Two Items To Send With Every New College Student
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Sending off a college student for the first time can spark strong—and competing—feelings

US Is Less Racist Under Trump Than Obama
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on August 26, 2019
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Conducting a running study that measures the racial attitudes of 2,500 randomly selected Americans since 2008

4 Tips To Partner With Parents In Your Ministry
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on August 26, 2019
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(Even when you are not one)

Digital Pop Stars Blur Line Between Virtual And Reality
in Media Entertainment, Post 2
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on August 26, 2019
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Pop star created by Sony Music gives concerts, supported behind the scenes by a voice artist wearing a motion suit.

High School Principal Whose Kickoff Catch Went Viral
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on August 26, 2019
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Catching a kickoff ball and earning the football team a day off from practice

LGBT: School Undermined Catholic Parents Rights & Faith
in Education, Post 4
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on August 26, 2019
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School staff, however, reportedly did not follow the policy.

First Death Tied To Lung Injury From Vaping
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on August 26, 2019
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From June 28-Aug. 20 CDC officials updated its tally of such cases (illness) to 193, spread across 22 states

1 In 8 Teen Girls Faces 'Reproductive Coercion'
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on August 26, 2019
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Reproductive coercion is a form of abuse in which a girl or woman is pressured into   pregnancy from a male partner

Hungary Sees Abortion Numbers Plunge...
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on August 26, 2019
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with rise of pro-family policies

Are Athletic Girls Eating Enough?
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on August 11, 2019
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Young females who eat too little risk menstrual irregularity, weak bones and eating disorders

legalized Pot Opens Teens2Other Forms Of Consumption
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on August 11, 2019
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The bad news is that other modes of ingestion — edibles and dabbing, especially — can be risky due to higher levels of potency

14-year-old Girl Fires Gun To Protect Her Older Sisters
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on August 11, 2019
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She fired the gun in the general direction of the intruders which made them leave the property

Pedophile Jeffrey Epstein Dead
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on August 10, 2019
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Epstein Dead

My Child Was Caught Viewing Porn!
in Post 2, Youth
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on August 10, 2019
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What Do I Do?

How To Not Embarrass Your Teen
in Post 3, Youth
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on August 10, 2019
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You’re going to embarrass your teenager on some level in some way

When A Student Comes Out To You
in Post, Youth
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on August 9, 2019
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More students want to meet and talk about same-sex attraction. We have moved from “my friend” is struggling with this, to “I” struggle

Leading Adolescents Through Their Teenage Years
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on August 9, 2019
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The paradox is—they are pulled toward both individualism and interdependence.

'School Prayer Zone' Road Signs In SC
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on August 9, 2019
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She’s hopeful they’ll encourage people to pray for students and teachers, and in her words, “create a wall of prayer around the schools.

Young Americans Trust College Professors More Than..U
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on August 8, 2019
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A revealing new survey from the Pew Research Center shows where Americans age 18-29 put their trust

UK: Christians No Longer Allowed To Lead Library Time
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on August 8, 2019
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They have been told that after eight years, because of songs being sung about Bible stories in the local government building.

NF Scored A No. 1 Spot On Album Charts Over Chance
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on August 8, 2019
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He doesn’t call himself a Christian artist, NF first signed with Capitol Christian Music Group in 2014 and has collaborated with TobyMac of DC Talk and Flame

Vast Majority Of Mass Shooters Have A father Missing
in Post, Trends Studies
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on August 7, 2019
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and its dismissal of marriage as an institution that’s crucial to the health and well-being of children

Reflect On Joshua Harris’s Deconversion
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on August 7, 2019
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It would give us great joy to see our friend return to the gospel he proclaimed, the Bible he affirmed, and the Jesus he held out to others

Create Intentional Moments For Your Family To Connect
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on August 7, 2019
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Back to School Plan

The Newer, Socially Conscious Version Of Playboy
in Media Entertainment, Post 3
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on August 4, 2019
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The magazine now reaches “a couple hundred thousand” subscribers

Flashback: Hugh Hefner Media And Cultural Pioneer
in Post 4, Youth
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on August 4, 2019
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Hefner’s message of “sexual freedom” without borders and boundaries continues to flourish

"Navigating LGBTQ Issues"
in Post 3, Youth
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on August 4, 2019
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…they bring Gospel-centered sense to the head-spinning conversations and debates regarding sexuality and gender

More Than 20% Of Millennials Claim To Have No Friends
in Post 2, Trends Studies
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on August 4, 2019
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Strong social relationships support mental health, and that..reduced stress and less cardiovascular activation

Teenagers Hiring A Life Coach
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on August 4, 2019
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a 280% year-on-year surge in life coach bookings on its site, with 54% made by those aged 18 to 22. In its 2017

How to Strategically Scope and Sequence your Year
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on July 27, 2019
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Dan Istvanik

Why young people abandoned the faith
in Post 2, Youth
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on July 27, 2019
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More and more parents and churches are recognizing that students are not prepared for the challenges that college often brings

Teen Girl And Dad Reel In 700-Pound Tuna
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on July 27, 2019
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After she and her dad took turns reeling it in for 10 hours Friday

Connecting With Parents During The Summer
in Post 3, Youth
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on July 26, 2019
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When was the last time you went out of your way to meet with a parent, when their teen wasn’t in any trouble?

Youth Ministry Summer Reading List
in Post, Youth
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on July 26, 2019
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As a result of years of research and writing, there are so many great books available that allow us to be mentored by some of youth ministry’s best and brightest. We can learn from their pitfalls and their triumphs

Looking For Ways To Disciple Your Kids This Summer?
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on July 26, 2019
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Heather Molendyk

19 Of 22 Indicted MS-13 For Murders Are Illegal Aliens
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on July 25, 2019
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The defendants allegedly cut the heart out of the victim’s body

Cartel Recruitment Of Teens On Rise Near Texas Border
in Post 2, Trends Studies
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on July 25, 2019
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The golf cartel is recruiting young teens because they won’t be sent to prison

New Phones For The Next Billion Users Aren’t Smart
in Media Entertainment, Post 4
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on July 25, 2019
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From the Ivory Coast to India are connecting to the web on a new breed of device that only costs about $25

For Kids, Free Time Equals Screen Time...Not Anymore
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on July 23, 2019
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Parents to make lists of real-world activities, such as making slime, having water fights and riding bikes

Longevity In YTH Ministry
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on July 23, 2019
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This is the latest article in the AG News on ythology and…thoughts on longevity in YTH ministry

Concert Festival: This Is For Us, Treat It Like Church
in Media Entertainment, Post 3
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on July 23, 2019
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‘Put your phones down, you don’t need to share this with anybody’

suspending students from school can..Negative & harmful
in Education, Post 4
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on July 21, 2019
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May do more harm than good and could result in more crime in schools, neighborhoods, and communities

Nationwide study: teen 'sexting' has good news, bad news
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on July 21, 2019
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The good news is that adolescent “sexting” is not at epidemic levels as reported in some media headlines

 

Trump Vouched For Jailed Rapper A$AP Rocky
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on July 21, 2019
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Post Malone, Sean ‘Diddy’ Combs, Nicki Minaj, Meek Mill and Justin Bieber have taken to voice their support for Mayers.

The Future Of The City Is Childless
in Post, Trends Studies
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on July 20, 2019
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Young families have found staying put with school-age children more difficult

How To Help Your Former Teens Grow After High School
in Post 3, Youth
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on July 20, 2019
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The first two years of their post-high school life has so much change; it can knock them off their spiritual journey

Turn Your Kid’s Drawing Into Unique Jewelry
in Media Entertainment, Post
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on July 20, 2019
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How parents would do just anything to keep their kids’ artworks forever

Social Media: Dying For The Perfect Picture
in Slider, Trends Studies
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on July 20, 2019
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Tourists reportedly hospitalized after swimming in Instagram-famous ‘toxic dump’ in Spain

How Faith Heritage Relates To Faith Practice
in Post 2, Youth
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on July 19, 2019
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The idea of beliefs that transcend generations is beautiful, but is it also beneficial?

Students Surprised Obama Deported More Criminal Aliens
in Education, Post 4
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on July 19, 2019
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We are a nation of laws. Undocumented workers broke our immigration laws.

YouTube Star 'Ninja' Thanks Mom For Choosing Life
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on July 19, 2019
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A lot of the doctors told my mom that I had…a number of diseases, and that I should be aborted

When A Student Fails To Show Up
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on July 18, 2019
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I don’t know about you, but I often feel like I’m not cool enough to warrant time with many of the students in my few. Every year I

The One Thing Your Kid Needs Before Starting College
in Post 2, Youth
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on July 18, 2019
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Helping your child transition from one phase to the next is never easy

Digital Distractions
in Post 3, Youth
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on July 18, 2019
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How to Help Your Kids Dodge Digital Distractions

“Generation Screen” And Self-esteem
in Post, Youth
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on July 17, 2019
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For ways to build self-esteem with the screen generation

The reality of millennials Who Rely on Parents For Money
in Post 2, Trends Studies
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on July 17, 2019
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‘I pay for lunch at work, and I pay for my Netflix account’

Man Beaten To Death After Stealing Car With Kids Inside
in Media Entertainment, Post 4
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on July 17, 2019
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Drove her child — and both of her boyfriend’s children — to the pizza place where her partner worked

Youthmin: Self Promotion And The Call To Humility
in Post, Youth
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on July 15, 2019
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Help me to humble myself before Thee by seeing the vanity of honor as a conceit of men’s minds

Senate Hearing Uncovers Sexploitation In Apps And Social Media
in Media Entertainment, Post 2
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on July 15, 2019
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Children without stable families will be left vulnerable until these companies take a more proactive approach to protection

Protecting Kids From Porn
in Post 3, Youth
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on July 15, 2019
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Six dangerous to teach your kids about porn

What’s Hot ?
in Media Entertainment, Post 4
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on July 14, 2019
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A weekly listing of hot cultural items from the Internet, music, television and movies

Teens ‘Mocked’ By Their Parents At Risk For Bullying
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on July 14, 2019
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New evidence suggests that adolescent bullying and victimization may have origins in the home. Many bullies have parents who are hostile, punitive and rejecting

Teens Risk Seizures, Coma When They Use ‘Synthetic Pot’
in Post, Trends Studies
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on July 14, 2019
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Teens who use Spice, K2 or other synthetic marijuana products may risk medical harm, including coma and seizures

Helping Teens Fall In Love With A Familiar God
in Post 2, Youth
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on July 12, 2019
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How will these teens fall in love with a God they’ve been arranged to love from their birth?

Advice I’d Give Myself If I Were Starting Over As A Dad
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on July 12, 2019
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Reggie Joiner

What Every Tween Girl Needs From Her Mom
in Post 4, Youth
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on July 12, 2019
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Here are a few things my mentors have taught me that I’d love to pass along to you

Reducing Moral Hazards With Students
in Education, Post
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on July 11, 2019
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We see more and more of these moral hazards happening before our very eyes

Gay Girl, Good God
in Post 2, Youth
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on July 11, 2019
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The story of who I was  and who God has always been

Americans Vastly Overestimate LGBT Population
in Post 3, Trends Studies
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on July 11, 2019
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Nearly 1 in 4 Americans are gay or lesbian. In reality, the number is much closer to 1 in 20

Teens Exchange Nude Selfies...
in Media Entertainment, Post 3
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on July 9, 2019
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Now, one must register as a sex offender

Suicide Rates Soaring Among Black Teens
in Post, Trends Studies
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on July 9, 2019
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Suicide deaths among black females aged 13 to 19 rose 182% between 2001 and 2017

Sex Offender Jeffrey Epstein Arrested
in Media Entertainment, Post 2
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on July 9, 2019
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.”Epstein intentionally sought out minors and knew that many of his victims were in fact under the age of 18.”

All School And No Work...New Norm For Teens
in Post, Trends Studies
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on July 8, 2019
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Teenagers (16–19-year-olds) have shifted away from working or seeking work, with a total decline in teen labor force participation of 15.9 percentage points from 2000 to 2018.

Early, Regular Cannabis Use Seen To Alter Brain Region
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on July 8, 2019
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Early and regular cannabis use by youth and alterations in brain circuits that support aspects of executive functioning

Pot Use By U.S. Teens Has Jumped 10-fold Since 1990s
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on July 8, 2019
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As society relaxes its rules around marijuana, U.S. teens seem to be responding by using the drug in much bigger numbers than a generation ago

Tuning Into Emotions Can Prevent Depressive Symptoms
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on July 7, 2019
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Teens who can describe their negative emotions in precise and nuanced ways are less likely to experience depressive symptoms after stressful life events

Neuroscience: Why Instagram Is So Bad For Teen Girls
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on July 7, 2019
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In the age of smartphones, social media, followers, and likes, reward-seeking behaviors in teens is increasingly associated with approval online. Instagram has been engineered to keep teen girls engaged longer and coming back for more

Teens With Strong Connections At Home...Healthier Adults
in Post 4, Youth
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on July 7, 2019
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Teens who feel understood by their parents and teachers may grow up to be healthier adults

4 Things To Do When Starting A New Position
in Post, Youth
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on July 5, 2019
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I am a little anxious walking into this new role but so excited to see how God will work in this new position

Yankees 16 Year Old Too Good To Be True?
in Media Entertainment, Post 2
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on July 5, 2019
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“It was a bit shocking and very impressive,’’ Yankees international scouting director Donny Rowland said of watching

'Mini AOC' Ends Parody After Receiving 'Death Threats,'
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on July 5, 2019
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AOC…crying over little more than a few police officers and an empty parking lot

3 Barriers To Spiritual Growth Faced By Teens Today
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on July 3, 2019
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For Christian teenagers, growth in godliness sometimes tends to take a back seat if someone’s not behind them really speaking in their ear and reminding them

A Call To Teenagers To Be Free
in Post, Youth
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on July 3, 2019
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John Piper

Let’s Hear It For The Average Child
in Post 4, Trends Studies
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on July 3, 2019
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To the student who does all the homework in his hardest subject and turns it in promptly…But

My Quiet Times Are Anything But Quiet
in Post 3, Youth
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on July 3, 2019
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I have come to believe that many women are not reading their Bibles consistently

The Tyranny Of Summer Expectations
in Post 2, Youth
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on July 3, 2019
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Am I worried that I’m messing them up? Absolutely

How To Talk To Young People About Doubt
in Post, Youth
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on July 3, 2019
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Dr. Kara Powell

Becoming A Dad
in Post, Youth
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on July 3, 2019
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10 Things I wish someone had told me before fatherhood

No Teen Is Too Far Gone
in Post 2, Youth
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on July 3, 2019
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There is more grace in Christ than there is sin in the greatest of prodigals

When Motherhood Feels Like Death
in Post 3, Youth
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on July 3, 2019
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The endless, nebulous work of motherhood…

The First 60 Days Of A New Job
in Post, Youth
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on June 25, 2019
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Pray that I stick to these things as I begin to learn this new church culture and learn… just learn.

Sexting can ruin a relationship
in Post 2, Trends Studies
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on June 25, 2019
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There are some surprising consequences of hitting send on that sexy picture

Nipsey Hussle Movement Crips And Bloods...Peace Talks
in Media Entertainment, Post 3
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on June 25, 2019
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A tentative cease-fire

BET Awards: Tyler Perry Powerful, Uplifting Speech
in Media Entertainment, Post
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on June 24, 2019
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When he was 11 or 12, his route to school took him past “pimps, prostitutes” and through a graveyard

BET Awards 2019
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on June 24, 2019
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The List

Teen Sexting, Risky Behavior And Mental Health...Linked
in Post 4, Trends Studies
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on June 24, 2019
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Teen sexting is associated with mental health issues and risky behavior, according to a new study

Teen Vogue: Sex Work Is ok.....For Teens?
in Post, Youth
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on June 24, 2019
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God’s good gift of sexuality is being distorted and denigrated in a variety of ways. What was once unthinkable is now normalized

When Should Kids Get Smartphones?
in Post 2, Trends Studies
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on June 24, 2019
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We asked a group of 1,000 Americans, including men and women of all ages, when kids should get smartphones

What’s Hot
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on June 23, 2019
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A weekly listing of hot cultural items from the Internet, music, television and movies.