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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

What Teenagers Are Learning From Online...

on March 16, 2018 by

…porn was their primary source for information about sex.  Adolescents watch much more pornography than their parents know

“I’d Rather Be Blind Than...

on March 15, 2018 by

I’m the Girl Who Clawed Her Own Eyes Out. This Is My Story.

Elderly Are Projected To Outnumber...

on March 14, 2018 by

Census Bureau predicts milestone will be hit within 17 years

College Student Kicked Out Of Class For...

on March 13, 2018 by

A religious studies major was barred from Christianity class at Indiana University of Pennsylvania for saying during class that there are only…

Impact Of Smartphones On Teens

on March 11, 2018 by

The impact of cell phones is dependent upon many variables, including the vulnerability of the teen.

The Full-Time Youth Pastor Compensation...

on March 8, 2018 by

Tangible data surrounding the compensation of full-time Youth Pastors in order to minimize vague speculation, while also providing concrete data and evidence

Ghana Teacher Teaches Computing With No...

on March 8, 2018 by

Part of his curriculum involves teaching students how to use Microsoft Word, only he uses a blackboard with chalk drawings of the…

Success in High School, Success Later in...

on March 4, 2018 by

Being a good student in high school seems to translate into a better job and higher pay down the road, a new…

Sexting increasing among teenagers, new...

on March 3, 2018 by

Almost 27 percent of teens are receiving sexts and almost 15 percent are sending them

‘Black Panther’ Star “I Fell In...

on March 2, 2018 by

Actress Letitia Wright left acting to pursue a relationship with God. Now she is back with a profound mission

Middle School Asked For 50 Male Mentors,...

on February 28, 2018 by

Pastor Parish set out to fill seats at a “Breakfast for Dad’s” event at his local middle school

 

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

Gunning Your Kids Down

on February 27, 2018 by

Six of the Billboard Top 10 artists right now talk about using guns to solve their problems…

A Fathers Legacy

on February 27, 2018 by

The way we parent today we’re not on the fact our children but our children’s children

The Truth About Teen Eating Disorders

on February 26, 2018 by

Diagnoses of eating disorders, specifically anorexia nervosa, carry the highest death rate of all mental health disorders.

Many Teens Take Great Care In Posting...

on February 26, 2018 by

Prticularly girls, may go to great lengths to create a favorable post…even to ask friends to like their posts

Solution To Smartphone Addiction Is Now...

on February 23, 2018 by

Grades have gone up, and discipline problems have plummeted. Students are interacting, talking to each other, reading, kicking a ball, socializing — because…

Young Bible Readers More Likely To Be...

on February 23, 2018 by

The biggest factor predicting their spiritual health as young adults is whether they read the Bible regularly as kids

Army honors JROTC Cadets killed In...

on February 22, 2018 by

3 Junior Reserve Officers’ Training Corps cadets killed in the Florida school massacre have been awarded medals by the US Army

Shooting Survivor: CNN Gave Me “...

on February 22, 2018 by

After Denying Question About Armed Guards

Pot Or Alcohol Is Worse For You

on February 19, 2018 by

It’s a tough call, but based on the science, there appears to be a clear answer

Cell Phone Addiction Infographic

on February 16, 2018 by

Do we really need to be this connected to our digital tools. . . especially when our digital tools steal our attention…

Another Tragedy…. School Shooting

on February 15, 2018 by

Walt Mueller

Boy Dies After Saving Pal Who Fell...

on February 7, 2018 by

Anthony Perez, 11, died after he managed to push his friend to safety

Nick Foles: A Pastor In Training In The...

on February 5, 2018 by

Foles is taking online seminary classes through Liberty University with the goal of one day becoming a pastor in a high school

Teens And TV

on January 27, 2018 by

Teenagers who watch more than three hours of commercial TV a day are more likely to eat hundreds of extra junk food…

How Much the Typical Kid Gets in...

on January 14, 2018 by

kids ages 4 to 14 received an average of $454 in allowance over the course of 2017, in addition to cash gifts…

Teens’ Reward-Sensitive Brains Can...

on January 14, 2018 by

Although the reward-sensitive brains of adolescents can sometimes lead to risky behavior, there is a very positive side

The Data Snapchat Doesn’t Want You To...

on January 12, 2018 by

The data shows that users sent personal snaps (64%) to friends more frequently than they posted to Stories

Evolutionist Retracts Key Study On...

on January 10, 2018 by

Scientists’ attempts to find the ‘spark of life’ keep coming up short

Fewer Teens Are Having Sex

on January 5, 2018 by

As declines in risky behaviors continue

Teen Drug Use Stable, But Marijuana Use...

on December 31, 2017 by

Nearly 40% of all 12th-graders surveyed had used some sort of illicit drug in the past year

Addicted To Technology

on December 29, 2017 by

The Sneaky Science Behind Your Kid’s Tech Obsessions

Ed Sheeran Reflects On His 2 Year...

on December 29, 2017 by

“I go on it and there’s nothing but people saying mean things. One comment ruins your day.”

The Biggest Hits Of 2017

on December 26, 2017 by

Vengeance, Drugs, Self, and Sex… Without Regard

Little Girl Asks Santa Claus To Heal Her...

on December 25, 2017 by

Santa Claus bowed his head and delivered a prayer in the middle of a Bass Pro Shop — asking the Great Physician…

Symbol Of Church Sex Abuse Scandal, Dead...

on December 21, 2017 by

Disgraced former archbishop of Boston whose failures to stop child molesters in the priesthood sparked the worst crisis in American Catholicism

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

Teen Writes Book About How To Invest...

on December 9, 2017 by

Book: “Early Bird: The Power of Investing Young,”

Every 2 New Immigrants To The US Brings...

on December 9, 2017 by

“Chain Migration.” Previously unreleased data from the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) reveals the number of foreign relatives

Suicide Prevention: Falls Creek Surveys

on December 6, 2017 by

(1,347 people surveyed)

Judge Issued Ruling On Students Racist...

on December 1, 2017 by

…however vile the posts were, they were protected as free speech and so was “liking” and commenting on them.

 

 

NFL Player: What Are The Needs Of The...

on November 29, 2017 by

NFL Player to Hometown Churches

Soul Provider

on November 27, 2017 by

Youth Doing Ministry…. Youth groups please help out Ashley as  she helps out children in Ghana  Africa

Soul Provider

on November 27, 2017 by

Soul Provider

Youth Doing Ministry

I believe that it’s our desire as youth workers to see and encourage our students to do ministry. As…

Iceland Knows How To Stop Teen Substance...

on November 25, 2017 by

State funding for organised sport and other clubs has increased in Iceland to give kids new ways to feel like part of…

View The Bibles That Came Over On The...

on November 23, 2017 by

The Museum of Bible 8-story, $500 million museum features artifacts, exhibits and a Christian-themed musical

Rise In Teen Suicide, Social Media...

on November 20, 2017 by

An increase in teen suicide rates occurred at the same time social media use surged and a new analysis suggests there may…

I Put My Teens On A Digital Detox

on November 20, 2017 by

The results shocked me

Shoppers Are Still Paying Off Debt From...

on November 19, 2017 by

Millennials are the worst culprits here: 24 percent still haven’t paid off credit card debt incurred during the 2016 shopping season, while…

Neighborhood Quality May Impact Child...

on November 18, 2017 by

A new study finds that the quality of a child’s neighborhood may have significant and long-term effects on his or her behavior…

‘Social media suicide’ in...

on November 15, 2017 by

Japan has the highest suicide rate of any Group of Seven (G7) industrialised nation, with more than 20,000 people taking their own…

“lift Up Your Hearts” Not &...

on November 8, 2017 by

Pope Francis urges priests and bishops to not use their cellphones during Mass and to focus on God instead

 

Do Smart Phones Make Us Smarter? ...

on November 3, 2017 by

You will consult your phone about 80 times a day, or almost 2,400 times a month, about 30,000 times a year

When “Connected” Means ...

on November 3, 2017 by

“The new 2018 Ford F-150 with SYNC Connect and available Wi-Fi means you and the family can stay connected.”

Performance-Based Culture Is Killing Us

on November 2, 2017 by

“performacist” culture is now this: We’re valuable only when we perform well in this economy.

Sex And Drugs

on October 30, 2017 by

U.S. study links marijuana use to more intercourse

12-Yr-Old Boy Attempting Suicide, Kills...

on October 30, 2017 by

Driver Killed After 12-Year-Old Boy Attempting Suicide, Lands On Her Car

The Rise of Anxiety and Depression in...

on October 26, 2017 by

We can’t afford the risks associated with these realities, so it’s best to be proactive in helping teens develop a more positive,…

Why American Teenagers Suffering From...

on October 26, 2017 by

Parents, therapists and schools are struggling to figure out whether helping anxious teenagers means…

Media Use By Kids Age Zero To Eight&...

on October 26, 2017 by

42% of 0-8-year-olds have their own tablet (compared to 7% in 2013)

Sometimes The Victim Is Also The...

on October 18, 2017 by

Students  anonymously posted something mean about themselves online

 

Life Norms And The Effects On Faith For...

on October 9, 2017 by

They want to make the most of their opportunities and see a purpose for existing beyond themselves.

Online Friendships Matter As Much As In...

on October 7, 2017 by

Teens gain the same personal benefits through online friendships as face-to-face relationships

Booze Often Glorified On YouTube Videos

on October 7, 2017 by

If kids only watched YouTube for insights into drinking, they’d get a very slanted view, new research shows

One In Four girls is depressed at age 14

on October 4, 2017 by

New research shows a quarter of girls (24%) and one in 10 boys (9%) are depressed at age 14

TV/Video Games In Bedroom Can Lead To...

on September 30, 2017 by

When a child has a TV or video games in their bedroom, negative consequences may happen

A Drunk Driver Killed Their Daughters...

on September 25, 2017 by

It shows the difference Jesus brings in the most tragic, unimaginable circumstances

Teen Returning Wallet With $1,500 To...

on September 20, 2017 by

Melissa Vang is thrilled to see goodness lies in the hearts of teens. “God bless this young man’s heart,”

Trojan Sales Drop Blamed On ‘...

on September 20, 2017 by

“young people are having less sex because they are distracted by their mobile phones.”

Earlier Drinking By Teens Linked To...

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Teens who start drinking at younger ages are more likely to have their first sexual encounter earlier than others, according to a…

Young Cyberbullying Victims Are Double...

on September 13, 2017 by

Children and young people under-25 who become victims of cyberbullying are more than twice as likely to enact self-harm and attempt suicide…

5 Reasons I Recommend The Youth Culture...

on September 8, 2017 by

After many years in youth ministry there is now a news resource that I can recommend and encourage you to use…

Another Argument For Starting School...

on September 8, 2017 by

Teens Sleeping in Would Save the U.S. $9 Billion a Year

Flashback: Canadian Study Of Young...

on September 5, 2017 by

Hemorrhaging Faith: Why and When Canadian Young Adults are Leaving, Staying and Returning to Church

India Highest Number Of Deaths While...

on September 5, 2017 by

With 19 of the world’s 49 recorded selfie-linked deaths since 2014

Empathy To Manners Eroding Because Of...

on September 1, 2017 by

5 Skills — from Empathy to Manners — That Tech Might Be Eroding (and What to Do About It)

Snapchat Video Shows Girls Drinking...

on August 29, 2017 by

Police Chief: I would speak to our teens and young adults out there: You’re not invincible

Kids Under 10 Make Up 10% Of Porn Site...

on August 28, 2017 by

Most experts claim that 11 is the average age for exposure to pornography, but that number is obsolete

Close High School Friendships Important&...

on August 27, 2017 by

The quality of your friendships…influence mental health through young adulthood

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

Mom Critically Injured While Saving Kids...

on August 16, 2017 by

“It was terrifying,’’ “You heard the tree fall and didn’t know what happened, and then you hear a baby scream.’’

Female Bodybuilder 25 Dies Of Protein...

on August 16, 2017 by

Coroners listed “intake of bodybuilding supplements” as one of Hefford’s causes of death, along with the disorder

Samaritan’s Purse Box From Boy leads...

on August 13, 2017 by

It all started in year 2000 when a young Tyrel Wolfe from Idaho filled a box for the Samaritan’s Purse…

Teens Are Most Bullied On Instagram And...

on August 12, 2017 by

Instagram is the network of choice for cyberbullies in 2017, with Facebook close behind

Team, Disqualified For flipping The Bird...

on August 8, 2017 by

The social media post resulting in the disqualification for the softball 2017 world championship

Update…Miami MiddleSchool Murderer...

on August 7, 2017 by

He escaped a classmate killer’s hit-list. Now he’s a sworn Miami-Dade police officer

Is Social Media Causing Depression In...

on August 3, 2017 by

The Darkside of social media

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?

Teen Summer Bucket List Goes Viral

on August 1, 2017 by

Go to a party,Have sex, Give two blow jobs, 8 hoe pics for Instagram,Hook up with Jacob again,Get a boob hickey…

Lookout….”Smartphone Zombies...

on July 30, 2017 by

Honolulu becomes the first major U.S. city to pass legislation aimed at reducing injuries and deaths from “distracted walking.”

Why I’m Still Doing Middle School...

on July 28, 2017 by

Marko

Flashback: Chance…Black Boys Are...

on July 25, 2017 by

Chance also is an activist for justice, a voice of reason and a vivid reminder that young black men are worth fighting…

90 Hospitalized, Underage Drinking At &...

on July 25, 2017 by

“A ‘typical’ concert is around 20-30 transports. 60 would be very bad. We had 70 once and 90 last night,”

Flashback Statistics: Media Use By...

on July 25, 2017 by

“Young people average 2 hours a day listening to music”

Conservative Students Fear Consequences...

on July 25, 2017 by

Conservative students were particularly concerned about having their grades docked by professors and being criticized by classmates who find their opinions “offensive

25 Year Outcomes In Adolescents Who Self...

on July 24, 2017 by

A new study has found that teenagers who self-harm are more likely to experience substance abuse and psychosocial problems as adults

Chronic Depression In Young Teens Tied...

on July 21, 2017 by

Research carried out by scientists investigating depression in early teenage years and the use of marijuana later in life has found a…