Biblical parent help on dating teens
Great youth groups build on the foundation that godly moms and dads have laid.And, for those teenagers who don't have believing parents, an effective youth ministry helps lay a solid foundation of Biblical truth for the rest of a teenager's life.When Jesus challenged his most-likely teenaged disciples to he was tapping into the activist wiring of these young men.In the same way your teenager needs challenged with the mission to reach their peers with the good news of Jesus in a loving and contagious way.) As your youth leader continues to build a Gospel Advancing ministry the message of Jesus will advance in them and through them.This process will accelerate the disicpleship process in the life of your teen in ways you could never imagine! We won’t be tossed and blown about by every wind of new teaching.With this as a backdrop here are 5 short, yet powerful, reasons you should encourage (make?) your teenager(s) go to youth group: In an age of bullying, gossip, slander and hatefulness (which can destroy a teenager's self-identity), young people need other young people who can lift them up, encourage them and challenge them in all the right ways.
Skilled youth leaders can take questioning teens back to God's Word as the source of authority and help them process through all of the Biblical truth you are praying they grasp, believe and live out.Skilled youth leaders know how to create a context of open and honest dialogue.Teenagers who push their struggles down and never open up often struggle later on in life with addictive and destructive behavior.) and have it reinforced in a powerful and personal way under the guidance of a youth leader who knows how to ask great questions and point teens to sound truth.This should result in your teenagers knowing and owning their faith on a deeper level.
We will not be influenced when people try to trick us with lies so clever they sound like the truth.