What I’m Reading

3 Oct

My Thoughts

What the message of the movie Courageous did for fathers everywhere, Courageous Teens  could do for our youth. Courageous Teens is about empowering and encouraging our youth in their faith and living out that faith courageously.

Each chapter begins with a clip of dialog from the movie Courageous and scripture about the  men and women in the Bible that God used in great ways. There are discussion questions at the end of each chapter to help facilitate conversations. This book would be a fantastic study for youth in small groups, a mentoring study, or an individual study.

You can purchase the book here:

About the Book

Courageous Teens is a student-focused presentation of Courageous Living by Michael Catt, senior pastor of Sherwood Baptist Church and executive producer of the hit film Courageous.

Michael Catt brings fresh insight to stories of people in the Bible who displayed great courage when it would have been easier to play it safe. Teen readers will be inspired to resolve to live for God as they learn more about Abraham, Moses, Nehemiah, Ruth, Daniel, and many more.

About the Authors

Michael Catt has served as senior pastor of Sherwood Baptist Church in Albany, Georgia, since 1989 and is executive producer of the popular films Flywheel, Facing the Giants, Fireproof, and Courageous that originated from the congregation. He also authored Fireproof Your Life and founded the ReFRESH revival conference. Michael and his wife, Terri, have two children.

Amy Parker has written more than twenty books for children, teens, and adults including the best-selling A Night Night Prayer and three Mom’s Choice Awards winners. Amy and her husband have two children.


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10 Responses to “What I’m Reading”

  1. Marci Smith October 3, 2012 at 6:56 pm #

    I had no idea there was a teen addition. Thank you so much for sharing this. It's so very important. Xoxo

  2. missmeggy October 3, 2012 at 8:56 pm #

    I didnt know that there's a teen edition of Courageous.thank you for sharing this. Will definitely buy a copy of this after buying the Millennium Trilogy. :)by the way I am a new follower through the follow me wednesday hop.looking forward to reading more of your posts! :)hugs,Meg http://confettiandfireworks.blogspot.com

  3. AJ October 3, 2012 at 11:03 pm #

    wow! That looks amazing! Just visiting… not through any blog hop… just that kind of girl, found you on the sidebar over at Life with Joys. 🙂 ❤ AJ http://www.onepartjoyonepartcircus.com

  4. Life as a Bird October 4, 2012 at 1:36 am #

    Your blog looks amazing. I can really tell that you are a very inspiring person. I'm glad I found it. I'm a new follower.Kim from Life As A Birdkimbird.blogspot.com

  5. Marissa D October 4, 2012 at 5:19 pm #

    What a great tool for teens – they need all the extra words of encouragement they can get.Thank you for linking up this week with Cozy book hop!Marissahttp://forfunreadinglist.blogspot.com

  6. Wendy October 6, 2012 at 3:53 am #

    You're welcome Marci! It is a fantastic book! Blessings!

  7. Wendy October 6, 2012 at 3:55 am #

    You're welcome Meg! Hope you enjoy it! Thanks so much for the follow! Am following you as well and am looking forward to getting to know you more! Blessings!

  8. Wendy October 6, 2012 at 4:01 am #

    Thanks so much for visiting AJ! Love that we are FMF sisters as well. I am following you now and am so looking forward to getting to know you more! Blessings!

  9. Wendy October 6, 2012 at 4:02 am #

    Thanks so much Kim for your sweet words! Following you as well and look forward to getting to know you! Have a fantastic weekend! Blessings!

  10. Wendy October 6, 2012 at 4:04 am #

    That is so true! And this book really is great encouragement for them. Blessings!

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