Daily Archives: August 2, 2014

Ten Things I Want To Tell Teenage Girls | Kate Conner

Learning to Believe You’re Enough in an Insecure World

Today’s interview is with Kate Conner, author of the viral post, “Ten Things I Want to Tell Teenage Girls,” she is a wife, mother of three, and accomplished speaker and blogger. She has authored two new ebooks, Ten Things for Teen Girls and Enough which both eloquently communicate the true worth teenage girls have and equips parents to show their teen girls how much they’re loved and valued.

1. Your blog post, “Ten Things I Want to Tell Teenage Girls,” went viral—what was that like? What sort of feedback did you get and how did you respond?

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Laura Lee Garner

Ten Things I Want To Tell Teenage Girls | Kate Conner.

1.  If you choose to wear shirts that show off your boobs, you will attract boys.  To be more specific, you will attract the kind of boys that like to look down girls’ shirts.  If you want to date a guy who likes to look at other girls’ boobs and chase skirts, then great job; keep it up.  If you don’t want to date a guy who ogles at the breasts of other women, then maybe you should stop offering your own breasts up for the ogling.  All attention is not equal.  You think you want attention, but you don’t.  You want respect.  All attention is not equal.

2. Don’t go to the tanning bed.  You’ll thank me when you go to your high school reunion and you look like you’ve been airbrushed and then photoshopped compared to…

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GAZA WAR UPDATE, Day #27: Netanyahu addresses nation. Operation against Hamas to continue. IDF has destroyed the terror tunnels, will unilaterally withdraw soon. But Israel won’t negotiate a ceasefire any longer.

Joel C. Rosenberg's Blog

(Denver, Colorado) — It’s not over yet, but Israel is winning in the battle against radical Islamic terrorism in Gaza. Here’s the latest.

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Defense Minister Moshe Yaalon addressed their nationon live TV in Hebrew at 9pm on Saturday evening, the beginning of Day #27 of Operation Protective Edge.

Here are highlights of their message:

  • Israel’s military operation against Hamas and the terrorists in Gaza is not over —  but they are making tremendous progress and will continue aggressively until the terrorist attacks on Israel are neutralized and the situation is calm and stable.
  • That said, Israel will be done destroying the terror tunnels threatening Israel in the next 24 hours or so.
  • The IDF will then begin withdrawing ground forces from Gaza unilaterally.
  • Israel will not try to negotiate another ceasefire with Hamas.
  • Israel will continue to hit the terrorists with air power…

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Millennials and Worship Style

With around 12 million Millennials in our churches today, their presence is making a dramatic impact on worship services. As we discuss on the podcast this week, this impact is not necessarily manifested in a desire for a certain style of music, but a desired authenticity in the worship service. In that regard, “style” of worship is not their primary focus. Instead they seek worship services and music that have three major elements.

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