The tug-of-war between a parent’s protective instincts and their desire to raise fearless kids is felt in youth ministries. In partnership with Youth Specialties and YouthWorks, Barna conducted a major study on the state of youth ministry in the United States, looking at the expectations of pastors, youth leaders and parents.
Modern day romance is a fluid beast, and the expectations and demands of a rapidly changing culture have transformed the landscape of love. To examine those shifts, this article takes a peek at the changing dynamics of marriage and singleness, the trends toward premarital cohabitation, the impact of online dating and the possibilities of finding love at work.
Are teens just "slacktivists" or are they actually taking action beyond 140 characters? In partnership with Youth Specialties and YouthWorks, Barna conducted a major study on the state of youth ministry in the United States, which included a look at service and volunteering trends among teens.
"62% of Americans say that social media doesn't necessarily make them more social." - davidkinnaman #Q2017
Andy Crouch didn’t let his kids use screens until they turned 10 — and they thanked him for it
Thanks to @audreyassad for highlighting Barna data as she shares on the power of the Church to combat the shame of porn addiction at #Q2017
82% of teens (according to their parents) say they sleep with their phones next to them http://bit.ly/2okIOWN