Teenagers

Teenagers can be easily misunderstood - sometimes by themselves! - and parents have thought and prayed for generations about the best ways to connect with their children during this transitional age. As a time of change, it can be a wonderful time for growth in faith and God-connection just as much as it can be a time for frustrations and miscommunication. Here you’ll find stories from those who parent or have parented teenagers, as well as articles to help you ponder your next steps with your teen.

Navigating friendship drama: Facebook Live

8 Jan 2020
Very often we find ourselves dealing with a friendship drama: someone’s hurt our child, they’ve fallen out with their best friend, they’re being manipulated ... and it can feel hard to know how to help them.

Sleep struggles: Facebook live

8 Jul 2019
Whether our kid is newborn or a teenager, we often find ourselves helping them with their sleep struggles. In her first Facebook Live for parents, Rachel talked about how we can spiritually parent as we deal with the ups and downs of kids and sleep.

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