Alternative organizations saw rising interest amid debate.
May 24, 2013
Striving for moderation on high school's biggest night.
May 14, 2013
But I'm still grateful for CCM's golden era.
May 10, 2013
Donna Frietas looks at the social pressures and cultural stereotypes that fuel the campus hookup culture.
May 2, 2013
The unexpected surrender of parenting adolescents
May 1, 2013
Skip the trendy vocab, not the biblical terms.
March 1, 2013
Chastity can lead to a fuller engagement with creation.
February 21, 2013
Caring for infected youth in Romania.
February 8, 2013
Religious sponsors are a major reason the group made no decision on gay members and leaders.
February 7, 2013
Grace keeps us all from being 'damaged goods.'
February 6, 2013
Angus T. Jones explains the conversion that led him to denounce his CBS sitcom as 'filth.'
November 27, 2012
Confessions of a 45-year-old Justin Bieber fan.
October 30, 2012
Our research at the Fuller Youth Institute suggests unexpressed doubt leads young people to leave the faith.
September 4, 2012
The Second Mile couldn't survive donor fallout from sex abuse scandal at Penn State football program.
June 14, 2012
Six ways to support those questioning the faith.
May 16, 2012
An author, the creator of 'VeggieTales,' and a professor weigh in.
March 20, 2012
Youth ministry sees the return of reasons.
August 31, 2011
Lutheran leaders want to push out young conservatives.
July 21, 2011
Sara Zarr's 'Once Was Lost' beautifully captures the moment when an evangelical girl encounters the real world.
May 12, 2011
Nickelodeon star Miranda Cosgrove is being marketed as the embodiment of purity in a sex-saturated culture. Why Christians should be concerned.
April 27, 2011
How the church can respond as cutting and other forms of self-harm are increasingly glamorized online.
February 28, 2011
This time, the Parents Television Council is probably right about the British export that spotlights teens (and teen actors) engaging in a sexual free-for-all.
January 21, 2011
In its first 50 years, YWAM has deployed four million workers in 240 countries. Now it sets its sights on 152 remaining unreached people groups.
December 8, 2010
More than in previous generations, 20- and 30- somethings are abandoning the faith. Why?
November 19, 2010
Is a parental-control device the best way to teach teens that sending sexually explicit texts is a bad idea?
November 2, 2010
Instead of chastising young adults for being noncommittal, the church might encourage 20-somethings to seek what God wants them to commit 'to'.
September 14, 2010
Do pop culture's portrayals of teen pregnancy harm young women?
July 30, 2010
Donna Freitas's 'This Gorgeous Game', about a priest obsessed with a teenage girl, is a work of deep empathy and disturbing believability.
July 7, 2010
Why our narrative about sex, dating, and marriage is a gospel priority.
June 15, 2010
Why having our adult daughter and son-in-law move in is not 'enabling' them.
December 5, 2009
Early marriage sounds great—as long as there are mature Christian men willing to initiate.
September 23, 2009
What the women's blog editors are reading today.
September 17, 2009
Christian camping is revamping but not out of the woods yet.
August 11, 2009
Rates of teen pregnancy, STDs rose during 2006-2007. Does this mean abstinence education isn't working?
July 23, 2009
The message of 'female sexual liberation' comes with a cost.
June 16, 2009
Researchers should ask what causes teens to abstain, not whether a public vow is a magic bullet.
January 23, 2009
Teen twins Alex and Brett Harris call their peers to something more.
October 21, 2008
I Once Was Lost has wisdom for those trying to reach young skeptics.
June 23, 2008
Quotations to stir heart and mind.
April 17, 2008