Tag Archive for family relationships

Family Holiday Stress

on December 6, 2019 by

Average Person Can’t Last 4 hours With Their Family Over The Holidays

TobyMac Shares Powerful Words After His...

on December 2, 2019 by

‘God has the power to do what he promised’

Teen Marijuana Use May Have Next...

on November 11, 2019 by

How a parent’s use of marijuana, past or present, can influence their child’s substance use and well-being

Book: A Biblical Theology Of Youth...

on November 8, 2019 by

Excellent book … those of us who think theologically about youth ministry, and the role of youth pastor, have been waiting for.

Lawmakers To Ban Child Gender Transition...

on November 5, 2019 by

Children should be protected from “medical experimentation based on wishful social theory.”

Parents Look At Their Kids 20 Minutes...

on October 22, 2019 by

My daughter does it to me and will get visibly upset if she sees me looking at my phone when I’m not…

Teens Think Parents Share Too Much About...

on October 17, 2019 by

42% of teens think their parents share too much about them online

 

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…

Teen’s Hilarious Costume Pranks On...

on August 30, 2019 by

Why, We get our haircuts together and ride to church and practices together, he is my little brother and best friend

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

Teen Girl And Dad Reel In 700-Pound Tuna

on July 27, 2019 by

After she and her dad took turns reeling it in for 10 hours Friday

The reality of millennials Who Rely on...

on July 17, 2019 by

‘I pay for lunch at work, and I pay for my Netflix account’

Families Are Together And Yet Apart

on May 16, 2019 by

Adults are almost as bad as teens are, being preoccupied with their phone.

Student And Parents Walkout At Colorado...

on May 14, 2019 by

Instead of putting together an event to bring people together to mourn, the gun control group brought in activists and Colorado politicians

Book: Negotiating Your Stepfamily And...

on April 21, 2019 by

In the book , ‘Doing Life With Your Adult Children: Keep Your Mouth Shut and The Welcome Mat Out’, I spend an…

Connecting with your child

on April 11, 2019 by

The BEST model for life-changing conversation so you, the caring adult, can connect to the heart of your child

Family Finds Hidden Camera livestreaming...

on April 6, 2019 by

The scan unearthed a camera, and subsequently a live feed. From the angle of the video, the family tracked down the camera

Breakfast With Parents Tied To Better...

on March 29, 2019 by

Consistently eating breakfast as a family might promote positive body image for children and adolescents.

What Teenagers Need From Us More Than...

on January 31, 2019 by

Our kids need a wall of support that doesn’t withdraw or abandon them. Even when they withdraw from us—

Family Relationships Over Ministery

on January 16, 2019 by

Because I am in ministry, I’ve gotten my vocation mixed up with my relationships in Marriage, Children and God

Parents Should Have Ongoing Talks With...

on November 26, 2018 by

When it comes to your teens, one vague and generic conversation about sex is not enough.

Parenting My Adult Children

on November 17, 2018 by

No matter what the age of your child you will be able to relate to this touching article

Happy Childhood Memories Linked To...

on November 12, 2018 by

Fond memories of childhood are linked to better health, less depression and fewer chronic illnesses in adulthood

Communication: Conflict Management

on November 12, 2018 by

What Are Your Conflict Blocks?

The Benefits Of Trust And Communication...

on October 30, 2018 by

Teen anxiety and depression more likely in kids who don’t trust or communicate with parents

The 5 Love Languages And Your Teen

on October 27, 2018 by

After more than 20 years of marriage and family counseling, I am convinced there are only five basic languages of love

Book: Doing Life With Your Adult...

on October 6, 2018 by

Keep Your Mouth Shut and the Welcome Mat Out

The “Most Stressful” Number...

on October 4, 2018 by

Researchers reveal the most stressful number of children you can have

Raising Kids With Religion Protects...

on September 18, 2018 by

Kids and teens who are raised with religious or spiritual practices tend to have better health and mental health as they age.

Divorce Is Hard Enough On Children

on September 18, 2018 by

Why are our courts making it worse?

Family As A Picture Of The Gospel

on September 15, 2018 by

Scariness that comes with being part of a family in a fallen world?

5 Forgotten Skills Kids Should Learn...

on September 3, 2018 by

With today’s technology overload, kids may benefit from embracing a few old ways

Doing It For The College Resume?

on August 11, 2018 by

Here’s why that isn’t a great idea for our kids

“Parenting Adult Children.” Part 2

on August 6, 2018 by

Be Intentional about Investing in Your Own Emotional, Physical, and Spiritual Health

“Parenting Adult Children.” Part 1

on August 6, 2018 by

An Invitation to Keep the Welcome Mat Out and Your Mouth Shut

Sibling Rivalry And Abuse

on July 29, 2018 by

What Parents Need to Know About Sibling Rivalry and Abuse

Passing The Faith To Your Kids

on June 28, 2018 by

You don’t have to have a perfect life to pass down a faith-filled life to your kids

Anna Farris’ ex Chris Pratt Says &...

on June 20, 2018 by

The “Overboard” actress recently admitted that the former couple’s social media presence added to the pressure after their breakup.

7 Habits That Can Lead To Adultery

on May 29, 2018 by

Like so many couples, they have found themselves in a place they never expected to be and now they’re starting the process…

Pornography’s Effect On Long-Term...

on May 2, 2018 by

Married men and women who use pornography are more likely to get divorced than men and women who do not

Teen Takes Mom To Prom Because She...

on April 24, 2018 by

She missed the opportunity to attend her own high school prom, as she was caring for Nassir, a toddler at the time

Parental Conflict Can Cause Emotional...

on March 31, 2018 by

Children who regularly witness parental conflict may be sustaining lasting harm to their emotional processing abilities.

The Tech Industry’s War On Kids

on March 23, 2018 by

How psychology is being used as a weapon against children

Daughters More Influenced By Generous...

on March 18, 2018 by

Daughters are more likely to carry on a family tradition of philanthropic giving than sons, a recent Indiana

Book: Hearts Of The Fathers

on March 9, 2018 by

Leaving a Legacy That Lasts! There is a fatherhood crisis in America. At the core of nearly all social ills facing America…

She Gouged Out Her Own Eyes, Now She&...

on February 28, 2018 by

She gouged out her own eyes, now she wants to help keep people away from drugs

UK: Sibling Bullying Hikes Risk Of Later...

on February 26, 2018 by

Those who were bullied by siblings in childhood are up to three times more likely to develop psychotic disorders in young adulthood

Book: Families And Faith

on February 1, 2018 by

Families and Faith: How Religion is Passed Down across Generations

Book: The Blessing..Biblical Tool To...

on February 1, 2018 by

Biblical tool that can help YOU (Parents) communicate unconditional love into the lives of your kids

Biblical Sexuality Among Families

on January 28, 2018 by

Sex Education Curriculum for Families and Parent Conversation Guide

Divorce Is Making American Families 66%...

on December 20, 2017 by

Almost a third of U.S. households headed by adults under age 55 have at least one stepparent

20 Memorable Family Christmas Traditions

on December 15, 2017 by

From the simple to the silly to the sentimental, traditions can create meaningful memories

Grandparenting On Purpose

on November 7, 2017 by

“If you do not have a grandparent in your home; go buy one!”

Resolving Conflict With Your Teenager

on October 10, 2017 by

Three Powerful Questions to Unlock the Heart of Your Teen

Non-Grandparents Ministering To The...

on August 19, 2017 by

94-Year-Old Installed a Neighborhood Pool After His Wife Died to Fill His Yard with Laughter

Book: The Next Story..Faith, Family And...

on August 2, 2017 by

“instant message” culture, many of us feel disconnected, and we question if all this technology is really good for our souls.

Book: 12 Ways Your Phone Is Changing You

on August 2, 2017 by

Do You Control Your Phone — Or Does Your Phone Control You?

Keeping The Spark In Your Marriage Alive

on July 23, 2017 by

Over time, every couple’s relationship can become predictable. Romance, sex, and even conversation can become routine or nonexistent

Teens And Adult Beverages

on June 13, 2017 by

The Good News and Bad News in Today’s Alcohol Trends

Witnessing Parental Psychological Abuse...

on June 11, 2017 by

Childhood exposure to parental psychological abuse appears to be more damaging to children’s future mental health than witnessing physical violence between parents

Ariel Winter’s Mother: ‘I...

on June 8, 2017 by

Furious Ariel Winter calls estranged mother ‘toxic’ for publicly slamming actress for her racy outfits

How This Teen Fell Into A World Of...

on May 22, 2017 by

How she managed to recover from her attachment to her phone and social media

2 Kids Obsessed With Electronic Devices...

on May 22, 2017 by

Autumn, a mother of two, and her family went four weeks without using devices

Obsessed Video Gamer Dad Tries To Give...

on May 22, 2017 by

“I would say he’s a functioning addict,” Maria said of her husband, Chris

More Than The Sex Talk….4 Ways To...

on May 10, 2017 by

Many things aren’t the way they used to be and yet some things are as they have always been.
So it is…

Book: Spiritual Parenting

on April 24, 2017 by

This book has been the most useful in understanding how to incorporate faith into the nitty-gritty everyday moments of life within the…

Census: More Americans 18-to-34 Now Live...

on April 21, 2017 by

“There are now more young people living with their parents than in any other arrangement,”

Flashback: Helping Students Push-Back On...

on January 13, 2017 by

Walt Mueller

Helping Parents Reclaim Beauty

on January 13, 2017 by

I never knew how scary the world could be until I became a parent

Moms Play Vital Role In Rehabilitating...

on January 8, 2017 by

Teens who face the juvenile justice system for the first time are more likely to re-offend if their mothers don’t participate in…

Family Dinners And Their Impact Teen...

on January 7, 2017 by

Insights family engagement expert

Flashback: Why Teen Girls May Wait...

on January 2, 2017 by

Teen girls who reported higher-quality relationships with their mothers experienced a protective factor against early sexual initiation,

Parents Confess The Lies They’ve...

on December 5, 2016 by

I just told a four year old that tic tacs were medicine so I wouldn’t have to share

Teen Allegedly Fatally Shoots Sleeping...

on December 4, 2016 by

“The only real conclusion that we could draw from some of our investigation was that he had some difference with his parents…

Police Hail Parents Who Found, Disarmed...

on December 4, 2016 by

“Thank goodness they did not wait and went to the school to find him,”

What Parents Need To Say To Their Kids...

on November 20, 2016 by

Based on psychological research, the three healthiest statements moms and dads can make as perform are

Problem Behaviors Spread Between...

on November 19, 2016 by

Investigators determined siblings play a key role in the escalation of problem behaviors over time, over and above the contributions of genes,…

Cont: Mom On Viral ‘Kicked Out For...

on November 14, 2016 by

It was a joke?

YOU VOTE FOR HIM, YOU GET OUT …...

on November 14, 2016 by

A Texas mother — if you can call her that — booted her young son from the house after he “voted” for…

How Welfare Undermines Marriage And What...

on November 4, 2016 by

The collapse of marriage in America began with the War on Poverty and the welfare programs that penalizes low-income parents who do…

Discussion Starter: Woman 21 Auctioning...

on October 30, 2016 by

She holds her virginity to the highest value. So she is autioning it off to the highest bidder?

A Look At Today’s Youth Culture &...

on October 26, 2016 by

Sermon “Opening Up the Doors of Dialogue In Your Home” by Jonathan McKee

Boys From Loving Families May Have More...

on October 24, 2016 by

Boys who are raised in a warm family environment are more likely to feel secure in romantic relationships in their 80s

Smartphone Use Results In Distracted...

on October 23, 2016 by

According to new research, parents are distracted by mobile technology more than anything else, and as a result, the interactions with their…

Leisure Time At Home May Be Best Path To...

on October 8, 2016 by

“The best predictor of happiness for families may be spending quality time together in familiar activities inside the home. And that’s great…

Teenager “Befriended” A Wounded...

on October 7, 2016 by

Teen ‘befriended’ gunman in sergeant’s killing to keep him calm after he burst into home, youth’s mother says

If You’re Not A Dad, Don’t Go To Dad...

on September 15, 2016 by

The pushback against “Donuts with Dads” and other like events ultimately reflects that some in our society consider fathers essentially useless

Legacy Grandparenting Summit Nov 15-17...

on September 12, 2016 by

Grandparents with decades of life/faith experience equipped to intentionally, strategically build stronger families and churches!

Factors That Predict Adolescent Alcohol...

on September 6, 2016 by

Alcohol consumption accounts for more than 5,000 adolescent deaths each year in the U.S

Digital Disconnect Exists Between...

on September 3, 2016 by

a gap exists over their understanding of family rules about being online. Teens social media accounts parents know nothing about

52 Ways To Connect With Your Smartphone...

on September 1, 2016 by

Youtube interview: Jonathan McKee offers just the help you need to have meaningful interaction with your Smartphone Obsessed kids

More Millennials Are Giving Back To The ...

on August 29, 2016 by

19% of millennials are a “financial supporter” of a parent, an average $18,250 annually, according to a 2015 TD Ameritrade report

VS PINK Model Chase Carter Says Dad Went...

on August 20, 2016 by

Victoria’s Secret PINK model Chase Carter shares hilarious story about how her father went nuts after she was scouted at an airport

The “Gender Unicorn”…Charlotte...

on August 17, 2016 by

The gender unicorn…purple, has a tattoo on its crotch, and it wants to talk to your kids about sex. It’s truly the…

Moms Have Toughest Time When Kids Are In...

on August 9, 2016 by

Most taxing years for mothers….middle school years are far more challenging

Family Crisis Management

on July 10, 2016 by

Seeking Answers, Finding Hope

Father Speaks Out After Young Son...

on June 10, 2016 by

..describe his family’s experience at San Jose rally

Fighting ISIS And Supporting The...

on June 10, 2016 by

Help protect kids from the killings, rapes, and kidnapping. Visit www.sonsoflibertyinternational.com to learn how to help.

For Millennials, Living With Parents...

on May 28, 2016 by

For the first time in more than 130 years, adults ages 18 to 34 were slightly more likely to be living in…

“What Tweens DON’T Want...

on May 18, 2016 by

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