Parents of teens today face overwhelming challenges. Whether a model child out in a dangerous world or a rebellious maverick who's breaking mom and dad's hearts, every teen needs prayer. But where do parents start?
Susan Yates offers parents a clear-cut and simple plan for praying for their teens. 31 Days of Prayer for My Teen helps parents focus on the needs of their teens and pray effectively for things like
o moody, unloveable, or rebellious teens
o friends and role models
o temptation and decision making
o sibling rivalry and anger
o self-centeredness and doubt
o and much more.
Each prayer includes Scripture readings and journal questions for more in-depth study.
From the Back Cover
Have teenagers? Don't panic! It's no secret that parenting teenagers is often overwhelming. We wonder, Where have I gone wrong? Is it too late? Will God hear me? Does he really care about the nitty-gritty issues my teen is facing? Using simple truths and biblical promises, Susan Yates illustrates how God cares about the struggles and choices confronting your teen. Addressing thirty-one common concerns parents have, Susan will help you verbalize your worries and turn them into specific prayers for your teen. At the end of these daily entries you can personalize your prayer, write out a Scripture promise, and choose a character trait of God to focus on throughout the day. If you feel inadequate to guide your children through their difficult teenage years, you are not alone. Full of encouragement and support, this book helps you take each problem to God and trust him with your worries. "As a mother of teenagers, I often feel hopeless, speechless, and out-of-control. By opening up the pages of 31 Days of Prayer for My Teen I find the faith to believe, the words to pray, and the encouragement to place my children into the trustworthy hands of their Father."-Lisa Whelchel, author of the best-seller Creative Correction, founder of MomTime Ministries "Teen years test every parent's mettle. Susan offers practical, pensive, and spiritual insights to surviving the days, months, or even years of unique change. Feeling like a helpless parent? Dive into these pages and you will find a respite from the stress."-Michael J. Easley, senior pastor, Immanuel Bible Church