Tag Archive for Child

Cost Of Raising A Child In The U.S....

on January 14, 2017 by

The estimated average costs of raising a child born in 2015 through age 17 has risen to $233,610, a 3-percent increase from…

Worried About Screen Time?

on January 7, 2017 by

Don’t Let Kids Go It Alone

Real Parents, Real Talk About Kids And...

on December 6, 2016 by

Research continues to provide some answers on how parents are navigating this world

Melania Trump: We Must Teach Our...

on November 4, 2016 by

“We need to teach our youth kindness, honesty, respect, compassion, charity, understanding,” Melania said. “Our culture has gotten too mean.”

15% Of Sixth Graders Commit Cyber Abuse

on October 23, 2016 by

They have perpetrated at least one form of abuse toward a dating partner through technology

US Kids Among Least Fit In The World

on October 13, 2016 by

Top 5, Tanzania, Iceland, Estonia, Norway and Japan. The least fit country: Mexico

5 Reasons To Attend The First Ever...

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Ministering To Your Grandchild Beyond 80...

on September 13, 2016 by

The Legacy Coalition

Why Every Parent Should Suffer A Total...

on September 1, 2016 by

What surfing taught a school principal about raising stronger kids

Study Says Kids Understand Smartphones...

on June 30, 2016 by

Children are more proficient in operating a smartphone than in completing basic everyday tasks

Yelling Dads Make Teenage Behavior Worse

on June 11, 2016 by

How fathers interact with their children when disciplining them, has links to aggressive and delinquent behavior in later life.

China Kids Climb 2,625-Foot Ladder To...

on May 29, 2016 by

A series of dramatic photos showing kids putting their lives on the line by climbing a 2,625-foot bamboo ladder to and from…

Values: COPPA’s Amended Rules And Your...

on May 8, 2016 by

The Federal Trade Commission amended rules rules to better protect children. Here’s what you need to know.

Why Revisionism Matters

on May 4, 2016 by

How does this play into kids and youth ministry?

The 4 Keys To A Dynamic Confirmation...

on May 4, 2016 by

How to Create A More Enrichening Experience

Think Divorce Doesn’t Hurts Kids?...

on April 28, 2016 by

Of all the ways a divorce negatively impacts a child’s life, the impact on their religious life may be the most detrimental…

Gender Ideology Harms Children

on April 16, 2016 by

The move to indoctrinate children with the idea that they can pick their gender amounts to child abuse

UK Sex Education: Children Warned Of...

on April 14, 2016 by

Sex education has placed such a strong emphasis on how to avoid pregnancy, and some are leaving it too late

5 Things You Should Do to Help Avoid...

on February 13, 2016 by

KidMin leaders DO experience burnout at a high level…

The Extraordinary Way First-Graders...

on February 9, 2016 by

Zejd is deaf and didn’t know sign language, and no one at his school could communicate with him

Christian Girl Who Fled ISIS Selected To...

on January 26, 2016 by

Since her performance was published on Youtube, over 18 million people have watched her sing

Too Much Too Soon?

on January 13, 2016 by

Preschoolers play less and learn more…may be paradoxically hurting their progress

Short Film To Teach Men What Manliness...

on January 13, 2016 by

A boy will spend more time watching TV by 6 yrs old than he will spend talking to his father in his…

If You Want To Ensure Your Kids Will Be...

on January 12, 2016 by

Teach your kids that connections are more important than commitment

One Of The Biggest Problems In Our...

on January 12, 2016 by

As a dad you are your sons first hero and your daughters first love

Disney Device To Manage Family Internet...

on December 18, 2015 by

I think it will allow families to take more control at what their kids are doing online

Value: Kid-Safe Messaging Apps

on December 18, 2015 by

So how can we give them freedom while keeping them safe from inappropriate content and online predators?

Global Supermarkets Selling Shrimp...

on December 15, 2015 by

U.S. customs records show the shrimp made its way into the supply chains of major U.S. food stores and retailers

“The Fallout From Over-Programming...

on December 14, 2015 by

Part 1

Over-Scheduled Children And The Freedom...

on December 14, 2015 by

Part 2

Netflix Helps Parents With bedtime Wars

on November 6, 2015 by

Netflix launches 5-minute videos for kids who refuse bedtime

20% Of Church-goers No Longer Attend...

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“Among those with children who attended church before the separation, 35 percent say at least one child no longer attends,”

Brace Yourself, Social Media Is Headed...

on September 30, 2015 by

I assumed that until my kids hit high school, I wouldn’t have to deal with it. I was wrong.

School District Bans ‘Tag’...

on September 25, 2015 by

Emotional safety?…The school promotes competitive sports like football

You Tuber Lured Teenage Boys To Expose...

on September 23, 2015 by

Viral Video: The boys had already been made aware of the dangers by their parents and still fell into the trap

How To Reach Your Grandkids With The...

on September 17, 2015 by

Sam Luce

How To Reach Your Grandkids With The...

on September 17, 2015 by

Sam Luce

Nothing Says Stability As A Grandparent

on September 17, 2015 by

What are the four areas in which youth succeed when this important relationship is strong?

Getting Your Elementary Aged Child To To...

on September 16, 2015 by

4 Tips To Actually Getting Them To Want To Listen To What You Say

Internet Safety: Discover 5 Ways To Make...

on September 15, 2015 by

Common Sense Media

Kids Are Blunt When They Talk About Why...

on August 31, 2015 by

“Don’t get a divorce. It’s really hard on the kids. They don’t understand what is happening.”

5 Things You’ll Never Regret

on August 24, 2015 by

by Carey Nieuwhof

Parents Who Overvalue Kids May Be...

on August 23, 2015 by

Jim Liebelt

Study: Child Care Doesn’t Make...

on August 21, 2015 by

Study, which includes the parents of 939 children, focused on the time spent in nurseries at ages six months, one, two, three…

Why Pushing Kids To Learn Too Much Too...

on August 20, 2015 by

The nationwide push to teach children increasingly more complex concepts at earlier ages is likely counterproductive

Flashback: A Cell Phone Contract To Help...

on August 14, 2015 by

This cell phone contract emerged from the research we conducted..Making Your House a Hub of Faith

Man And Daughter Pretend To Be Homeless,...

on August 11, 2015 by

Sometimes those who have less, are the ones who…

Study Reveals Parents Often Misgauge How...

on August 8, 2015 by

Parents assume their young kids are happy and their teenagers are sad. They’re wrong.

Looks Like Some Kids Are Using Makeup...

on August 6, 2015 by

Applying makeup has shifted from a teenage rite of passage…in a selfie-obsessed culture

Book: It’s Just A Phase So Don’t...

on August 5, 2015 by

So leaders and parents can connect God’s love and forgiveness to the heart of the next generation

“Restuarants Targeting Tweens For...

on July 28, 2015 by

Restaurants are going all out to attract Tweens. What are our churches doing specifically for them

Uk: Teens Are Less Likely To Have Smoked...

on July 25, 2015 by

The annual Health and Social Care Information Centre survey of 6,000 pupils aged 11 to 15

Key to a Kid’s Success

on June 27, 2015 by

Emotional Intelligence?

Sex Ed, Sex Shops and Small Fry

on June 8, 2015 by

The Progressive Solution to Properly Developing Our Children

More Research Finds Helicopter Parenting...

on June 6, 2015 by

Jim Liebelt

9 Children’s Ministry People To Follow...

on May 29, 2015 by

Are you missing out on the great content from ministry leaders

5 Volunteers You May Be Missing

on May 29, 2015 by

behind-the-scenes, indispensable ministry roles you may never have thought of for your children’s ministry

Parenting Teenagers Part 4: Owning Their...

on May 25, 2015 by

by Sandra Stanley

20 Tweets That Perfectly Sum Up...

on May 21, 2015 by

Here’s real tweets from dads and moms that describe parenting

Siblings Shut Down School Bus Bully With...

on May 20, 2015 by

Pastor-Dad of second-graders describes how his kids stopped harassment

Bedtime-Story Privilege?

on May 8, 2015 by

Professor: If You Read To Your Kids, You’re ‘Unfairly Disadvantaging’ Others

Fathers Have Big Influence On Teens&...

on May 7, 2015 by

Nearly 4,000 boys and girls answered questionnaires about their own drinking

3 Questions All Parents With Young...

on May 6, 2015 by

A few important questions to help guide you on the journey of raising kids

Obama Discourages ‘Lazy’ Kids From...

on May 1, 2015 by

“Particularly for the young ladies here, I want you guys to make sure that you look at math and science,”

Short-Sighted Children Blamed On Indoor...

on April 24, 2015 by

Sedentary lifestyles are bad for the eyes as well as the waistline

Kid Rips Up Allowance After His Mom...

on April 21, 2015 by

What would your reaction be?

Love Thyself? Coddling Parents May Make...

on April 20, 2015 by

A new study links narcissism and self-esteem to parents’ treatment of their children

Can A Kayak Help You Be A Better Parent?

on April 19, 2015 by

Don’t wait to connect w your kids later. Imagine the end, and start connecting now!

Helicopter Parents Ruin Massive Easter...

on April 12, 2015 by

Chaos unfolds, kids sob

Family Stress Linked To Adolescent...

on April 11, 2015 by

There is a relationship between long-term exposure to three specific types of family stressors and children becoming obese by the time they…

Flashback: Raising Adults

on April 10, 2015 by

by Reggie Joiner

Learning To Love Our Bodies

on April 9, 2015 by

I have a pre-teen daughter. She doesn’t think she is beautiful and it breaks my heart

Study Reveals Shocking Effect Of Poverty...

on April 2, 2015 by

The researchers studied nearly 1,100 individuals between the ages of 3 and 20,

Making Time For Kids?

on April 2, 2015 by

Study says quality trumps quantity

Bill Banning Smoking In Car With Kids...

on April 1, 2015 by

…illegal for anyone in a car with a child under 13 present to smoke tobacco products

Kid’s Choice Winner Angelina Jolie...

on March 31, 2015 by

Different is good. When someone tells you that you are different, smile and hold your head up and be proud

India WAVE Conference Day 1

on March 15, 2015 by

V2H and The Youth Culture Report Ministries

Why I’m A Big Fan Of Kid Boredom!

on February 20, 2015 by

“Plugged-In” Generation can’t stand boredom. Maybe it’s because we might be doing too much…

Same-Sex Households Reveals Kids Do Best...

on February 18, 2015 by

Appears to be the largest yet on the matter of same-sex households and children’s emotional outcomes

Churches Oppose Three-Person Baby Plan

on February 4, 2015 by

The ethics of the issue should be properly discussed before a decision was made

Incredibly Popular App With Kids That...

on February 3, 2015 by

There are lots of trolls and creeps that comment

Turn Kids’ Artwork Into Custom Photo...

on January 30, 2015 by

Soon, friends of hers were asking if she’d make them a book, too, for their own kids’ art, and the small business…

What Preschoolers Need Most From Their...

on January 28, 2015 by

…and a few things they don’t need

Teens Losing Zzzs

on January 15, 2015 by

The Effects of Their Sleep-Deprivation Lasts Way Past Lunch

Why These Young Boys Were Asked To Slap...

on January 15, 2015 by

Eye-opening video showing how children respond to violence against women

The Lost Practice Of Catechisms For...

on January 7, 2015 by

…they would be memorized and used for Christian growth and training

New City Catechism For Kids

on January 7, 2015 by

A joint adult and children’s catechism consisting of 52 questions and answers adapted by Timothy Keller


on January 6, 2015 by

Renewing Our Culture

Needlepoint Will Be 2015’s Big...

on January 1, 2015 by

Great Kids Ministry Activity

7 Social Media Trends Your Children&...

on December 25, 2014 by

Here’s some recent trends that will help your children’s ministry stay current in the world of social media

Merry Christmas: Expectancy

on December 21, 2014 by

George Lockhart

Trendy Shoes Use GPS So Parents Can Keep...

on December 9, 2014 by

For parents, the app doubles as a social network where they can communicate with other parents and share tips on how to…

Here’s How One Clever 7-Year-Old...

on December 3, 2014 by

Green, a cryptography and computer security professor at Johns Hopkins University, woke up early Tuesday morning to his son…

Find the Critic’s Kernel of Truth

on December 2, 2014 by

Axioms For Children’s Ministry

In Life And Death…Give Thanks

on December 1, 2014 by

We are called to give thanks in all situations but I am struggling to give thanks to God in the face of…

If I’m Good, Will God Love Me More?

on December 1, 2014 by

God’s love isn’t performance based

EU Study Reveals Children’s Risks...

on November 29, 2014 by

They have been studying the online behaviour of children aged 9-16 since 2006…children are now more likely to be exposed to

UK: School Lambasts ‘Snowplough&...

on November 29, 2014 by

“snowplough” parents are so over-protective of their offspring that the children end up unable to deal with failure

In Life And Death…Give Thanks

on November 27, 2014 by

In Life And Death…Give Thanks


“The boat is on fire!!  Do you see it?” That is what I told my wife as we…

Girls Get ‘Normal’ Barbie With Acne...

on November 23, 2014 by

“She looks like my sister,”