An unprecedented number of teen girls are struggling with gender dysphoria. And they’re experiencing it in clusters. What’s the reason behind this? What is Rapid Onset Gender Dysphoria? How should Christians respond?
Below are the articles that informed this episode:
Pressure to Conform by World Magazine
Trans-fluence by World Magazine
The transgender revolution: Could ‘gender dysphoria’ actually be fueled by social contagion? from The Briefing by Albert Mohler
An Interview With Lisa...
This message was originally given at a women’s conference in Boulder, Colorado on April 6, 2019. The following resources and scriptures were helpful in shaping the message.
The Future of World Religions: Population Growth Projections, 2010-2050
Making Sense of God: An Invitation to the Skeptical by Timothy Keller
Revelation 4 and 5
Interesting article on Snow Plow Parenting:
How Parents Are Robbing Their Children of Adulthood in The New York Times
Some of my favorite gospel-centered parenting books:
Shepherding a Child’s Heart by Tedd Tripp
Give Them Grace: Dazzling Your Kids with the Love of Jesus by Elyse Fitzpatrick and Jessica Thompson
Missional Motherhood: The Everyday Ministry of Motherhood in the Grand Plan of God by Gloria Furman
Treasuring God in Our Traditions by Noel Piper
Did you know that 280 Christians were murdered in the last 2 months in Nigeria? And 6,000 Christians have been murdered there in the last two years. On this episode we’re exposing and sharing the truth about what’s happening in Christian communities across Nigeria’s Middle Belt. We must pray for our brothers and sisters in Christ there, share the news about the religious cleansing they’re enduring, and contact our government officials to take some kind of action.
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What was the motive of the parents who bribed their kids’ way into elite colleges? Are you and I capable of the same behavior? In this age of striving hard to manage our image, where can our hearts finally find rest?
News about the college admission scam can be found here at World and here at CNN.
Tim Keller’s Book, Counterfeit Gods: The Empty Promises of Money, Sex, and Power, and the Only Hope that Matters, can be found here.
The Confessions of St. Augustine can be found here.
We were made to be more than self-made. We are God-made. God-rescued. God-loved. Only as we orient our lives and dreams around him will we experience true and lasting joy.
Find the book review entitled, “Girl, Follow Jesus” here.
Find loads of book reviews here at my website, jenoshman.com.
It happened again: another major sexual abuse scandal has been uncovered and this time it’s in the church. What should you do if you’re a victim? How can you keep your children safe if you’re a parent? And how can you protect the kids in your church if you’re a ministry leader?
Links to helpful articles that discuss the issues covered on today’s...