Focus on what matters most: "As teenagers, their time with us is short. It is preferable to see their heart being transformed than simply having their actions controlled."
About Cheri EirasCheri Eiras is a freelance writer and speaker from Dickson, TN. Her husband, Mike, is a pastor and an online professor for Liberty University. They have served in church ministries for over thirty years. Cheri loves to teach God’s Word. She has worked with women, teens and children. She and Mike have two grown sons and recently added a new daughter-in-law.
Learn what works with each person. Sometimes starting a conversation with a question rather than a statement opens the door. It tells them you want to listen, not just talk.
It never ceases to amaze me the things we do or DON’T do because of fear. On the blog today Cheri talks about the costume that fear wears, and how a shift of focus may make all the difference in the world.