Tag Archive for culture

Coronavirus Stress: More Booze, Pot,...

on April 7, 2020 by

People will survive Covid-19, more of them might emerge with porn addictions, liver damage and obesity, diabetes

I Think We’re In The Greatest Revival...

on April 7, 2020 by

No better place to find hope than in the Bible and with your families. Spend that time and spend that time in…

Governor To Ban Transgender Athletes In...

on April 3, 2020 by

The bills are called the “Fairness in Women’s Sports Act”

Parents, Police Struggle To Herd The...

on March 20, 2020 by

The adolescent brain is definitely in play as authorities around the globe struggle to keep young people from gathering

Girl, 6, Teaches Bible Verse To Brother...

on March 19, 2020 by

While the world is stocking up on…She realized that it was only his faith that was going to get him through this

Emotional Plea To Young People Ignoring...

on March 19, 2020 by

“I think that’s the problem: they aren’t connecting with their family right now.”

A Generational War Is Brewing Over...

on March 18, 2020 by

Lack of alarm among young people could hinder the fight against the virus

Youth Sports The Decline Of Civility In...

on March 16, 2020 by

The biggest problem with youth sports has been the parents

American Teenagers Are Declaring ...

on March 16, 2020 by

Danny a YouTube prankster. He is proud to have seen it catch on with young people who champion abstinence

Doing Youth Ministry During A Pandemic

on March 15, 2020 by

For our young people, this may add a greater level of anxiety, too.

Gender Transition Clinic ‘Should...

on March 15, 2020 by

UK teen girl wanted to be male; got breasts removed, took testosterone. Now 23, she says doctors should have ‘challenged’ her decision…

Green Bank W. Va. No Cell No Internet No...

on March 15, 2020 by

“I’m happier because now I don’t have social media to give me high expectations of not only myself but everybody else around…

LGBT Teens At High Odds For Physical,...

on March 14, 2020 by

Lesbian, gay and bisexual teens are far more likely than their straight peers to suffer physical and/or sexual violence, new research warns

Snapshot Of A Gen Z Teenager At A...

on March 14, 2020 by

Tim Chau is an 18-year-old Asian-American with more than 4m followers on Instagram.

Pro-Lifers To Follow Planned Parenthood...

on March 10, 2020 by

Planned Parenthood will both make money and market their abortion business. Conflict of interest?

What It Means To Love Others

on March 4, 2020 by

Why Secular Culture, Progressive Christians, and Traditional Christians Disagree on What It Means to Love Others

The Nuclear Family Was a Mistake

on March 3, 2020 by

The family structure we’ve held up as the cultural ideal for the past half century has been a catastrophe for many. It’s…

Schools May Use Kids’ Phones To...

on March 2, 2020 by

Up to 10 schools are looking at installing location-tracking them with accuracy down to 3feet

Kids Shattered By Their Social Media Use

on March 2, 2020 by

I’m an integrative psychotherapist and I work with

Buttigieg Advises 9-Yr-Old Boy How To...

on February 25, 2020 by

It won’t always be easy, but that’s ok because you know who you are…Inspire others to be brave about their sexuality

The ‘Perfect Female’ Body...

on February 22, 2020 by

“Make this the decade you choose to forget what the media says and choose to love your own self as you are,”

Book: Generation Z Unfiltered

on February 21, 2020 by

Facing Nine Hidden Challenges of the Most Anxious Population

Book: The Decadent Society

on February 21, 2020 by

What happens when a rich and powerful society ceases advancing

Gen Z Trends What You Need To Know For...

on February 18, 2020 by

TikTok. Marijuana use. Anxiety. Flexitarian diets. Text message therapy. Mean for our ministries going forward?

10 Questions Churches Should Ask Gen Z

on February 18, 2020 by

Today’s emerging adults have grown up in a different world from prior generations. Consider these four realities

Growing Knowledge

on February 18, 2020 by

Reggie Joiner

Emotional Justin Bieber Wants To ‘...

on February 17, 2020 by

Bieber, himself a teenage singing sensation, appeared close to tears as he spoke about Eilish

Handout: Ways To Reduce Teen Anxiety

on February 17, 2020 by

Require our kids to shut down, shut off, and sleep in their beds without phones overnight

Video: Teens Baffled By Rotary Phone

on February 16, 2020 by

Times have changed. Fun video of teenagers attempting to use a rotary phone

The Church, Royal Family And Today’s...

on February 5, 2020 by

Britain’s royal family isn’t the only institution struggling to retain and empower the next generation

Culture And The 2020 Golden Globes...

on February 5, 2020 by

Culture is both a map and a mirror. It is both directive and reflective. It tells us how to live our life in the world by shaping…

We Need To Talk About Anxiety

on February 4, 2020 by

“Living with anxiety is like being followed by a voice that knows all your insecurities and uses them against you.

Social Media Trends Your Tech Team Needs...

on January 25, 2020 by

Among all social media trends, video dominates in terms of importance

Stress A Teenagers Perspective

on January 25, 2020 by

Learn About Teen Stress From an Actual Teenager

Crime: Sending unsolicited nudes In...

on January 23, 2020 by

California’s new bill would ban the sending of naked photos and lawbreakers may be fined up to $500

9 Leadership Traits We See In Generation...

on January 22, 2020 by

As I survey the kinds of causes Generation Z students have undertaken, I see a pattern

Lonely Kids And The Church

on January 18, 2020 by

young people’s connection to a church seems to have no impact on how lonely they feel. “Attendance alone is not a protective…

4 Ways to help teens struggling with...

on January 17, 2020 by

It’s the second leading cause of death among young people, but what you do as a parent can help!

Preventing Teen Girls From Sex...

on January 14, 2020 by

Preventing Teen Girls From Sex Trafficking His Sister Was Sex-Trafficked for 6 Years. Here’s How He’s Devoted His Life to Fighting It.

MAGA Hat-Wearing Teen Just Got A...

on January 13, 2020 by

It was a shameful example of media outlets..to permanently harm a teenager who never sought the public spotlight

Family: The Power Of The 2-Parent Home...

on January 13, 2020 by

Black children under 18 living in poverty decreases from 45% for mother-only households and 36% for father-only households to just 12% for…

More U.S. Teens Are Vaping Pot

on January 3, 2020 by

As electronic-cigarette use has soared among America’s teens, so have the number vaping marijuana, two new reports indicate

Teen Overdoses From Anxiety Drug Rising

on January 3, 2020 by

Overdosing from benzodiazepines, commonly prescribed anxiety medications, has risen dramatically over the past decade, according

America Becoming Pagan As Christianity...

on January 2, 2020 by

Those who don’t have a religious affiliation are the largest demographic in the U.S. with 23.1% of the population, overtaking the Catholics…

UK: Shock Surge In Adolescent Anorexia

on January 2, 2020 by

Experts blame social media and celebrity diet culture as hospital admissions for under-19s suffering eating disorders DOUBLE in a decade

How Social Media Is Transforming Teens&...

on December 31, 2019 by

How can an increasingly sexualized culture co-exist with less sex among the consumers of that culture?

Choking & Kink Seen As An ‘...

on December 31, 2019 by

…but they’re not without dangers

Book: How Advertising Changes The Way We...

on December 29, 2019 by

We can never be satisfied, because the products we love cannot love us back

Book: Girls Fighting The Addictive Power...

on December 29, 2019 by

Revealing what advertisers know about human nature and how they exploit it to make a profit

Study: Media Use By Tweens And Teens

on December 19, 2019 by

by Common Sense Media

The Teen’s Guide to Social Media &...

on December 18, 2019 by

The Teen’s Guide to Social Media & Mobile Devices 21 Tips to Wise Posting in an Insecure World

Helping Families Survive The Christmas...

on December 16, 2019 by

If we feed into the craziness of the secular Christmas model of life, it will crowd out peace and joy

Helping Families Survive The Christmas...

on December 16, 2019 by

The Care and Feeding of our Souls

Everybody knows that this is a busy time of the year. Shopping, decorating, concerts, parties, etc….

PLANNED PARENTHOOD’S 24/7 TEEN SEX...

on December 2, 2019 by

Planned Parenthood expanded their already significant sex-education efforts with vulnerable and developing children and teens into the world of online technology

Violence & Harassment Against...

on December 2, 2019 by

Here is a list of incidents of violence and threats made against conservatives on campus, or made by leftists in academia, that…

Way To Respond To Teenage Girls’...

on November 30, 2019 by

7 vital strategies parents and leaders can use to respond teenage girls’ stress and anxiety

How Well Do You Know Young People’s...

on November 29, 2019 by

Jonathan McKee

Christian Teenage A.S.M.R. Star

on November 23, 2019 by

Watching his parents’ happy marriage of 20 years has also inspired him. The videos, in turn, present examples of the validation and…

Top Shows Gen Z & Millennials Are...

on November 23, 2019 by

56% of 13-37-year-olds would rather binge watch an entire series at once than watch episodes weekly

2020 Grammy Nominees

on November 20, 2019 by

The complete list

She Tried To Quit Her Phone. She Got...

on November 20, 2019 by

“It was hard for me to admit that maybe life without a phone was a better life for me.”

Free eBook: 9 Ways Socialism Morally...

on November 15, 2019 by

Who suffers the most under socialism. How socialism creates dependence instead of freedom

Flashback: 17 Slang Words

on November 12, 2019 by

A list of 17 popular slang terms and the correct way to use them

Culture: Overreaction Or Interaction?

on November 9, 2019 by
Overreaction or Interaction? Flashback Post…

By Jonathan McKee

“I don’t know why you spend any time looking at pop culture. All you need…

Conservatives Have Happier Families,...

on November 9, 2019 by

Find more meaning in life, happier overall, donate far more money, time to the needy than liberal do.

West’s Conversion Could Be A Cultural...

on November 8, 2019 by

A Christianity that bears no resemblance to the vague spiritualism of Moral Therapeutic Deism that is often associated with celebrity conversions

Fortnite Superstar Banned For Life For...

on November 8, 2019 by

I never thought about the consequences that could happen… I just thought about entertaining you guys

Kanye West: From ‘I Am A God’ To ...

on October 31, 2019 by

Rather than seeing Kanye as a fraud, can we choose to see him as the tax collector? …Please, please pray for me

Here’s What Lecrae Has 2 Say About...

on October 31, 2019 by

“Often people can’t imagine people from the hip-hop community finding Christ,”

Gospel Stars React To Kanye West’s...

on October 31, 2019 by

A genuine reflection of where he is. I hope God continues to work on his heart and he continues to grow in…

Young Transsexuals Seeking To Return To...

on October 29, 2019 by

There is currently no data to reflect the number who may be unhappy in their new gender or who may opt to…

Is Tik Tok Desensitizing Kids?

on October 21, 2019 by

“It’s shocking how these kids expose themselves to be liked or disliked,”

Anxiety The YouthPastors Epidemic

on October 20, 2019 by

How can we help the 20% in our youth ministries who are silently dying?

Beto O’Rourke’s Plan To Destroy...

on October 16, 2019 by

The government…. signaled that Christian schools may soon be treated like racists for …view of marriage

‘Weed Moms’ Are The New &...

on October 16, 2019 by

Marijuana-using moms are stepping out of the shadows and proudly extolling the virtues of cannabis

Elem. Student Against Question Comparing...

on October 12, 2019 by

Leading the curriculum company to apologize and remove the question from their materials

UK: Mandatory “Self-Touching” Class...

on October 11, 2019 by

This sexualisation of our children is just totally inappropriate. They are calling it self-touching and they won’t use the term masturbation

Sesame Street New Puppet Who’s Mom...

on October 11, 2019 by

Sesame Street has introduced the subject matter of addiction, using a bright green puppet named Karli to let young viewers know grown-up…

eBook: 9 Ways Socialism Will Morally...

on September 28, 2019 by

Socialism opposes the American Dream, Who suffers the most under socialism, How socialism creates dependence instead of freedom

School District Defends Football...

on September 27, 2019 by

…after atheist group complains

‘A Doll For Everyone’: Meet...

on September 27, 2019 by

The doll can be a boy, a girl, neither or both, and Mattel, which calls this the world’s first gender-neutral doll

The Terrifying Side Of Kids Addicted To...

on September 24, 2019 by

Nature Valley asked them (three generations) one simple question, “What did you like to do for fun as a kid?”

Young Life Voted Off Campus At Duke

on September 19, 2019 by

Private universities don’t have the same obligations under the First Amendment’s free exercise clause that a government entity does.

How Homeschoolers Are Saving Western...

on September 11, 2019 by

The Rise of the Bible-Teaching, Plato-Loving…

Cultural Damaging Curriculum Emerges In...

on September 11, 2019 by

If you control the schools, you eventually control the direction of the culture

Parents Are Irate Over Forced Elementary...

on September 11, 2019 by

In 4th grade, students learn gender is “self-defined,” and, in grade 5, they learn “there are many gender identities” and are introduced…

Risk Takers Just Wanna Have Fun

on September 8, 2019 by

Adolescent risk-taking and prosocial behaviors are likely related and that both behaviors may be motivated by teenagers’ efforts to have fun

Engaging Kids About Pop-Culture

on September 5, 2019 by

A song on the top of the charts, a new Netflix show everyone is binging, a new trend everyone…

Justin Bieber Opens Up About Fame And...

on September 4, 2019 by

I started doing pretty heavy drugs at 19 and abused all of my relationships

Churches Could Win Back Teens Like Me If...

on August 28, 2019 by

Many Christian denominations are too deeply rooted in tradition. We find it a turnoff

Largest Public School In The Country...

on August 28, 2019 by

You’re constantly comparing yourself to other women on your feed and it definitely takes a toll on your self-image

Flashback: Children ‘Immersed in a...

on August 27, 2019 by

“Then Kyle replied, ‘Shut up, mom. You don’t know what you’re talking about.’ … Kyle is 10 years old.”

Flashback: The Problem With American...

on August 27, 2019 by

…….“Expect kids to behave like adults, but you should not give them the authority of an adult.”

Why I Wish We Hadn’t Lived Together...

on August 26, 2019 by

We started our “serious” relationship with a lack of commitment

The Lonely Burden of Today’s Teenage...

on August 26, 2019 by

We found that many girls spend their Saturday nights home alone, watching  Netflix and surfing social media

US Is Less Racist Under Trump Than Obama

on August 26, 2019 by

Conducting a running study that measures the racial attitudes of 2,500 randomly selected Americans since 2008

UK: Christians No Longer Allowed To Lead...

on August 8, 2019 by

They have been told that after eight years, because of songs being sung about Bible stories in the local government building.

Reflect On Joshua Harris’s...

on August 7, 2019 by

It would give us great joy to see our friend return to the gospel he proclaimed, the Bible he affirmed, and the…

“Navigating LGBTQ Issues”

on August 4, 2019 by

…they bring Gospel-centered sense to the head-spinning conversations and debates regarding sexuality and gender

Teenagers Hiring A Life Coach

on August 4, 2019 by

a 280% year-on-year surge in life coach bookings on its site, with 54% made by those aged 18 to 22. In its…