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Help for the parents of teenagers from Mark Gregston. Feed includes daily 1-minute and a weekend 30-minute program.

Help for the parents of teenagers from Mark Gregston. Feed includes daily 1-minute and a weekend 30-minute program.
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Help for the parents of teenagers from Mark Gregston. Feed includes daily 1-minute and a weekend 30-minute program.

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English


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Helping Your Teen Survive in the Jungle

11/16/2019
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#555 – Student Story: Grant Are you shielding your teen from outside influences? Or are you preparing them to live in the real world? This weekend on Parenting Today’s Teens, Mark Gregston helps moms and dads train children to maneuver through the jungle of today’s culture without succumbing to its negative influence. The post Helping Your Teen Survive in the Jungle appeared first on Parenting Today's Teens.

Your Teen’s Search for Wisdom

11/9/2019
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#554 – Student Story: Samantha Thanks to technology, we have limitless knowledge at our fingertips. But deep down, teens are searching for wisdom—not information. This weekend on Parenting Today’s Teens, Mark Gregston teaches parents how to transfer wisdom to their teens in order to help them navigate the world and live wisely. The post Your Teen’s Search for Wisdom appeared first on Parenting Today's Teens.

Duration:00:24:55

The Spirit of Adoption

11/5/2019
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#2121 Every day, hundreds of orphaned children find safety and love from parents who choose to adopt them. Hi, I’m Mark Gregston … with Parenting Today’s Teens. I believe that adopting a child is one of the most sacrificial and God-like things anyone can do. So in honor of National Adoption Month, I want to […] The post The Spirit of Adoption appeared first on Parenting Today's Teens.

Duration:00:00:58

Emotional Burnout

11/4/2019
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#2120 There’s rarely a good time to be faced with a crisis. And for parents with out-of-control teens … the day-to-day struggle can drain every ounce of emotional energy. Hi, I’m Mark Gregston … with Parenting Today’s Teens. If you’re dealing with a teen who’s caught in the spin cycle, let me give you a […] The post Emotional Burnout appeared first on Parenting Today's Teens.

Duration:00:00:58

Adoption: A Parenting Toolbox

11/2/2019
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#553 – Student Story: Aubrey The teen years can be bumpy for any child. But sometimes, adopted teens need a little extra dose of love and patience. This weekend on Parenting Today’s Teens, Mark Gregston shares the four essential tools in every adoptive parents’ toolbox and offers practical help for navigating the adolescent years. The post Adoption: A Parenting Toolbox appeared first on Parenting Today's Teens.

Duration:00:24:55

The Need for Value

11/1/2019
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#2119 Does your teenager feel valued and accepted at home? If not, they’ll go lookin’ somewhere else! Hi, I’m Mark Gregston … with Parenting Today’s Teens. As parents, we do a ton of stuff for our kids. We take care of their physical needs, cart them around to school events, and give them things our […] The post The Need for Value appeared first on Parenting Today's Teens.

Duration:00:00:58

HOME REPAIRS

10/31/2019
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#2118 Parents of rebellious teens often tell me that they feel like their house is falling apart. But no home is beyond repair! Hi, I’m Mark Gregston … with Parenting Today’s Teens. If your relationships at home are falling apart … here are three things you can do to help restore a sense of peace […] The post HOME REPAIRS appeared first on Parenting Today's Teens.

Duration:00:00:58

Teen Suicide

10/30/2019
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#2117 To think that a teenager could become so hopeless that he would choose to end his life is almost too painful to imagine. But with the increasing rate of teen suicides, no parent can afford to ignore the possibility. Hi, I’m Mark Gregston … with Parenting Today’s Teens. For teens, suicide is a last-ditch […] The post Teen Suicide appeared first on Parenting Today's Teens.

Duration:00:00:58

Discipline and Your Teen

10/26/2019
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#552 – Student Story: Garret It’s only natural for children to want to push the boundaries. So, when your son or daughter crosses the line, how should you respond? This weekend on Parenting Today’s Teen, Mark Gregston explains how effective discipline can get a child where they want to go and keep them from where […] The post Discipline and Your Teen appeared first on Parenting Today's Teens.

Duration:00:24:55

Rescuing Our Teens

10/19/2019
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#551 – Student Story: Tiller When teens find themselves dealing with the consequences of a mistake, parents want to swoop in and save the day. But this act of heroism is usually more harmful than not. Today on Parenting Today’s Teens, Mark Gregston helps parents recognize when their teen needs rescuing—and when to leave the […] The post Rescuing Our Teens appeared first on Parenting Today's Teens.

Duration:00:24:55

The Parenting Pendulum

10/18/2019
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#2109 Today’s parents want a deeper relationship with their teen than they had with their own parents. It’s well-intentioned. But taken too far, the outcome will disappoint you. Hi, I’m Mark Gregston … with Parenting Today’s Teens. My dad, like yours, was focused on providing for his family. We always had food on the table […] The post The Parenting Pendulum appeared first on Parenting Today's Teens.

Duration:00:00:58

No Waffling!

10/17/2019
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#2107 Spoiler alert! Your teen craves boundaries! Hi, I’m Mark Gregston … with Parenting Today’s Teens. Some parents cringe at the thought of doling out consequences, fearing it may harm a relationship with their teen. But I’ve found that young people actually want rules! For kids, the world makes more sense when they know what’s […] The post No Waffling! appeared first on Parenting Today's Teens.

Duration:00:00:58

Walking ATM Machines

10/17/2019
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#2108 Do you ever feel like your teen treats you like a walking, breathing, ATM machine? Hi, I’m Mark Gregston … with Parenting Today’s Teens. We’ve all been there, haven’t we? Hardly a day goes by when a teenager doesn’t ask for something. But when parents continually cave in … they often fail to realize […] The post Walking ATM Machines appeared first on Parenting Today's Teens.

Duration:00:00:58

Parenting Thrill Ride

10/15/2019
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#2105 Here’s a trick question. Would you rather go for a ride on a carousel? Or a roller coaster? Hi, I’m Mark Gregston … with Parenting Today’s Teens. Okay … carousels have their redeeming features. They’re calm and pleasant … if a not little boring. But to me, a roller coast ride is so much […] The post Parenting Thrill Ride appeared first on Parenting Today's Teens.

Duration:00:00:58

The Christian Life is More Caught Than Taught

10/12/2019
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#550 – Student Story: Sophia Teens go through all sorts of change in the adolescent years. But growth isn’t limited to physical, emotional, and intellectual changes. Teens grow spiritually too! This week on Parenting Today’s Teens, Mark Gregston coaches moms and dads on how to nurture their child’s faith throughout the formative teen years. The post The Christian Life is More Caught Than Taught appeared first on Parenting Today's Teens.

Duration:00:24:55

The Calm Before the Storm

10/11/2019
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#2103 Mom, Dad, it’s never too early to start planning for the teen years! Hi, I’m Mark Gregston … with Parenting Today’s Teens. When your child reaches the “tween” years, things are calm and easy … and you’re like, “Hey, I’m getting’ the hang of this parenting thing!” Hmm. Well, I hate to bust your […] The post The Calm Before the Storm appeared first on Parenting Today's Teens.

Duration:00:00:58

Parental Anxiety

10/9/2019
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#2102 Mom, dad, find yourself gettin’ all twisted up and worried about your teen? Hi, I’m Mark Gregston … with Parenting Today’s Teens. Billy Graham once said, “Anxiety is the natural result when our hopes are centered in anything short of God and His will for us.” Wow, that’s a convicting statement. But let’s face […] The post Parental Anxiety appeared first on Parenting Today's Teens.

Duration:00:00:58

Stop. Think. Act.

10/8/2019
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#2101 Picture this: Your teen comes home two hours past curfew. You’ve been worried sick. Then he calmly waltzes in like nothing happened. Something snaps … and you start yelling. Hi, I’m Mark Gregston … with Parenting Today’s Teens. Hey, we’ve all done it. But when your teen breaks the rules, he desperately needs an […] The post Stop. Think. Act. appeared first on Parenting Today's Teens.

Duration:00:00:58

Creating an Imperfect Home

10/5/2019
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#549 – Student Story: Sarah You set out to raise “perfect” children and even planned their “perfect” futures. But what happens when your “perfect” teen doesn’t turn out the way you expected? This weekend on Parenting Today’s Teens, Mark Gregston outlines the dangers of perfection and suggests creative ways to let your teen—and yourself—be imperfect. The post Creating an Imperfect Home appeared first on Parenting Today's Teens.

Duration:00:24:55

Confronting Dishonesty

10/4/2019
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#2099 Dishonesty may seem like a minor issue. But lying is actually a serious vice that parents should never ignore. Hi, I’m Mark Gregston … with Parenting Today’s Teens. Ultimately, dishonesty is rooted in disrespect: disrespect for others, disrespect for authority, and disrespect for oneself. And the longer a parent waits to address the problem, […] The post Confronting Dishonesty appeared first on Parenting Today's Teens.

Duration:00:00:58