Youth Group Resources: Most of us can relate to dropping something on a foot, stubbing a toe or maybe hitting a thumb with a hammer. But how about shooting a nail into your head…and not realizing it?
Youth Group Resources: Just as there is a stereotype for someone who is a bully, there also seems to be certain characteristics that abound in those who are the victims of bullying.
Youth Ministry Lessons: The decisions of teenagers often leave adults baffled, scratching their heads as to how their son or daughter could have done something so reckless and thoughtless. But we now have a scientific reason!
The desire to be thin is not a new phenomenon. Since the beginning of time, young girls and women have been weight-obsessed, striving for the “perfect” figure that will give them a greater sense of self-worth, and the Internet, has only added fuel to the fire.
Youth Group Lessons: It is no shock that college students drink. If that were the findings of any study, those reading the results might wonder how much money was spent to prove something that doesn’t even need scientific data.
Youth Ministry Resources: The term “self-injury” might be new to many people but psychologists and researchers are hoping that physicians will start to take a greater notice of behavior that is increasing among teenagers.
Youth Ministry Lessons: For many teens trying to live the straight and narrow, it can be difficult. But in one town, students, educators and members of the community have come together to offer teenagers a helping hand.
A few years back, celebrity chef Jamie Oliver walked a cow out into the middle of a group of moms, dads and kids. He proceeded to talk about butchering and how meat is properly cut, even having a butcher on stage. While Oliver was talking and the butcher was…
When it comes to teenagers and drinking the initial obstacle to overcome is how someone under the legal age limit to consume alcohol will obtain the beverage. Some use older siblings and friends to obtain it for them while others go so far as to…
When it comes to injuries sustained at fast food restaurants, it seems there is a never-ending stream of stories. Some seem to be urban legend and some have the glimmer of truth, and this story is likely to make your stomach churn.
As obesity rates keep rising, it seems like everyone has an opinion on what the average American should be eating, how much they should be eating and when they should be eating it.