6 Things to Know About Teens and Respect

#490 – Student Story: Lizzy

with host Mark Gregston

Is your teen being disrespectful? Don’t make the mistake of correcting behavior without addressing the issues beneath it.

This weekend on Parenting Today’s Teens, Mark Gregston talks about how to stop disrespect in its tracks, examine what’s going on in the heart and correct bad behavior before it becomes a habit.

For free parenting resources, please click here.

For the latest on how to parent your teen, please visit the Parenting Today’s Teens website or our bookstore.

If you listen on a mobile phone or tablet, please download our Parenting Today’s Teens app available for Apple or Android. If you listen on a desktop or laptop computer, press the “play” button above to enjoy daily parenting advice.

For any more info on Parenting Today’s Teens or Heartlight, please visit https://parentingtodaysteens.org/ -or- https://www.heartlightministries.org/.

When Parents Feel Like a Failure


Parents are used to watching their teens mess up on a day-to-day basis.  But what happens when a teen’s behavior causes Mom and Dad to feel like failures?  Today on Parenting Today’s Teens, with special guest, Alan Carter, Mark Gregston finds wisdom in God’s Word for parents who think their efforts are yielding little or no return.  Tune in for biblical encouragement … on Parenting Today’s Teens with Mark Gregston!

This weekend, Mark will be speaking at  New Life Baptist Church and presenting his popular parenting seminar, Turbulence Ahead.  It will be held Saturday,  February 1st. . For more information, call Sandra Trevino at 214.327.0535, ext. 230.

Breaking the Silence on Risky Teen Behavior


Appearances can be deceiving.  On the outside, your teen’s group of friends seems like a together bunch.  But behind closed doors, and discussed in hushed whispers, those kids can be engaging in dangerous habits and behaviors.  Today on Parenting Today’s Teens, Mark Gregston and special guest Penny Whipps explain how to get your son or daughter to open up about what is going on behind the scenes.  This is one edition of Parenting Today’s Teens you cannot miss!

Download free parenting resources today by visiting and “liking” our Facebook page at www.facebook.com/parentingteens.