Day 14: Ephesians 4:11-13A

And he gave the apostles, the prophets, the evangelists, the shepherds and teachers to equip the saints for the work of ministry, for building up the body of Christ, until we all attain to the unity of the faith and of the knowledge of the Son of God, to mature manhood…

Esphesians 4:11-13A

Do not try to conquer this situation alone. You weren’t meant to. Do not be embarrassed or humiliated that your child is struggling. We are all part of the body of Christ, the Church. Each one has his or her gifts and abilities. Reach out to others who can help with support, encouragement, prayer, mercy, and help for your teen. Start with your local church and community of believers. If you need to reach further, we would love to talk with you. Perhaps the gifts and experience of the staff God has assembled here at Victory Academy will be able to help. We would be happy to talk with you.

Day 14 Reflection:

How connected to your church are you? Are you able to talk about the struggles of parenting with others? If not, why? How could you encourage openness and honesty for others who are working through the struggles of parenting?