Ten Time Bombs: Defusing the Most Explosive Pressures Teenagers Face by Ronald HutchcraftTen Time Bombs: Defusing the Most Explosive Pressures Teenagers Face by Ronald Hutchcraft

Ten Time Bombs: Defusing the Most Explosive Pressures Teenagers Face

byRonald Hutchcraft

Paperback | October 1, 1997

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You get only one life.Make it one you'll never regret!Every young person, including you, lives with pressures that really are like ticking time bombs. But you don't have to be a victim-if you know how to defuse the most explosive pressures young people face. Ten Time Bombs is your personal "Bomb Squad" manual, showing you some very practical ways to avoid life-wrecking explosions.Through humor and practical straight talk, Ron Hutchcraft provides answers to some of the most important and confusing pressures in a young person's life:SexFriendsFamily relationshipsThings that make you angryThings that make you depressedThings that make you hurtThe lonely timesHow you handle your feelings and choices in these areas will decide the kind of life you have now and for many, many years to come.So don't just sit there. Get a life! And make it the best one possible.Adults: Ten Time Bombs is for you, too!Looking for some practical insights into the top pressures of today's young people? Rod Hutchcraft's straight talk will equip you with knowledge and understand so you can provide help to a young person you know!
Ron Hutchcraft is an author, speaker, and international radio host of such programs as "A Word With You" and "Alive! with Ron Hutchcraft," the most widely circulated Christian youth broadcast in the world. A thirty-four year veteran of youth and family work, Ron has spoken around the world to thousands of people, presenting practical a...
Title:Ten Time Bombs: Defusing the Most Explosive Pressures Teenagers FaceFormat:PaperbackDimensions:208 pages, 8 × 5.25 × 0.56 inPublished:October 1, 1997Publisher:Zondervan

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0310208084

ISBN - 13:9780310208082


Table of Contents

CONTENTSIntroduction1. Sex at Its Best!Ticking Time Bomb #1: Sacrificing Sex at Its Best for Sex Too Soon2. The Romance RebelsTicking Time Bomb #2: Pursuing Dates Instead of Friends3. The Play-Doh SqueezeTicking Time Bomb #3: Letting Your Friends Decide Who You Are4. Mission Home ImprovementTicking Time Bomb #4: Surviving Your Family Instead of Improving Your Family5. Running Without BaggageTicking Time Bomb #5: Letting the Pain of the Past Poison Your Future6. Volcano Land Ticking Time Bomb #6: Letting Your Anger Control You Instead of You Controlling Your Anger7. The Ugliest Island in the WorldTicking Time Bomb #7: Choosing Loneliness Instead of Challenging Loneliness8. The Tomorrow RobberTicking Time Bomb #8: Getting Desperate Enough to Give Up Your Tomorrows9. Ambushes from HellTicking Time Bomb #9: Opening Yourself Up to the Dark Side of the Supernatural10. Prime-Time PoisonTicking Time Bomb #10: Letting Garbage into Your Control Room

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Ten Time Bombs helps teenagers confront ten explosive issues that can either make or break them: sex, peer pressure, family stress, anger, loneliness, the battle for their mind, dating, depression, curiosity about the darkness, and pain from their past.Ron Hutchcraft gives teens realistic and positive steps to help them be who they really are; make a difference instead of going along with the crowd; explore new possibilities with new friends; handle dating, sex, and romance; create a better dialogue with their parents; and confront personal problems with courage and grace.For real answers to the tough issues they face today, Ten Time Bombs offers young adults powerful, practical ways to stop trouble before it starts -- and become part of the solution instead of part of the problem.