Tag Archive for family relationships

Family Acceptance Key to Curbing Teen...

on October 23, 2014 by

And the longer boys felt rejected, the more likely they were to attempt suicide

What A Middle School Boy Needs Most From...

on October 20, 2014 by

My parenting MANTRA: WITH FREEDOM COMES RESPONSIBILITY.

Parents And Teens Aren’t Embarrassed...

on October 20, 2014 by

But there’s still a lot more conversations that need to happen, according to new data

While We’re Praying For Nicki...

on October 17, 2014 by

“If God gets a hold of Nicki Minaj, her music could be used to restore women’s dignity instead of tearing it down.”

Rejection by Family and Peers Risky for...

on October 12, 2014 by

Sense of invalidation uniquely risky for troubled teens

Parents’ Smartphones

on October 9, 2014 by

Sticky Faith Builder or Breaker?

Bart Campolo’s Doubt And Departure...

on October 8, 2014 by

Tony Campolo’s surprise reaction when his son came out as a humanist

Mom’s Self Worth And Body Image Is...

on October 5, 2014 by

Dove: Legacy Video

How To Monitor Your Kids Without Turning...

on October 3, 2014 by

Whether you choose to use tech to monitor your kids is something is only you can decide. But if you do, here…

7 Ways To “Break The Ice” With Kids

on October 2, 2014 by

By Greg Baird

7 Ways to Protect Family

on October 1, 2014 by

So, how do we protect our relationship with our children, even when we serve in such a demanding profession as the ministry?

Why I Would Never Recommend An IUD For...

on October 1, 2014 by

Dr. Manny

The Porn Myth

on September 30, 2014 by

I can assure you that even some of the most mature, God-centered female students are struggling with looking at porn

Raising Teenagers is Nothing Like...

on September 30, 2014 by

And I wonder why? Why is this not easier? Why am I not more effective? Well, here’s what I’m learning.

Bullying By Siblings Increases Risk For...

on September 28, 2014 by

They were also twice as likely to say they had self-harmed within the previous year compared with those who had not been…

“Meet the New Family”

on September 27, 2014 by

(Presentation/Report)

Teen Tracking apps..Internet Safety

on September 25, 2014 by

Good parenting or risky? “As a mom with two teens, I was concerned about not having a window into my child’s digital…

DO I REALLY NEED TO KNOW ABOUT YOUTH...

on September 23, 2014 by

DO I REALLY NEED TO KNOW ABOUT YOUTH CULTURE?

 

By Walt Mueller

 

I think I’m your average looking fifty-six year old man. That might…

Short Shorts Belly Shirts…...

on September 23, 2014 by

If self-worth is based on what is hot, how can we help them develop a healthier self-image?

US: Generation Stress?

on September 18, 2014 by

How anxiety rules the secret life of teens

Flashback: UK: Generation Stress

on September 18, 2014 by

Thousands of children aged 10 and under are being treated for depression, stress and anxiety

Is It True…Happy Wife, Happy Life?

on September 18, 2014 by

A study from Rutgers University says the saying has…

The PIG: Time To Bid Farewell To Family...

on September 18, 2014 by

The Selfish PIG Jeffrey Kluger of Time magazine explains why he doesn’t eat with his kids

Teenagers Whose Parents Supply Them With...

on September 15, 2014 by

Teens taking alcohol cue from parents: National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre study

Parents To Blame For Brutal Teen Mob...

on September 13, 2014 by

Officials say guardians responsible for teens’ actions

You Get What You Are…Modeling...

on September 9, 2014 by

Kara Powell

Dear Kids: Why Wait till Marriage

on September 8, 2014 by

What No One Tells You & What I Wish Someone Had Told Me

How Does Divorce Really Affect Kids?

on September 2, 2014 by

Most parents who divorce are in denial about how it affects their kids

Family Could Lose Home Over Son’s Drug...

on August 29, 2014 by

Property can be seized by police without requiring a conviction — or even a criminal charge, in some cases — and the…

Texas Dad Acquitted in Shooting Death of...

on August 28, 2014 by

The Dad was pushing his broken-down car with his two sons back in 2012 when Jose Banda, a drunken driver, fatally struck…

My Teenager Is Making Porn… Uh, Now...

on August 28, 2014 by

by Adam McLane

New Toyota Minivan Will Make It Easier...

on August 21, 2014 by

Driver Easy Speak, a system that amplifies parents’ voices, enabling them to be heard over kids’ screaming

Team Sports Are Taking Over Kids’...

on August 20, 2014 by

“Stay on your side of the Google calendar. I’m taking back my family time!”

When Sports and Family Time Conflict,...

on August 20, 2014 by

“Family and academics are more important than sports, until sports conflict, then sports win.”

Flashback: Stronger Father-Son...

on August 18, 2014 by

“To protect children from harm, we believe that nothing takes the place of good parenting,”

Mom Arrested for Swearing in Front of...

on August 16, 2014 by

Her husband kept squishing the bread with the frozen pizza

12 Things That Don’t Make Sense As...

on August 16, 2014 by

Not everything you hear as a teenager makes sense. But once you’re a little older, it clicks more

What A Teenage Boy Needs From His Mom

on August 12, 2014 by

Frankly You don’t know what they need…But you want to be there for them

China: ‘Web Junkie’ Documentary&...

on August 11, 2014 by

Why they feel more connected to disassociated voices in cyberspace than to their families

Book Review: Guy’s Guide To God, Girls...

on August 10, 2014 by

“Don’t text and drive until you’ve learned how to juggle straight razors nude.”

7 Ways Parents Harm Their Children...

on August 7, 2014 by

…some of the most dangerous parenting mistakes aren’t obvious

Child Evangelism or Covenant Theology?

on August 6, 2014 by

The Reformed Church has failed to teach its members the implications of covenant theology for their children

7 SIGNS WE MAY BE WORSHIPPING OUR FAMILY

on August 6, 2014 by

However, there does seem to be a tendency with the home school/family worship/children in worship emphasis that can turn this good…

Shoot to Kill: The Real Impact of...

on August 5, 2014 by

Are violent video games as bad as they seem in the media?

Cheat Codes: A Quick Guide to Teens and...

on August 5, 2014 by

How can parents get their kids to stop playing games so much and do something more “social?”

The Sticky Faith Guide for Your Family

on August 5, 2014 by

Over 100 Practical and Tested Ideas to Build Lasting Faith in Kids

Flashback: A FATHER’S ROLE IN HIS...

on August 4, 2014 by

If a father does not go to church, no matter how faithful his wife’s devotions, only one child in 50 will become…

Flashback: A PRAYER FOR RE-PARENTING BY...

on August 3, 2014 by

by Scotty Smith

Flashback: A FATHER’S ROLE IN HIS...

on August 2, 2014 by

If a father does not go to church, no matter wife’s devotions, only 1 child in 50 will become a regular worshipper

Hey, Christian Youth: It Gets Better

on July 31, 2014 by

We must allow and call youth into Christian adulthood and ease their fears of a boring life

10 Ways To Include Your Spouse in Your...

on July 29, 2014 by

The “JH Uth Guy”

An Open Letter to My Teenage Son About...

on July 28, 2014 by

Mom

THOUGHTS FOR PARENTS OF YOUNG TEENS,...

on July 22, 2014 by

Marko

In Post-Recession Era, Young Adults...

on July 22, 2014 by

Declining employment, marrying at later ages and staying in school…

How Young is Too Young for Digital...

on July 18, 2014 by

Art Bamford series

A New Look @ Navigating Digital...

on July 18, 2014 by

Art Bamford series

More Americans Than Ever Live In...

on July 18, 2014 by

A larger share of young people live in multigenerational arrangements than of Americans 85 and older

Flashback: 9 Things We Should Get Rid of...

on July 18, 2014 by

I realized I was more than half the problem in this whole entitlement parenting challenge …wake up call

9 Things Adults Need to get Rid of to...

on July 18, 2014 by

Last March, a post rocked the internet…I thought, my goodness, most of this could apply to adults!

Children Reared by ‘Mom and Dad&...

on July 16, 2014 by

New parenting study questions politically correct view that kids raised by homosexuals exhibit ‘no differences.’

College Student Accidentally Sexts Dad&...

on July 11, 2014 by

1 in 10 people have accidentally sexted the wrong person

THOUGHTS FOR PARENTS OF YOUNG TEENS,...

on July 7, 2014 by

Marko

Boy Skips Church, Father Charged With...

on July 5, 2014 by

He assumed the boy had gotten on the church bus with his four siblings when it pulled up at their house

Chronic Childhood Stress Leaves Lasting...

on July 4, 2014 by

“Just because it’s in the brain doesn’t mean it’s destiny,”

“When Should I Allow My Children...

on June 23, 2014 by

Adam McLane

Extreme Parenting Styles Linked to...

on June 21, 2014 by

by Jim Liebelt

The Next Revolution In Family Ministry

on June 17, 2014 by

Instead of challenging the growing secularism among men, the church largely acquiesced—by turning to women

#1 Mistake Of Christian Parents (Video)

on June 12, 2014 by

Taking your kids to church isn’t enough. It’s what happens in your home will make them who they are

DCF: Justina Pelletier Should Be...

on June 12, 2014 by

“Every hour she’s not back with her family is an hour she can’t ever get back,”

Mom Who Refused to Let Nurse Have ...

on June 6, 2014 by

“This has everything to do with the erosion of parental rights

Quite Possibly The Best Letter From...

on June 6, 2014 by

Last year, my eight year-old son went to summer camp…I’d wait for the mailman, hoping for just one letter

10 Reasons Why Handheld Devices Should...

on June 5, 2014 by

10 research-based reasons for this ban

Thoughts For Parents Of Young Teens Part...

on June 2, 2014 by

Marko…”Parents are still the number one influence in the lives of their teenagers”

Flashback: Equipping Others To Interact...

on June 2, 2014 by

Andy Blanks

Flashback: Confronting Cultural Norms

on June 2, 2014 by

George Lockhart

Russia: Internet Addiction Ranks Among...

on May 30, 2014 by

6% of all teenagers in Russia were addicted to computer and Internet

Graduation: Your Story

on May 30, 2014 by

The Skit Guys

Teens Are Getting In Fights Due To...

on May 23, 2014 by

McAfee: More than half of teens in the poll were in a fight because of something on social media

Why Mothers & Daughters Fight And...

on May 22, 2014 by

By Kara Powell

Flashback: Why Christian Parents Should...

on May 20, 2014 by

Many Christian families are practically abandoning “the faith that was once for all delivered to the saints”

Happiness Drops for Girls During Preteen...

on May 17, 2014 by

The biggest drop in happiness is at age 11. Girls continue to get more unhappy until about 16

The Modern American Family

on May 15, 2014 by

“The difference between family lives in 1965, let’s say, and in today is enormous,”

ReMoved

on May 15, 2014 by

Amazing video on foster Kids and foster parents

Opportunities in Young Adulthood Linked...

on May 15, 2014 by

People who come of age during a recession are less likely to be narcissists later in life

Parents Play Role in Teens’...

on May 14, 2014 by

Misuse and abuse of prescription drugs is one of the fastest growing drug epidemics in the United States

Understanding Why Social Media Is So...

on May 13, 2014 by

Step back, try to stay calm and try to listen to your kids. What are they trying to achieve?

Exposure To Violence Declining Among...

on May 13, 2014 by

“It should be encouragement to people who have been working on this problem,”

Thoughts For Parents Of Young Teens,...

on May 12, 2014 by

Marko

A Mother’s Stunning Sacrifice

on May 12, 2014 by

Trapped in a 3 alarm fire on the third floor……….So worth it

Parents Protest Graphic Sex-Ed Book

on May 12, 2014 by

The book called, “It’s Perfectly Normal,” is for kids 10 and up

Mom Sacrificed… To Save Kids

on May 11, 2014 by

Their SUV was rolling toward a cliff and this mom did the unthinkable to save them

Police Officer Buys Bed, TV, Wii For...

on May 9, 2014 by

13-year-old called police after fighting with his mom. He didn’t want to live in the house anymore

CDC Study: Kids Experience Fewer...

on May 8, 2014 by

Children in foster care had, by far, the worst outcomes

A Message For The Online Generation

on May 6, 2014 by

VIDEO

Main Session Notes From The Orange...

on May 6, 2014 by

We are going to say YES #OC14

Teaching Kids About Sexual Assault

on May 5, 2014 by

The Atlantic

THOUGHTS FOR PARENTS OF YOUNG TEENS,...

on April 29, 2014 by

Marko: PART 1

THOUGHTS FOR PARENTS OF YOUNG TEENS

on April 29, 2014 by

Marko: PART 2

Google Glass Family Parody

on April 29, 2014 by

Google Glass Parody Shows Family Lost in Wearable Computing

Flashback: “Fathers, Do Not Exasperate...

on April 28, 2014 by

I got to thinking about this experience in relationship to that same 14 year old daughter