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” . . . started to argue . . . “


“Some Pharisees came to Jesus and started to argue with him. They wanted to trap him, so they asked him to perform a miracle to show that God approved of him.” (Mark 8:11)  660 more words

World's Strictest Parents, the series

So never-minding my absence, I’ve been watching the World’s Strictest Parents, a series that takes troubled teens and places them in a family’s home, a family with strict parents, especially compared to what the teens are used to. 209 more words

Daily Blogs

Whitelion Annual 'Bail Out'

Bail Out is a national fundraising and awareness campaign, now in it’s 10th year.  This is a special event where participants are locked up in a Juvenile Detention Centre in Sydney overnight.   59 more words

Weekendnotes Reviews

Why Teens Are Impulsive, Addiction-Prone And Should Protect Their Brains

Teens can’t control impulses and make rapid, smart decisions like adults can — but why?

Research into how the human brain develops helps explain. In a teenager, the frontal lobe of the brain, which controls decision-making, is built but not fully insulated — so signals move slowly. 240 more words


16 and Lovin' Jesus

This week my 16 year old daughter sent a text to her father and I informing us that she needed to hear from God on a few particular issues she is facing and was going to fast until He gave her the clarity she was seeking. 1,080 more words


Stopping Cyberbullying: Who's in the "Bully Business" and Is the Campaign Working?

“Don’t Stand By, Stand Up!,” is the popular rallying cry. “Don’t be part of the problem. Be part of the solution!”  Taken together, these two popular exhortations are also the main slogans of… 1,214 more words

Educational Priorities