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  1. Foot in Cyber Mouth 1/22/2014
    By Gene Sun (Middle School Youth Pastor)
    You’re probably familiar with the idiom “putting your foot in your mouth”. We’ve all had moments in our lives where we’ve said something we regret and we try to teach our children to think b … read more
  2. Keep Calm and Assess 12/2/2013
    By Gene Sun (Middle School Youth Pastor)
    This will be a short post. Here’s a great article on the complexity of bullying. Here are some quotes from the article: “By calling everything bullying, we're actually failing to recognize the seriousness of … read more
  3. Parenting After The Sandy Hook Report 11/27/2013
    By Gene Sun (Middle School Youth Pastor)
    Some of you may have read the report. Some of you may have chosen not to read it. But I’m sure all of you know that the State’s Attorney has released a fairly lengthy report of last year’s tragedy. As p … read more 1 comment
  4. Keeping up with cyberbully tech 10/21/2013
    By Gene Sun (Middle School Youth Pastor)
    Keeping up with cyberbully tech 10/21/2013 I’ve had several parents ask and inform me about Ask.fm. It is a social media website that has been linked to numerous teenage suicides recently. As I researched about As … read more
  5. Are you an ethical parent? 10/17/2013
    By Gene Sun (Middle School Youth Pastor)
    This will be a pretty short post but it comes from a pretty long (but good) article. It’s about ethical parenting (more accurately the lack of ethical parenting) from a non-Christian perspective. It basically talks … read more
  6. GTA V has what in it? 9/25/2013
    By Gene Sun (Middle School Youth Pastor)
    Pastor Clay Norman mentioned the video game GTA V (Grand Theft Auto Five) this past Sunday (9/22/13) and apparently it’s caused quite a ruckus. If you have a video game playing teenage boy you probably know a littl … read more 2 comments
  7. We Are All Addicts 7/18/13
    By Gene Sun (Middle School Youth Pastor)
    You may have heard that Cory Monteith, the actor for one of the main characters on the extremely popular show Glee, recently died of a drug overdose. This post is not about this particular tragedy or even drug addiction … read more 2 comments
  8. Vine, The Six Second Porn App 5/3/2013
    By Gene Sun (Middle School Youth Pastor)
    I recently wrote a post on the phone app, SnapChat. This post will be very similar but on another phone app that is very popular. Vine is an app made by Twitter. The premise is that you make a six second video and share … read more 2 comments
  9. Influence of Example 4/26/2013
    By Gene Sun (Middle School Youth Pastor)
    This post is not meant to be convicting. It is meant to give you hope and some guidelines. We all know that children learn by imitating their parents. Adults everywhere have this moment in life where they do something a … read more 1 comment
  10. Steubenville Fallout 4/10/2013
    By Gene Sun (Middle School Youth Pastor)
    This is a long post….sorry, but there’s just a ton of information to process. You may know about the Steubenville teen rape case that recently was on trial. If not you can read about it in this news article … read more 4 comments
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