What will our country be like by the time they grow up? Despair invades our thoughts at night. We need hope—but where can we find it, and how can we catch hold of it?
“Dad, I’ve got a problem with my algebra class. See you later!” our daughter blurted out before slamming the car door and running off to school. That quick confession opened the door to expose struggles and pain we’d been oblivious to all year. How can you get your teens to open up and welcome you into their lives? Here are eight ways to invite communication with your son or daughter without saying a word: