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Abilene Christian University Researchers, Dr. ...
Shared By: SermonCentral Staff on Jan 5, 2006
Summary: Abilene Christian University researchers, Dr. David Lewis and Dr. Carley Dodd have recently concluded a cross-generational study (six different tests) to measure fathers’ positive and negative influences upon teens’ spirituality. The found that "ev...
Category: Statistics
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Denomination: *other
Scripture: Proverbs 22:6
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Globally 500,000 Young People Are Recruited By ...
Shared By: SermonCentral Staff on Apr 10, 2008
Summary: Globally 500,000 young people are recruited by military and paramilitary groups each year. (Foster Network 2/25/07)
Category: Statistics
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Denomination: *other
Scripture: none
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300,000 Adolescents Have Been Involved In Armed ...
Shared By: SermonCentral Staff on Apr 10, 2008
Summary: 300,000 adolescents have been involved in armed conflict in more than 30 countries. (Foster Network 2/25/07)
Category: Statistics
Denomination: *other
Scripture: none
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Generaton Gap Danger
Shared By: SermonCentral Staff on Apr 10, 2008
Summary: GENERATON GAP DANGER In America adolescence is taken for granted, but until recently, the idea of adolescence was unknown in many parts of the world, says Cynthia B. Lloyd, author of Growing Up Global, a National Research Council and Institute of M...
Category: Statistics
Denomination: *other
Scripture: none
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Kids Are Buying Books In Quantities We've Never ...
Shared By: SermonCentral Staff on Apr 10, 2008
Summary: Kids Are Buying Books in quantities we've never seen before reports Booklist magazine. Credit a bulging teen population (30 million plus), a surge of global talent and perhaps a bit of Harry Potter afterglow. Teen book sales rose 25% between '99 and...
Category: Statistics
Denomination: *other
Scripture: none
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Teen Males In America See More Movies Than Any ...
Shared By: SermonCentral Staff on Apr 10, 2008
Summary: Teen males in America see more movies than any other age group. (Foster letter 3/25/07)
Category: Statistics
Denomination: *other
Scripture: none
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There Were 17.3 Million U.s. College ...
Shared By: SermonCentral Staff on Apr 10, 2008
Summary: There were 17.3 million U.S. college undergraduates in 2004 vs. just 8.6 million in 1970. (Foster letter 3/25/07)
Category: Statistics
Denomination: *other
Scripture: none
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50% Of U.s. High School Seniors Think Sodom And ...
Shared By: SermonCentral Staff on Apr 10, 2008
Summary: 50% of U.S. high school seniors think Sodom and Gomorrah were married.(Foster letter 3/25/07)
Category: Statistics
Denomination: *other
Scripture: none
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A Recent Barna Study Finds That 72% Of Teens In ...
Shared By: SermonCentral Staff on Apr 10, 2008
Summary: A recent Barna study finds that 72% of teens in '07 pray in a typical week, vs. 81% a decade ago. 48% attend a church worship service, vs. 53% in '97. Just 35% attend Sunday school, 33% youth group, 32% participate in a small group and 31% read the ...
Category: Statistics
Denomination: *other
Scripture: none
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A Barna Study Finds 65% Of U.s. Teens Recall ...
Shared By: SermonCentral Staff on Apr 14, 2008
Summary: A Barna study finds 65% of U.S. teens recall learning about moral and ethical standards in the last 12 months; 62% relationships, 55% faith traditions and 50% personal evangelism. Fewer recall church teachings on media, movies and TV within the last...
Category: Statistics
Denomination: *other
Scripture: none
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American Teens Spend On Average, More Than 72 ...
Shared By: SermonCentral Staff on Apr 14, 2008
Summary: American teens spend on average, more than 72 hours a week with electronic media. (from Gary Foster)
Category: Statistics
Denomination: *other
Scripture: none
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69% Of Teens Believe Heaven Exists And 53% ...
Shared By: SermonCentral Staff on Apr 14, 2008
Summary: 69% of teens believe heaven exists and 53% believe they will go there because they believe Jesus died for their sins. (from Gary Foster)
Category: Statistics
Denomination: *other
Scripture: none
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39% Of Teens Pray Regularly And 23% Participate ...
Shared By: SermonCentral Staff on Apr 14, 2008
Summary: 39% of teens pray regularly and 23% participate in a church youth group social activity. (from Gary Foster)
Category: Statistics
Denomination: *other
Scripture: none
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14% Of Teens Read The Bible Regularly. (from ...
Shared By: SermonCentral Staff on Apr 14, 2008
Summary: 14% of teens read the Bible regularly. (from Gary Foster)
Category: Statistics
Denomination: *other
Scripture: none
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In His Book, Forbidden Fruit: Sex & Religion In ...
Shared By: SermonCentral Staff on Apr 14, 2008
Summary: In his book, Forbidden Fruit: Sex & Religion in the Lives of American Teenagers, sociology professor Mark Regnerus says evangelical teens are slightly more sexually active than their non-evangelical peers. Non-evangelical teens have sex for the firs...
Category: Statistics
Denomination: *other
Scripture: none
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Following Beliefs
Shared By: SermonCentral Staff on Apr 14, 2008
Summary: FOLLOWING BELIEFS 68% of Americans 13-24 follow their own religious and spiritual beliefs, but think other religious beliefs could be true as well. Just 31% strongly believe their religious beliefs are true and universal, and that other religious...
Category: Statistics
Denomination: *other
Scripture: none
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A Lutheran Youth Fellowship '07 Poll Finds 28% ...
Shared By: SermonCentral Staff on Apr 15, 2008
Summary: A Lutheran Youth Fellowship '07 poll finds 28% cite their personal faith as their top concern while 23.8% say the future; 23.3% family relationships; 23.1% college and 16.3% unbelievers. Others included terrorism 9.4% and war 7.9%. 58.4% of responde...
Category: Statistics
Denomination: *other
Scripture: none
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The Pew Internet & American Life Project Finds ...
Shared By: SermonCentral Staff on Apr 15, 2008
Summary: The Pew Internet & American Life Project finds 93% of teens use the Internet, and more of them than ever are treating it as a place where they can share creations, tell stories, and interact with others. 64% of online teens 12-17 have participated i...
Category: Statistics
Denomination: *other
Scripture: none
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I Was Reading An Article This Week About Some Of ...
Shared By: Ajai Prakash on Jul 12, 2008
Summary: I was reading an article this week about some of the dangers that face our young people simply because they imitate what they see. The article told about the Reebok company pulling an ad which showed an athlete jumping over an oncoming car - because...
Category: Stories
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Scripture: none
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Ipod ...
Shared By: Sermon Central Staff on Nov 14, 2009
Summary: iPod Religion This is right up there with what 10-year-old Joshua wrote to his pastor: “Dear Pastor, My father says I should learn the 10 Commandments. But I don’t think I want to because we have enough rules already in our house.” That’s not as ba...
Category: Stories
Denomination: *other
Scripture: Deuteronomy 6:7-9
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Peer Pressure In The ...
Shared By: Sermon Central Staff on Apr 9, 2010
Summary: Peer Pressure in the Classroom A few years ago psychologist Ruth W. Berenda and her associates carried out an interesting experiment with teenagers designed to show how a person handled group pressure. The plan was simple. They brought groups of te...
Category: Stories
Denomination: *other
Scripture: Romans 12:2
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Phil Sheldrake's Story
Shared By: Warner Pidgeon on Apr 10, 2011
Summary: PHIL SHELDRAKE'S STORY At the age of 14 Phil Sheldrake was invited by a school friend to attend an event called Festival ’89. The event was being held on Sun Corner in Billericay and hosted by the preacher J. John. That night, Phil came to find a...
Category: Stories
Denomination: Anglican
Scripture: none
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Troubling Teen Statistics
Shared By: allan kircher on Jun 23, 2011
Summary: TROUBLING TEEN STATISTICS 20 teens attempt to end their lives every 30 minutes. 685 teens become drug users ever 30 minutes. 23 teenage girls have abortions every 30 minutes. 3 million American teenagers have been treated for alcoholism sin...
Category: Statistics
Denomination: Baptist
Scripture: none
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Consecrated to God from Youth
Shared By: Samuel Reyes on Apr 9, 2012
Summary: CONSECRATED TO GOD FROM YOUTH “Los más grandes hombres de la iglesia cristiana fueron vidas consagradas a Dios desde su juventud. -Juan Wesley era un estudiante en Oxford cuando fundó el Club Santo. -Martin Lutero tenía 27 años cuando abrazo ...
Category: Stories
Denomination: Free Methodist
Scripture: none
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Adolph Hitler on Youth
Shared By: Davon Huss on Aug 27, 2013
Summary: Adolph Hitler said this, "I freed Germany from the stupid and degrading fallacies of conscience and morality. We will train young people before whom the world will tremble. I want young people capable of violence--relentless and cruel."
Category: Quotes