Adolescents become smarter because they become mentally quicker.
Most teens don't get enough sleep, putting them at greater risk for a slew of unhealthy behaviors, from physical inactivity to fighting, according to a new U.S. study.
Vanderbilt University has decided five on-campus Christian groups are in violation of the school's non-discrimination policy and has placed the groups on "provisional status."
Christians in Laos often do not risk applying for building permits because it can draw unwanted attention and preempt any chance of building a simple structure.
October is National Bullying Prevention Month. Want to be part of the solution?
The cost of raising a child from birth to age 18 for a middle-income, two-parent family (not including college), has skyrocketed nearly 40% -- or more than $60,000 -- from 10 years ago, according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture.
Just a quick slice of life from the Daly household last week; perhaps you can relate?
Calvin is too important to leave him frozen in caricature, and he’s too significant to leave him simply to his tribe of theological partisans. He offers rich insight to all in the Christian tradition, including those who consider themselves the furthest away from “Calvinism.”
Iranian pastor Yousef Nadarkhani has twice refused to recant his Christian faith during two court hearings this week and will be again demanded to recant at a third trial; if he continues to refuse, he will be executed.
They knew they were different at a young age. Throughout life, they struggled to hide their feelings and appear normal. After years of enduring rejection, low self-esteem, and depression, they learned to accept homosexuality as part of “who I am.”
Researchers have found that poor diet may be a risk factor for mental health problems during adolescence.
Our daily broadcast today features a fascinating conversation with my dear friend and colleague Tim Goeglein.
In a recent opinion piece for the Wall Street Journal, Norm Augustine laments the weakening emphasis on the study of history.
The latest in a series of attacks on minority religious groups in the world's most populous Muslim-majority nation.
A series of attacks by armed Muslim extremists in Nigeria's Plateau State have left more than 100 Christians dead, including one pregnant woman and the elimination of many entire families.
A listing of hot cultural items from the the Internet, music, television and movies.
Even the most seasoned family financial planner could learn something from the simple but solid wisdom of Dave Ramsey.
Former megachurch pastor Ted Haggard and actor Gary Busey will appear together on an upcoming edition of ABC-TV's "Celebrity Wife Swap."
The pastor who ignited a debate earlier this year over heaven and hell and who many say is "moving farther and farther away from biblical Christianity," has announced his departure from the 10,000-member Mars Hill Church, which he founded.
"The Importance of Family Dinners VII" study shows that teens who eat dinner five to seven times a week with their families are less likely to engage in at-risk behaviors than teens who had fewer than three family dinner per week.
- September 22, 2011 |