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Culture Post: Teen Drivers Take More Chances as Senior Year Begins

Older teens are more likely to do risky things while driving and have a higher rate of crashes and near misses than their younger classmates, a new survey finds.

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Daily Devotional

We’re Better Together

No Christ-follower can stand alone. Christianity, while requiring an individual’s personal faith commitment, is not an individual faith by nature. Simply, we’re better together.

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Recent Article

10 Reasons (Excuses) Not to Date Your Spouse

Here are 10 common excuses for not making an effort to date and romance your spouse…and how to move beyond them.

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From the Culture Blog

Risky Teen Behavior May Be Exploration, Not Underdeveloped Brain

A new review of research argues that teenagers’ risky behaviors may be a matter of exploration rather than the result of an under-developed brain, which is the current popular theory.

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