Contributed by Jerry Mckee on Sep 19, 2008
It’s tough to be a teenager today. I wrote this series of messages for our new 7th graders graduating into teenage life. The first message in the series explores the misconceptions that adults have on youth and how to overcome them.
Let no man despise thy youth; but be thou an example of the believers, in word, in conversation, in charity, in spirit, in faith, in purity. – 1 Timothy 4:12
I. Adults have created a perception of teens that is negative
a. Teens are lazy
b. Teens are not responsible