Subscribe now

All articles & reviews tagged with teenagers

Review

Reviews > Book

My Friend Is Struggling With… [Project 17:17 series]

We should be grateful to Christian Focus for bringing out this series of short books on contemporary issues for teenagers. In the past, youth publications have fought shy of talking about some of these topics, but if we want to retain young people in our churches we cannot put our heads in the sand.…

Read more

Review

Reviews > Book

Get Outta My Face! How to Reach Angry, Unmotivated Teens with Biblical Counsel

This book is a further addition to the plethora of titles available on the subject of parenting. In this case it has particular reference to the teenage years. Its subtitle is ‘How to reach angry, unmotivated teens with biblical counsel’; it is written to help those who live with or care for teenagers. It…

Read more

Review

Reviews > Book

Teenagers: Biblical Wisdom for Parents

As the mother of two daughters, one of whom has just turned 13, I wanted to read this book as soon as I saw it. Having benefited from Ann Benton’s helpful book Aren’t they lovely when they’re asleep? I wasn’t disappointed. This book is straightforward and easy to read. Ann Benton gives practical realistic advice …

Read more

Review

Reviews > Book

The Cry of My Heart: How to Be a Genuine Disciple

Tim Hawkins is passionately committed to seeing teenagers become genuine disciples of Christ. In this book, he examines the Sermon on the Mount to show his readers how to examine their own hearts and motives to establish whether they are truly living for Jesus or for themselves. Each of the book’s six sections deals…

Read more

Review

October 2007
Reviews > Book

Teenagers! What Every Parent Has to Know

I found this book immensely difficult to assess. On one hand it is a very easy and enjoyable read, and contains plenty of wise and helpful practical advice on the immensely demanding business of parenting teenagers. On the other hand, although it comes from a ‘Christian stable’, it is almost totally devoid of references…

Read more

Review

September 2007
Reviews > Book

Mystery at Ardfuar and other stories for girls

This is a book of four stories for girls – each one complete in itself but all having the same central character, a girl called Amy. Though hardly action-packed and full of adventure, they are well written and maintain interest. Each story involves a different event in Amy’s life. The cover describes Amy as…

Read more

Review

June 2007
Reviews > CD

Growing Up…Growing Wise

This CD-ROM contains six lessons on friendship, puberty, love and marriage from a Christian perspective – a much-needed resource in a world that has abandoned biblical values on love, marriage and sex. Each lesson lasts under an hour. The material is aimed at children aged 10 to 12 and fulfils the current government guidance…

Read more