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Category Archives: Teen Challenges

Podcast 83: Recovery 2—Overcoming Porn’s Stigma Within the Church

Podcast 83: Recovery 2—Overcoming Porn’s Stigma Within the Church Are we in denial of the extent that pornography is impacting the church? What are the implications of a person admitting they...

eZine #38: Cell Phone Sanity

Cell phones are incredible – and terrible, all at once. I love the convenience, but despise the amount of my time and life it takes from me, especially if I’m not careful.   Even worse yet, is what phones can do to our children’s...

Podcast 81: Recovery 1—The Porn Phenomenon—It’s Scope and Impact

Podcast 81: Recovery 1—The Porn Phenomenon—It’s Scope and Impact This is the first in our series on Porn Recovery. We explore the breadth and depth of this growing cultural and societal...

Podcast 78: Mental Illness—Understanding the Emotional Turmoil

Headspace: Understanding the Emotional Turmoil of the Brokenhearted What if someone in your family is facing mental health issues? There is so much we don’t understand about how the mind works...

Podcast 73: Facing the Crisis of a Teen Pregnancy

What’s a parent to do? When the news hits, a flood of emotions comes into play immediately. So many questions fill your mind. How much is your fault? What’s the best...

Parenting: Understanding and Surviving Your Teenager’s Rebellion

A number of years back, an alarming story made headlines across the nation. Desiree Shannon, an intelligent, well-liked teenage girl – raised in a strong family with strong faith convictions, on...

Podcast 65: Face Time vs Screen Time—Helping Kids Achieve Electronic-Digital Balance

Face Time vs Screen Time: Helping kids with an electronic-digital balance. Great tips to help parents determine healthy rationale for putting guidelines on their children’s use of electronics. Where do you...

Parenting: Dr. Dave Currie Speaks to Teens — “Porn and Their Future Sex Life”

Listen to this powerful message from Dr. Dave Currie as he speaks to teens at Fort St. John Evangelical Mission Church on what porn is doing to their future sex life....

Parenting: Pornography and Our Youth

Pornified: 5 Facts You Must Tell the Next Generation As I write this, I am on a flight to Fort St. John, BC. Tonight I will speak at an area-wide Youth...

Podcast 61: What to Do If Your Child is Into Porn?

We tackle the frightening challenge of discovering your preteen has been watching pornography. What’s the wisest first step? What needs to be discussed? How do you tighten up controls? What’s the...

Parenting: 3 Things Parents Should Never Withhold from Their Children

As I look back, I was at times a rather selfish and insecure parent. I was too often tempted, especially in the early years, to parent the children worrying about how...

Parenting: Responding to Your Child’s Porn Problem

Many parents believe that the character of their children will protect them from the dangers of the online world. Unfortunately the usual reality is that the online world bombards them and...

Parenting Teens – Part 1 – With Iona Snair

Length (8:00) Parenting Teens - Part 1 - Dr. Dave and Christie have the opportunity to interview Iona Snair about the ups and downs and in's and out's of parenting teens....

Parenting Teens – Part 2 – With Iona Snair

Length (6:43) Parenting Teens - Part 2 - Dr. Dave and Christie have the opportunity to interview Iona Snair about the ups and downs and in's and out's of parenting teens....

Parenting Teens – Part 3 – With Iona Snair

Length (7:12) Parenting Teens - Part 3 - Dr. Dave and Christie have the opportunity to interview Iona Snair about the ups and downs and in's and out's of parenting teens....