music Awards has a warrant out for his arrest in Oregon

How To Deal With Lonely Leadership
in Slider, Youth
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by Christopher Wesley

The Lonely Island of Youth Ministry
in Slider, Youth
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on August 27, 2014
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by Josh Griffin

Public Schools: Christians Are Part of the Solution
in Education, Slider
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on August 27, 2014
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Nearly half (46%) maintain that public schools have further declined in the last five years

What Did Literally Millions Of Teen Girls Specifically Glean From MTV's VMAs
in Post, Youth
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on August 26, 2014
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Our culture has literally grown numb to the growing sexualization of our girls

3 Signs Of A Disciple Making Church
in Post 4, Youth
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on August 26, 2014
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By Andrew Hale

Church Stops 'Game of Thrones' Nude Scene
in Media Entertainment, Post 3
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on August 26, 2014
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famous scene…Lena Headey — to walk out of the Church of St. Nicholas onto the streets naked

2014 Emmy Awards
in Media Entertainment, Post
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on August 26, 2014
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The Complete List of Primetime Winners

Professor Breaks Down Why He Believes America’s University System Negatively Impacts Liberal Students
in Education, Post 2
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on August 26, 2014
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Conservatives, on the other hand, are continuously forced to examine their worldview based on what more liberal professors throw their way

Beyonce MTV VMAs Feminist Performance
in Media Entertainment, Post 5
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on August 26, 2014
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Twitter reacts to singer’s ‘double standard’ I don’t think beyonce is or should be considered the modern age face of feminism.

Flashback: Feminist? Beyonce is “selling sex … to teeny-boppers.”
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Tomlin added young girls are “too sexually available”..contemporary culture is too sexualized

Sarah Silverman Shows Off Marijuana Pipe on Red Carpet, Wins Emmy
in Media Entertainment, Post 5
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on August 26, 2014
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She told an NBC reporter that it contained liquid pot

Book: A Woman in Youth Ministry
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on August 25, 2014
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What I love about this book is that it isn’t a book of whining or joking about all the problems we face. ..practical, real-life stories and advice

Tips for Male Pastors Interacting With Girls
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This article isn’t about female leaders. It’s about male leaders interacting with female students

Multiculturalism Has Brought Us Honour Killings And Sharia Law, Says Archbishop
in Media Entertainment, Post 4
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on August 25, 2014
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Young people who travel abroad to commit violent Jihad should know before they go that…

Is Your Bank Supporting Common Core?
in Education, Post 3
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on August 25, 2014
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There’s Now an App For That

Carson to Jackson on Brown Shooting: ‘Not Sure This Is a Police vs. Black Community Issue’
in Media Entertainment, Post 3
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on August 25, 2014
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You take a group of young men and you raise them with no respect for authority, not learning to take on personal responsibility,having easy access to drugs and alcohol, they’re very likely to end up as victims of violence or incarceration

Date Rape Nail Polish?
in Education, Post 3
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on August 25, 2014
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Four guys at North Carolina State University are doing something proactive (and unorthodox): inventing a nail polish that can detect date rape drugs

The 2014 MTV VMAs
in Media Entertainment, Post
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on August 25, 2014
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The winners and nominees

MTV 2014 VMAs: Watch The Best (and Worst) Performances
in Media Entertainment, Post
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on August 25, 2014
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From Beyonce to Iggy to Sam

Miley Cyrus Turns VMAs Acceptance Speech Into Plea for Homeless Youth
in Media Entertainment, Post
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on August 25, 2014
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1.6 million runaway and homeless children and teens in America

Today’s Lesson: Girls Rule, Boys Drool
in Post 2, Youth
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on August 25, 2014
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When we sanction messages like “Girls Rule. Boys Drool.” we affirm a false message about what it means to be made in God’s image

How To Minister To Girls In Your Student Ministry
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Here are two reasons why you need ministry to girls as a part of your student ministry

Police Arrest Student For Shooting A Fictional Dinosaur
in Education, Post 2
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on August 25, 2014
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…“completely absurd,” and is “perfect example of ‘political correctness’ that has exceeded the boundaries of common sense.”

Former British Rapper Reportedly Under Investigation for James Foley Beheading
in Media Entertainment, Post 5
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on August 25, 2014
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He has a similar accent, build and skin tone to “John,” the man who killed Foley

The Future of Evangelism (an important conversation)
in Post 5, Youth
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on August 25, 2014
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Greg Stier

Youth Leaders Multi Ethnic Ministry And Evangelism
in Post 5, Youth
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on August 24, 2014
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Greg Stier

The Clutches Of Controlled Substances
in Post, Trends Studies
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on August 24, 2014
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A Growing Number of Teens Are Caught In Their Grip

Video Music Awards
in Media Entertainment, Post 5
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on August 24, 2014
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The Full List Of 2014 MTV Video Music Award Nominees

The Evolution of a Youth Minister
in Post 5, Youth
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on August 24, 2014
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Advice from a Youth Ministry Veteran

SEX BOX coming to your boob tube next year?
in Media Entertainment, Post 5
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on August 24, 2014
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SEX BOX coming to your boob tube next year?

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Brain Imaging Shows Differences in Risk Taking Teens
in Post 5, Trends Studies
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on August 23, 2014
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by Jim Liebelt

Cost of Raising a Child Born in 2013 Nears $250K
in Post 5, Trends Studies
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on August 23, 2014
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by Jim Liebelt

"Baby Got Class!"
in Education, Post 4
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on August 22, 2014
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Hilarious Video On Starting A New School Year

Navy Kicks Out 34 For Nuke Test Cheating
in Education, Post 3
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on August 22, 2014
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The 68 implicated sailors are in addition to the 10 whom Richardson said are believed to have been “at the center” of the cheating ring

Flashback: Students Still Cheating
in Education, Post 3
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on August 22, 2014
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Studies Find More Students Cheating

Six Steps to Helping Students Overcome Struggles
in Post 2, Youth
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on August 22, 2014
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TIM ELMORE: What Must We Do to Change Our Ways?

Why Adults Render Kids Helpless
in Post 2, Youth
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on August 22, 2014
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What the Trends in Games Teach Us About Kids Today and do parents view “struggle” as a negative thing?

See You at the Pole Wednesday, September 24, 2014
in Post, Youth
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on August 22, 2014
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Prepare for Your See You at the Pole Gathering

The App That Will Change How You Do Youth Ministry
in Post 5, Youth
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on August 22, 2014
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Track attendance for events, monitor attendance trends over time by gender and school, and create smart filtered groups for powerful communication

One Vital Question that will Transform Your Teaching
in Post 5, Youth
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on August 22, 2014
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Do the work of connecting these to students’ lives in new and compelling ways—ways that make them…

10 Of The Biggest Lies Students Hear Before They Get To College
in Education, Post 5
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on August 22, 2014
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We’ve collected some of the best answers

Teen Trends: Summer of 2014
in Post 2, Trends Studies
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on August 21, 2014
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Dave Rozman

3 Things You Will Want to Have Ready for Parents
in Post, Youth
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on August 21, 2014
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A few things I have found to be helpful as you get ready to kick off the new school year

New Toyota Minivan Will Make It Easier For Drivers To Yell At Their Kids
in Media Entertainment, Post 4
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on August 21, 2014
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Driver Easy Speak, a system that amplifies parents’ voices, enabling them to be heard over kids’ screaming

Why Peer-To-Peer Selling Is Taking Off And What Companies Can Learn From It
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on August 21, 2014
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Selling is not just a way of for teens to monetize their social networks; it’s also a way to finally make money from their popularity

Consumerism: Ways Brands Can Harness The Wonderful Power Of Teens
in Post 2, Trends Studies
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on August 21, 2014
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Why inspiring your consumers to volunteer may be the best thing your brand ever does

What You Should Know About Gen Z And Branded Video
in Post, Trends Studies
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on August 21, 2014
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Gen Z includes those born after 1995 (some say 2000s), which accounts for 2 billion people worldwide

Student Punished For Saying "Bless You"
in Post 5, Youth
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on August 21, 2014
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“She said that we’re not going to have godly speaking in her class and that’s when I said we have a constitutional right,”

Lip Cosmetics Leap With Glossy Sales
in Post 5, Trends Studies
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on August 21, 2014
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Sales say it all…nearly one-third (32%) of lip product users ages 18-24 are looking for intense lip colors

Internet Pulls Ahead Of TV
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on August 21, 2014
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These numbers underscore the direction that media consumption is headed in — and it’s a digital one

Mom Comes Up With An app That Locks Her Kids’ Phones Until They Call Her Back
in Media Entertainment, Post 4
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on August 20, 2014
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“Now you have their attention. Ignore No More is an easy to install app that gives you control over your children’s phones.”

Teen Siblings Create App to Monitor Police Activity
in Media Entertainment, Post 4
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on August 20, 2014
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There is a “Know Your Rights” tab that summarizes what your rights are when you are stopped by the police…

Lament for a Son....Book
in Post 3, Youth
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on August 20, 2014
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A glimpse into a parent’s nightmare while extending grace to those who care enough to simply sit beside them on the “mourning bench.”

Team Sports Are Taking Over Kids’ Lives
in Media Entertainment, Post 2
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on August 20, 2014
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“Stay on your side of the Google calendar. I’m taking back my family time!”

When Sports and Family Time Conflict, Speak Up
in Media Entertainment, Post 2
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on August 20, 2014
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“Family and academics are more important than sports, until sports conflict, then sports win.”

How2 Plan for Your Ministry’s Success
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on August 20, 2014
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The 6 Phases of Planning a 12 to 18 month Calendar

The Summit - November 7-8 Register Today!
in Post, Youth
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on August 20, 2014
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A new type of youth ministry conference combining TED talks with workshops where participants can dive deeply

Flashback: Back To School Prep
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on August 20, 2014
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Here is a quick look at some of the things that you should consider as you get ready to start your fall programming and ministry

How to Lead and Leverage the Opportunities in Difficult Times
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by PhilBell

4 Components Of The Perfect Youth Ministry Format
in Post 5, Youth
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on August 20, 2014
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By embracing flexibility in your youth ministry’s format you prevent frustration and allow room for growth

What Does It Mean To Take A Middle Schooler Seriously?
in Post, Youth
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on August 19, 2014
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I think it means two things…

5 Keys To Effective Campus Ministry
in Post 4, Youth
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on August 19, 2014
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So, how do you really do campus ministry effectively? Where do you start?

Media...Body Image Map And Mirror For Our Kids...
in Post 3, Youth
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on August 19, 2014
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By Walt Mueller

Iowa Students To Wear Heart Rate Monitors In Gym Class
in Education, Post 2
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on August 19, 2014
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“I no longer have to grade students just by looking at them. Now I know if they are really working,”

Grief and Mourning in Youth Ministry (part 1)
in Slider, Youth
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on August 19, 2014
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Chris Schaffner

Grief and Mourning in Youth Ministry (part 2)
in Slider, Youth
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on August 19, 2014
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Chris Schaffner

How Generation Z Differs from Generation Y
in Slider, Youth
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on August 19, 2014
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Tim Elmore

Three Things I Learned This Summer
in Post, Youth
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on August 19, 2014
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Casey is 17 years old and a member of a Vision 2 Hear WAVE Team. The Youth Culture Report is a ministry of V2H

Trial Of Texas Father Accused Of Shooting Driver Who Killed 2 Sons
in Media Entertainment, Post 4
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on August 18, 2014
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The Trial raises legal, moral issues

New Football Movie: Character Trumps Winning
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on August 18, 2014
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by Rusty Wright

Anti-Bullying Advocates Help Students
in Education, Post 3
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on August 18, 2014
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Students helping students

Study Finds Online Bullying Creates Off-Line Fear At School
in Post 3, Trends Studies
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on August 18, 2014
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Online victimization has offline consequences…negative effects for students, including fear of victimization

Aggressive Behavior Increases Teen Drinking
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on August 18, 2014
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by Jim Liebelt

Part Time Teen Job Means Better Earnings Later In Life
in Post, Trends Studies
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on August 18, 2014
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by Jim Liebelt

Bobby Jindal: Your Kid Deserves Better Than Common Core
in Education, Post 5
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on August 18, 2014
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That decisions about testing should come from parents and teachers at the local, not the federal, level

The Giver
in Media Entertainment, Post 5
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on August 18, 2014
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Movie review

‘The Giver’ Graphically Shows the Consequences of Big Government Domination
in Media Entertainment, Post 5
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on August 18, 2014
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“The Giver,” the government has gone to great lengths to hide the idea of liberty from the citizens of its pre-determined, utopian society

Flashback: Stronger Father-Son Relationships Curtail Youth Delinquency
in Post 4, Trends Studies
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on August 18, 2014
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“To protect children from harm, we believe that nothing takes the place of good parenting,”

Federal Court Strikes Down Obamacare Mandate For Christian College
in Education, Post 4
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on August 17, 2014
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The court did the right thing in striking down the Obamacare abortion-pill mandate as it applies to Louisiana College’s health insurance coverage

Can You Hear Me Now Part 7
in Post 3, Youth
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on August 17, 2014
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George Lockhart

USDA: School Bake Sales Still Legal In America
in Media Entertainment, Post 2
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on August 17, 2014
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“It is important to note that USDA has no role in regulating foods brought from home,”

People Now Putting Their Video Game Skills on Resumes
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on August 17, 2014
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…using video game skills in job applications seems to be just one more example of the digital world bleeding into real life

Robin Williams: Behind Our Masks
in Post 5, Youth
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on August 17, 2014
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Trevor: from The Youth Culture Report

82% Of Children Repeating Sexualised Lyrics Or Copying Provocative Dance Moves
in Post 5, Trends Studies
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on August 17, 2014
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Some children aged five or younger know the context of the song lyrics they’re singing….

Flashback: Dear Youth Ministry Veterans
in Post 5, Youth
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on August 17, 2014
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By Leneita Fix

Mom Arrested for Swearing in Front of Kids
in Media Entertainment, Post 5
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on August 16, 2014
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Her husband kept squishing the bread with the frozen pizza

Viral Video Demonstrates Impact Of Swearing In Media On Families
in Media Entertainment, Post 5
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on August 16, 2014
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This poor family gets shot with 3,192 paintballs in 5.3seconds to prove a powerful…

12 Things That Don't Make Sense As Teens But Totally Do As Adults
in Media Entertainment, Post 5
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on August 16, 2014
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Not everything you hear as a teenager makes sense. But once you’re a little older, it clicks more

Can You Hear Me Now Part 6
in Post 3, Youth
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on August 15, 2014
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George Lockhart of The Youth Culture Report

Can You Hear Me Now Part 5
in Post 3, Youth
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on August 15, 2014
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George Lockhart of The Youth Culture Report

Can You Hear Me Now Part 4
in Post 3, Youth
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on August 15, 2014
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George Lockhart of The Youth Culture Report

Take The Failures From Camp And Turn Them Into Improvement
in Post, Youth
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on August 15, 2014
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Youth Ministry Veteran Tip: Turn Questions into Content

How To Manage Unhappy Volunteers
in Post 4, Youth
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on August 15, 2014
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Unhappy volunteers is part of leading and it’s inevitable. Here’s a few ideas