- Tools for Parenting Teens
- Learn Their Lingo
- Movie Reviews
- Links to Learn From
- A Little Encouragement…And Humor
1. Tools for Parenting Teens
The Ten Commandments
Why talk about the Ten Commandments with your son or daughter? For one, our kids need to understand God’s standard for right and wrong in order to get how amazing His grace really is. The Ten Commandments is a good…
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2. Learn Their Lingo
BION = Text message short for, “Believe it or not.”
RAWK! = RAWK is the slang spelling of ROCK, originally used by metal fans. 1) RAWK is used to express joy, as in a rallying cry. 2) It can also mean congratulations.
3. Movie Reviews for Parents
500 Days of Summer
This non-linear romantic comedy brings lots of artful indie charm, has won over secular critics, and is likely to appeal to older teens. It finds…
Master animator Hayao Miyazaki built his latest film on the structure of Hans Christian Anderson’s classic tale “The Little Mermaid.” But the story exists within…
4. Links to Learn From
85% of those 18-23 who make a commitment to God did so before age 14 [Fuller Youth Institute]
Why are coming of age movies about grown-ups now? [Washington Post]
Abercrombie & Fitch: Worst Recession Brand? [Time]
5. A Little Encouragement…And Humor
Within the covers of the Bible are the answers for all the problems men face.
– Ronald Reagan