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Becoming Men: Feats of our Forefathers

Published on December 9th, 2006 | by Alex and Brett Harris

This is part 5 of 6 in the series The Myth of Adolescence We’re all familiar with names like George Washington, Thomas Jefferson, Samuel Adams and John Hancock. These men, along with others, were our forefathers [&hellip... Read More


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When You Fail At Hard Things

Published on December 4th, 2006 | by Alex and Brett Harris

This is part 8 of 21 in the series Do Hard Things What’s harder than doing hard things? Doing hard things and failing. In response to my article, My First Shower Nearly Killed Me, a reader [&hellip... Read More


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Gazing At A Piece of Meat

Published on December 1st, 2006 | by Alex and Brett Harris

Find this and other satires written by students at Funny Class Notes, a humor page designed to entertain but also make important points through satire. Please, take a long look at the above juicy slab. Gaze [&hellip... Read More


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Why Teenagers Do Stupid Things

Published on November 23rd, 2006 | by Alex and Brett Harris

In Go Ahead, I Dare You, Newsweek columnist Wray Herbert comments on the curious findings of a study published in the journal Psychological Science for the Public Interest. Its query? Why teenagers do stupid things. In [&hellip... Read More


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Ted Haggard: The Destructive Power of Secret Sin

Published on November 8th, 2006 | by Alex and Brett Harris

Most of you are aware of the recent scandal surrounding conservative Christian leader Ted Haggard, who stepped down as leader of the National Association of Evangelicals and was removed from his position as senior pastor of [&hellip... Read More


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Youth Ministry: Substance Beats Sugarcoating

Published on November 1st, 2006 | by Alex and Brett Harris

“Sugarcoated, MTV-style youth ministry is so over. Bible-based worship is packing teens in pews now.” So reads the sub-headline of a recent TIME Magazine article entitled, In Touch With Jesus. Dr. Albert Mohler has this to [&hellip... Read More


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Rebellion vs. Rebelution

Published on October 11th, 2006 | by Alex and Brett Harris

This is part 4 of 6 in the series The Myth of Adolescence One of the most common expectations our society has for teenagers is that we are incurably rebellious. Indeed, it was the “storm and [&hellip... Read More


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The Room: by Joshua Harris

Published on October 4th, 2006 | by Alex and Brett Harris

May the beauty of salvation embrace you, may your need for Christ capture you, and may the power of the Cross overwhelm you. For information on the authorship of “The Room” please click here. To download [&hellip... Read More


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When Chivalry Is Inconvenient

Published on September 28th, 2006 | by Alex and Brett Harris

This is part 4 of 4 in the series Modern Day Chivalry My six-year-old brother James is a gift-giver. One of his favorite ways of showing love for his family is to break out his “treasure [&hellip... Read More


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Receiving Counterfeit Chivalry

Published on September 16th, 2006 | by Alex and Brett Harris

This is part 3 of 4 in the series Modern Day Chivalry “All my life I have been overweight,” writes Amanda, in response to our recent post, The Big Misunderstanding, “I’ve been made fun of and [&hellip... Read More


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