He invites you to be forgiven and enjoy His life in you.
He wants to be your Father and desires that you be His child.
This relationship with God can happen only when you realize that God was reconciling the world to Himself in Christ (2 Cor. This reconciliation can come to pass only when you realize that your sin has separated you from God.
Only the death of Christ on your behalf can put that right. The fact that God calls us to a relationship rather than to a religion was a pleasant surprise to me.
He takes a look at the extreme views on dating and finds a healthy balance in the middle.Not just a book that tells teens what to do, but instead this is a journal that helps Christian teens sort through their complex relationships with wisdom and support from the authors.There are exercises to express feelings and develop strength of conviction.Written by Blaine Bartel, this book doesn’t just focus on how to find the right person to date, but also how teens can be the right person for someone else while avoiding the dangers of dating in today’s world.It also discusses the importance of being friends before dating and the difference between love and lust, which can be a confusing thing in the teen years.Michael and Amy Smalley use humor, personal, stories, and straight talk to challenge teens to a dating life filled with Godly principles like honor and purity.They use their insights into the way Christian teens think to provide advice that teens can relate to and use in their everyday dating lives.He asks teens to be thoughtful and pray about dating so that they can remain God-centered.Christian teens are faced with conflicting advice from parents, friends, pastors, Bible experts, and more.The world of dating can be confusing enough without all kinds of conflicting messages reaching out to Christian teens today.Yet, Christians are supposed to live to a higher standard.