NOTE: I am going to blog over the next few weeks about this issue. I hope you’ll keep coming back to read more. At every one of our ministry events this year, I have either spoken with a teen, college student, or parent who is struggling, or knows someone who is struggling, with porn. Here is an email […]
About Jeffrey Dean
Jeffrey Dean is an ordained pastor, communicator and author. He is the founder of Jeffrey Dean Ministries, whose mission is to equip people to know and grow in Christ. A 22-year veteran of teen and family ministry, Jeffrey has risen to become an authority on teens and teen culture.With his innate ability to zero in on today’s youth culture, Jeffrey connects with teens by speaking their language, understanding their dilemmas, and resonating deep within their hearts on the issues that matter most. As a true evangelist and one who is passionate in calling students to a deeper commitment to Christ, Jeffrey has spoken to more than three million people in churches, conferences, prisons, public and private schools and music festivals.A lover of writing, Jeffrey has a column in Forward and Direction Magazines. Additionally, he writes for other publications including Horizon Magazine, The Brink, Fusion Magazine and Stand Firm. Jeffrey is also the writer of the six-volume curriculum Flood, published by Serendipity House Publishing, and acclaimed books Between the Lines: One-Liner Wisdom for Today’s Girls and Between the Lines: One-Liner Wisdom for Today’s Guys, published by Random House Publishing.The Graduate Handbook, This Is Me and Watch This, are bold, interactive resources for teen girls and guys, respectively, offering relevant solutions and practical applications to the current issues plaguing them most today, including, relationships, parental conflicts, graduating, evangelism, dating and more. His most recent release for parents The Fight Of Your Life is a shockingly truthful and reassuringly practical book highlighting the “must-know” information every teen influencer needs to help guide and guard this generation.Jeffrey makes his home in Nashville, Tennessee with his wife and their two daughters.
1 in 5 females and 1 in 7 males engage in self injury. Females comprise 60 percent of those who engage in self injury. Almost half of those who self harm begin around age 14 and continue into their 20s. Many who self harm learn how to do so from friends. Approximately 2 million cases […]
Note: In the past few weeks, I’ve heard from many teens who are dealing with tough issues. Though the issues have differed from story to story, I have noticed a common question among the stories I’ve been hearing from students. The question: Why is life unfair? This can be tricky question to answer. Here are some […]
I have been receiving many emails from parents whose kid(s) is struggling with an addiction to porn. I wrote this article, which first ran in Fusion Magazine, to help parents with this issue. If you or someone you know has a teen who is struggling with porn, know this – the one struggling most likely […]
Polling shows that 75% of the U.S. population believe in God, believe that the Bible is the actual or inspired Word of God, and consider religion to be important to them. Yet only 30% attend church on a weekly basis and only 16% read the Bible daily. It appears to me that there is a […]