How to Get HelpThe Challenge in Teen Challenge
Recently, while reading a book on effective teaching, I was reminded of this scripture:
"A student is not above his teacher, but everyone who is fully trained will be like his teacher" (Luke 6:40).
What a challenge! We want to provide full training so that you can overcome
life-controlling issues by learning to be like Jesus. This is not just another program
teaching a concept or theory; we are teaching a relationship. And believe me;
everyone involved in the process will need Godís help to carry us over the hurdles
that block the way.
One young man who completed Teen Challenge shares his story, "My mother told me that I might as well have never been born because I would never ever amount to anything." Obviously, he had some high hurdles blocking his path to recovery. He was told that he would never amount to anything... his life was a waste of time and should never have happened. What a hopeless outlook to overcome.
But the story doesnít end there. At Teen Challenge, his life changed for the better. "One month into the program, I finally turned my life over completely to God." The old life gave no hope... but at Teen Challenge, he learned lessons about new hope, new life, and a new attitude. He says it best, "I know that as long as I put God first in all that I do, anything is possible." He was told that he would never amount to anything. Now he believes that anything is possible through Christ. He learned a valuable lesson from a loving Teacher - Jesus Christ. He accepted the challenge, and he was changed!
The "challenge" in Teen Challenge is to be fully trained to be more like Jesus. And in the process... you help us to be more like Him too. When all is said and done, may we all be fully trained to be like the Teacher. God bless you!
If you need help in overcoming addiction, take the challenge. Find out more about the application process and download an application using the links below.
We hope this information is helpful in making a decision regarding Teen Challenge.
The following steps must be completed before admission into Teen Challenge of the Midwest.
At Teen Challenge Midwest, we strive to make the application process as simple as possible. Although we know that concerned family members are important to this process, if at all possible, we prefer to hear directly from the individual who is considering making application to Teen Challenge Midwest. Click on the buttons below to find important information on how to apply. If you have any questions regarding this process or content, contact Dennis Mehlhaff at (785) 984-2360 or at TeenChallenge@ruraltel.net
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