Wisdom in the Information Age

by Mark Gregston

May 14, 2020

The parents of today’s teens are the last of a dying breed—the low-tech generation.  Never before in the history of mankind has so vast an amount of information been so readily accessible to a group of teens.  To put it in perspective, when you and I were teens, the amount of organized information available to the public doubled every thirteen years.  Today, the amount of written information available for public consumption is doubling at an ever-increasing rate.  Available information is not the problem—a lack of wisdom is the problem. Continue reading “Wisdom in the Information Age”


Your Teen Wants Wisdom, Not More Information

#535 – Student Story: Claire

with host Mark Gregston

Thanks to smartphones, there’s never any shortage of information at our teens’ fingertips.

But is information what they’re really longing for?

This weekend on Parenting Today’s Teens, Mark Gregston explains how parents can impart wisdom and truth when kids are on information overload.

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

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Wisdom in an Age of Information

#476 – Student Story: Courtney

with host Mark Gregston

Think about the sheer amount of information that’s available to your teen. From social media and text messages to live videos and movies, the sources are overwhelming.

This weekend on Parenting Today’s Teens, Mark Gregston clarifies what your teen does and doesn’t need to navigate this information-saturated world with wisdom!

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/.