Tag Archive for social media

How To Use Your Head To Guard Your Heart

on June 19, 2017 by

A 3(D) Guide To Making Wise Media Choices – 10 Pack

Killer Girlfriend Revealed…

on June 15, 2017 by

Girlfriend sent texts encouraging him to kill himself left a suicide note thanking her for her support

Night Phone Use A Danger For Adolescent...

on June 11, 2017 by

Adolescents’ late-night mobile phone use was directly linked to poor quality sleep, which subsequently led to poorer mental health outcomes, reduced coping,…

Gen Z Power List: Meet The Brands,...

on June 7, 2017 by

From AwesomenessTV to Zendaya, these are the names to know

Facebook Developing ‘Talk,’...

on June 6, 2017 by

Social media powerhouse reportedly seeks to extend its reach to a younger demographic

Meet 16-Year-Old Baby Ariel, Musical.ly&...

on June 6, 2017 by

How a Florida Teen Became Queen of Gen Z’s Favorite Video Platform—and a Top Brand Influencer

Snapchat Statatistics And Facts

on June 1, 2017 by

Get the full report here

5 Days of Snapchat Discover – Safe...

on June 1, 2017 by

32% of all teens in US at the age 13 to 17 years old use Snapchat

Shame Youth Ministry And The Imago Dei

on May 31, 2017 by

Self-image is a complex beast. If we have a distorted image of ourselves it becomes very easy to fill our thoughts with…

‘Tinder For Teens’?

on May 30, 2017 by

The dark side of a teen app called ‘Yellow’

The Secret Online World Of British Teens

on May 30, 2017 by

How streaks, deep likes and ghosting define young lives

Resources For Parents Wanting To Break...

on May 27, 2017 by

We wanted to provide our viewers with resources for more information, support and how to help others

Dallas Police: ‘Social Media’...

on May 26, 2017 by

Exchanges between rival gangs on social media fuel the incident

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

Kids Look For Limits On What Parents...

on May 20, 2017 by

Children and adolescents would prefer that their parents limit what is shared about them online

How To Help Parents Set Good Boundaries...

on May 20, 2017 by

“My 16-year-old wants Instagram and I won’t let her have it. Is that bad?”

?..Social Network Ranks As The Worst For...

on May 20, 2017 by

Posting constant updates on the social network could reveal emotional stress

WHAT Teen Girls See When They Look In...

on May 18, 2017 by

When you’re a skinny child of fifteen, with braces from ear to ear, you doubt that you will ever be appealing,”

Social Media: Teen Dies After Romeo And...

on May 16, 2017 by

11-year-old who killed himself after prank laid to rest

5 Important Ways Moms Influence Kids

on May 12, 2017 by

Parents still have a huge influence. And moms play a major role in the development and nurturing of kids in a media-filled…

Curvy Model Shares Shocking Image Of Her...

on May 7, 2017 by

‘This is so so important- our young girls need to hear these things. It is both reassuring and inspiring to have a…

Most Teens Have Taken Social Media Break

on May 6, 2017 by

Nearly 60 percent of teens in the U.S. have taken a break from social media, the bulk of them even voluntarily, a…

Teen’s Facebook Live Suicide...

on May 4, 2017 by

“All social media is is a conduit for attention,”

Models Kendall Jenner, Bella Hadid Under...

on April 30, 2017 by

The runway stars had promoted the Fyre Festival as a must-attend entertainment event on their Instagram accounts and starred in a flashy…

Festival Goers Expecting Tropical...

on April 30, 2017 by

“It was supposed to be the most glamorous event of the year, with all the selfie opportunities..social media influencer could dream of,”

How To Monitor Your Kid’s...

on April 28, 2017 by

TeenSafe lets you keep a watchful eye on your child’s online activities so they don’t become another victim of internet predators or…

Unglue App: End Screen Time Smartphone...

on April 25, 2017 by

Too much screen time. It’s a problem all parents face. It’s not about parental control. It’s about teaching them to manage their…

The Problem With Social Media Fasts And...

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So what’s the solution?

Black Teens Are The Most Active…...

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​Instagram and Snapchat are Most Popular Social Networks for Teens

Comparison: A Dangerous Word For Youth...

on April 17, 2017 by

It is easy to jump on Instagram, Facebook or even hear about another church’s youth ministry event from your students and begin…

Teens Can’t Get Enough of Mobile Video

on April 16, 2017 by

Seven in 10 teen smartphone users spend at least three hours per day watching video on their phones

Teen Accidentally Kills Himself As...

on April 14, 2017 by

“There was about 40 to 50 kids outside,”…I guess when it happened they just ran over here.”

The Highs and Lows of Teens’ Instagram...

on April 9, 2017 by

Teens’ use of the photo-sharing service Instagram has both risks and benefits, a new study suggests. Frequent use was linked to a…

Flashback: Digital Cold Turkey

on April 8, 2017 by

Students Give Up Phones as Part of Today Show Television Episode

Hilarious Video Shows How Social Media...

on April 7, 2017 by

The pitfalls of trying to get engaged in the Valencia-tinted Age of Instagram

Pope Warns Against ‘False’...

on April 4, 2017 by

Don’t let yourselves be led astray by this false image of reality! Be the protagonists of your history; decide your own future

Boy 14 Charged In Facebook Live…...

on April 3, 2017 by

CPD arrested 1st of several juvenile offenders in Facebook sexual assault incident

My 16-Year-Old Wants Instagram…

on March 31, 2017 by

Where kids actually adopt their values

The Guilty Secret Of Distracted...

on March 29, 2017 by

A.A.P. recommends “laps not apps,” and I am deeply skeptical of anything electronic that is marketed as “educational”

More Time Online Tied To Loneliness In...

on March 19, 2017 by

The more time a young adult uses social media, the more likely they are to feel socially isolated, and as users frequency…

Teens Rule The Web

on March 14, 2017 by

Infographic

How To Limit Kids Screen Time

on March 8, 2017 by

unGlue helps parents set screen time limits on any device

Social Media ‘Increases Loneliness...

on March 7, 2017 by

Social media sites like Twitter, Facebook and Pinterest are causing more people to feel alone, according to US psychologists.

Social Media & Teens

on March 3, 2017 by

Social Media & Teens: Understanding Digital Natives, Pt. 1

Depression Strikes Today’s Teen...

on March 1, 2017 by

…suggesting that the increasing dependence on social media by this age group may be exacerbating the problem

How Teens Media Consumption Has Changed ...

on February 28, 2017 by

True Facts About Teens And Media: Now & Then

The Latest Social Media Challenge Is...

on January 30, 2017 by

“The rise of social media has contributed to increasing peer pressure among children. This ‘craze’ is another clear…

Generation X More Addicted To Social...

on January 29, 2017 by

The 29-page report was based on data from 9,000 smartphone and 1,300 tablet users from across the country from last July through…

Middle-Aged Americans Beat Millennials...

on January 29, 2017 by

Gen X spends nearly seven hours a week on social networks, a study finds, more than any other age group

Nielsen Social Media Report

on January 29, 2017 by

…social media users can be pretty receptive—especially heavy users, who spend over 3 hours per day on social media

Book: You’re Loved No Matter What

on January 28, 2017 by

Freeing Your Heart from the Need to Be Perfect

Book: liked….Whose Approval Are...

on January 28, 2017 by

For many girls it starts early. The desire to be perfect. The need for approval. The longing for acceptance and being liked…

Researchers Find that “Moderate”...

on January 25, 2017 by

“After that point, increased screen time was associated with decreased well-being.”

Open Season On Trump’s Kid

on January 21, 2017 by

SNL Writer’s Tweet About Barron Trump is Beyond Unfunny–It’s Being Called ‘Vile’ and ‘Disgusting’

How To Unplug From What Keeps You...

on January 20, 2017 by

Here are some inventive ways to respond to the epidemic of distraction in our culture and minds

Social Media: Video Training Series For...

on January 20, 2017 by

Watch the video to hear more about engaging and ministering to teens using social media

SEND NUDES

on January 17, 2017 by

There’s No Subtlety in These Sexy Requests

Flashback: Helping Students Push-Back On...

on January 13, 2017 by

Walt Mueller

Flashback: Instilling Social Media Sense

on January 13, 2017 by

Walt Mueller

Girl, 12, Livestreams Her Own Suicide

on January 13, 2017 by

“I have a stepfather but he tried to rape me,” she said. “And he said I should go hang myself because I…

Worried About Screen Time?

on January 7, 2017 by

Don’t Let Kids Go It Alone

Just One Hour A Day On Social Media...

on January 7, 2017 by

Social media sites help us stay connected, but for younger teens, the cost of online connectivity can be steep

Book: Screens and Teens

on January 4, 2017 by

Connecting with Our Kids in a Wireless World

Kids Turn Violent As Parents Battle ...

on December 20, 2016 by

NYPost

Book: Glow Kids

on December 20, 2016 by

How Screen Addiction Is Hijacking Our Kids-and How to Break the Trance

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

Teens And Online Safety: Infographic

on December 1, 2016 by

The bane of the internet: cyber bullying, cyber stalking, sexting, inappropriate content, social media addiction

Teen Facebook Live Streams Himself...

on November 18, 2016 by

Charged with discharging a firearm into an occupied structure, discharging a firearm within city limits and an illegal weapons offense

Teens Often Ignore Online Risks

on November 12, 2016 by

New research finds that adolescents are more likely than adults to take online risks, regardless of the gamble involved

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.”

Understanding Social Media and Teenagers

on October 29, 2016 by

Adam McLane: My new online course!

Marketing, Cool, And Role Models Who...

on October 28, 2016 by

By Walt Mueller

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…

Snapchat Beats Instagram And Facebook As...

on October 23, 2016 by

Specifically, younger teens are dropping off of Facebook, while Snapchat and Instagram are neck-and-neck for teens between the ages of 14 and…

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

Mom, Can I Have Snapchat? Values

on October 10, 2016 by

5 Considerations to ponder

Snapchat In Privacy Storm Over ...

on September 26, 2016 by

Critics fear controversial device will be used to snap people without their consent

Snapchat Glasses Record Video

on September 26, 2016 by

Snapchat unveils $129 sunglasses that can record video in 10-second snippets

Can Anonymous Compliments Make Teens...

on September 21, 2016 by

21% of teens feel worse about themselves after using social media. “Words matter,” “Negative comments and thoughts tend to grow like weeds

Sit With Us: Teen Creates App So Kids...

on September 16, 2016 by

I was completely ostracized by all of my classmates, and so I had to eat lunch alone every day. So there’s so…

Woman Sues Parents For Sharing...

on September 14, 2016 by

If the parents lose this could have repercussions for Austrians who post images of their children on social media without their consen

Twitter Adds Read Receipts To Service

on September 10, 2016 by

…little blue check marks, receipts simply let users know when those with whom they are corresponding have read their messages

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

Flashback: How To Keep Your Teens From...

on August 22, 2016 by

CNN

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

Values: “Tips For A Healthy Digital...

on August 19, 2016 by

The Digital Diet Of American Teens…. A helpful Infographic

“App and Drive” Is The New Danger...

on August 7, 2016 by

27% of teens today still report texting and driving, a bigger concern is that two out of three teens (68%) admit to…

Living in the Online Village

on August 6, 2016 by

Helping Teens Manage Social Media

Teens And Anonymous apps Infographic:...

on July 24, 2016 by

What’s the ten appeal?

Internet Savvy Teens Worse At Romantic...

on July 23, 2016 by

Teens who spent more time communicating with their boyfriends or girlfriends through texting or social media were less adept at managing conflicts…

Teens Are Ditching Texting For Snapchat...

on July 23, 2016 by

More appealing:The quick back and forth nature of Snapchat and the ability to use photos, messages, and even real-time video in a…

Values: Kids And Screen Time

on July 19, 2016 by

A helpful-infographic

Pokémon Go: Rare Catch Causes A Central...

on July 18, 2016 by

video released shows trainers rushing into Central Park late Thursday night to catch the rare Eevee evolution, Vaporeon

Six Potential Downsides Of Social Media

on July 14, 2016 by

Tim Elmore

The Potential Upside Of Social Media

on July 14, 2016 by

Tim Elmore

Raised In A Day Of Social Media

on July 14, 2016 by

Tim Elmore

8 Ways Churches Can Capitalize On...

on July 12, 2016 by

Don’t miss out on this…Paul said he became all things to all people so that some might come to Christ

Sheriff Warns Stop Trespassing To Find...

on July 12, 2016 by

Deputies say they have found people on business, church, and government properties late at night when the grounds are closed