Parents Questions Answered - Youth
We believe that it is the parents who have the most influential voice in discipling and teaching their children about Jesus. Since that is no easy job, we want to come alongside you and help as an echo, speaking into your student’s life. Trust is a tricky thing… It takes a long time to earn, and it can all be lost in a moment. We want to earn your trust by communicating exceptionally well. Please take advantage of all of the ways we communicate and invite a partnership. To stay in the loop about what we’re teaching as well as upcoming events, sign up for our Facebook Parent Group or our Southcliff Students Parent Newsletter.
It’s rare to meet someone who likes what they look like, flaws and all. We’re all struggling with body image, especially teens, and the Body Positivity movement seems to have the answers. What is it? Is it what we’re looking for? How can we help our teens see themselves as God sees them? This Guide offers insight for your discipleship journey.
Depression & Anxiety
Depression and anxiety are all too common, yet Christians have very little guidance as to how best to combine spiritual and medical treatment. This Guide offers that guidance so you can help your suffering teen.
Doubts can be alarming, but they don’t have to be! Packed full of resources, this Guide encourages you to let the conversations flow as you join your teens in their search for truth in the midst of a culture that preaches “tolerance” as king.
Evidence for the Resurrection
It’s easy to take the event that’s so central to our faith for granted if that’s all we’ve ever heard. But did it actually happen? Do we have evidence? This event changes history whether true or not, so this Guide is a crash course in the evidence we have!
Generation Z Distinctives -
How well do you know your teens? What influences them? How are they different from Millennials or other generations? If the generations have ever confused you, this Guide will walk you through them and what you need to know about Gen Z.
No matter who you are or where you’re from, you need to learn about how to manage your personal finances in order to live. The same is true for our teenagers, yet schools rarely have courses that teach the basic principles. This Guide is a great starting place for understanding these principles and why passing them down to our kids will impact them greatly for the rest of their lives. Learn about investing, loans, and credit cards, as well as how God’s Word talks about money.
Porn is a threat for everyone, one that we can’t afford to ignore. No matter how old your kids are, these guides are for you.
When we think of purity, we often think of virginity and saving sex for marriage. This is a great thing to strive for, but what happens if our kids fall in their pursuit of purity? Could our definition of purity actually be missing God’s purpose of it? In this Parent Guide, we’ll discuss God’s beautiful intent in purity, and the grace and forgiveness He so freely restores us with.
Why are teens so obsessed with Snapchat?! And what do they even do on it? This guide will help you better understand the app itself, why it’s appealing, and how to have conversations about it with your teens.
What in the world is TikTok? Why are teens and tweens obsessed with it? What should concern me about it? Should I let my kids use it? If you’ve ever had any of these questions, this Guide is for you. Get a crash course in the app and how to disciple your kids around it.
New stats show that teens are starting to vape/juul (i.e. use e-cigarettes) at a high rate, despite the lack of research into its risks and harms. This Guide looks into what vaping is, what can be vaped, how it can be concealed, how risky it is, how easily minors can access it, and more.