Our challenge as parents is to teach the Proverbs without turning God’s Word into a tool to control our kids.
Why Our Teens Don’t Know They Need Jesus
What we as adults often fail to recognize is how the very teaching we believe is necessary for shaping “good” kids actually drives them away from Jesus.
There is greater joy in being the servant of King Jesus than being served by others, because it is what we were created to do: to glorify, honor, serve, and worship him.
If we fail to place the gospel at the center of our youth ministries, we will be doing nothing but raising up a generation of Pharisees.
Let’s tell kids that our obedience to God’s law through the power of the Holy Spirit and out of faith in his grace are a part of something bigger: that obedience is part of God blessing and redeeming the world.
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