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#Friendsgiving: How to Help Your Teen Build Authentic Community

Making friends and creating space for them to grow can be challenging. When we are little, it is easy to run up to someone on the playground for the first time and be best friends by the end of...

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I’ve Seen the Radical Changes This Program Makes: A Mom’s Perspective on Life Teen

The following is an interview between one of our Life Teen Staff members and the mom of a teen who shares her unique perspective on the impact that Life Teen has had on her daughter and on their family....

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Respondiendo a las Inquietudes de los Jóvenes

¡No sé qué hacer con mi hijo/hija! ¡Ya no me escucha! Mejor dile tú, a ti si te va a escuchar y te va a creer. Estas frases las escucho una y otra vez en mi trabajo y en...

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Teens, Music, Drugs: What You Need to Know

“I been smokin’ since I was eleven/ I been poppin’ pills since I was seven/ Told my pastor I don’t do confessions/ ‘cause I pop a lot of molly for my breakfast” Fun fact, this is a factual lyric...

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¿Misa en Español o Inglés?

Algo igual, o muy parecido, me imagino, se repite cada domingo en los hogares hispanos: los padres y sus hijos se enfrentan en una guerra que parece más peligrosa que cualquier otra en la historia. Quizá existen batallas a...

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An Inside Look at How Teens Use Social Media

As Life Teen’s coordinator of digital evangelization and outreach, a large part of what I do is manage our social media and aim to communicate truth to teens through social media. Some days, when I see some of the...

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El Temor del Indocumentado

Hoy en día, muchas familias hispanas en los Estados Unidos viven con temor, mucho temor. Este temor no solo les sucede a familias a las que no tienen documentos migratorios legales para estar en este país, sino también a...

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Is a College Degree the Best Choice for Your Child?

“Support your child’s dreams – even if their dream isn’t the same dream you had for them.” Scrolling through Facebook I came across a picture of a mother and a toddler, standing in a field, the above quote sprawling...

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El Joven Bicultural

Recuerdo el día que mis padres escucharon un anuncio después de misa invitando a los jóvenes a participar en un ministerio hispano. Le di una mirada a mi gemela esperando que ella también estuviera pensando lo que yo pensaba:...

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Return to Me – Free Lenten Series

Follow along with this series during each Sunday of Lent for inspiration on how to live out the Gospel message in your life as parents of teen children and be inspired by parents who are on this journey right...

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