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High School

Temple Baptist Academy, Powell, TN
Our son gave his testimony in one of his high school classes when a DARE (Drug Abuse Resistance Education) officer was visiting. Our son made the statement that he had never been offered drugs during his life. The DARE officer was amazed that he had never been approached about drugs and asked him how this could be.

All of this involvement doesn't guarantee that someone doesn't slip through the radar but it helps. Sheltered? YES. We helped him and his brother through the trying years so that when they were old enough to make an informed decision on their own they had the tools to do so. Their young lives weren't hampered by unnecessary pressure that they weren't strong enough to withstand.

The Bible stresses that we don't anger our children as in Ephesians 6:4 "And, ye fathers, provoke not your children to wrath: but bring them up in the nurture and admonition of the Lord." By the time your children are teenagers you should have:

As they have been growing up you have established a pattern:

In other words - BE INVOLVED!!

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