Substance abuse has trended upward among American teens over the past three years after a decade of declines, according to the results of this year's Partnership Attitude Tracking Study.
- April 07, 2011 |
Recently I had the opportunity to sit down with Justin Taylor to talk about Tempted and Tried. You can watch the video of our discussion, here.
- April 07, 2011 |
The U.S. teen pregnancy rate in 2009, the latest year for which data are available, hit its lowest since tracking began 70 years ago, according to the Center for Disease Control.
- April 06, 2011 |
According to a new study, when teens are with friends they are more susceptible to the potential rewards of a risk than they are when they are alone.
Teenagers who listen to music more than other adolescents do are much more likely to have major depression according to a University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine study.
Americans have a Christian heritage, but the First Amendment protects freedom of religious expression for all.
For many Westerners, the hope of peace between the Middle East and the West rests in the spread of democracy. However, is our foreign policy driven by a naiveté that incorrectly identifies with the “revolutionaries” as kindred spirits?
- April 04, 2011 |
A listing of hot cultural items from the the Internet, music, television and movies.
- April 01, 2011 |
A new website for college students promotes postings for those in search of casual sex with no strings attached.
- March 31, 2011 |
Benefits may still exceed risks, but experts urge caution for young patients.
- March 30, 2011 |
How is a Christian view of love, jealousy, and the relationship of love and death seen through the lens of this classic song by George Jones?
With so many candidates to choose from why do so many conservatives feel like a brown shoe at a tuxedo convention? All of the potential Republican contenders bring unique gifts to the electoral table. The problem is, not one of them really ignites the imagination or inspires the soul.
The United States is not in a state of subjection to a foreign power but we, like 13th century Scotland find ourselves in need of leadership. We have a national debt level that threatens not only our financial stability but also our national security. We see the Middle East deteriorating at an alarming rate with the most devastating results coming out of Libya.
Doctors' group warns site can make already-down teens even more-so with out-of-context happy messaging on other kids' pages.
Teenagers who begin smoking at an early age are much more likely to start using marijuana by the time they're 17.
The New York Times has published several articles on the topic of teen sexting which provide an up-to-date focus on the topic.
According to a new study by Edison Research, more than half of Americans have profiles on the social-networking site Facebook.
American Christians generally flow in one of two cultural directions: they either tend toward being consumers or being creators. Which is more in line with God's design?