Do Hard Things: Teenage Rebellion Against Low Expectations
Are parents making the teenage years too comfortable these days? Twins Alex and Brett Harris are tasking teens with the challenge to do hard things. It strengthens your character and gives you something to be proud of. This book is full of anecdotes and stories all with one message - to push yourself to do more for the glory of God. The authors weave biblical references with modern examples and the result is a very readable, impactful story. pb, 295pp. ~ Sara
Do Hard Things is the Harris twins' revolutionary message in its purest and most compelling form, giving readers a tangible glimpse of what is possible for teens who actively resist cultural lies that limit their potential.
Combating the idea of adolescence as a vacation from responsibility, the authors weave together biblical insights, history, and modern examples to redefine the teen years as the launching pad of life. Then they map out five powerful ways teens can respond for personal and social change.
Written by teens for teens, Do Hard Things is packed with humorous personal anecdotes, practical examples, and stories of real-life rebelutionaries in action. This rallying cry from the heart of an already-happening teen revolution challenges a generation to lay claim to a brighter future, starting today.
-- A new introduction from the authors, "Looking Back, Looking Ahead"
-- Questions (and Stories) To Get You Started
-- A list of 100 Hard Things to help inspire you
-- A study guide for personal or group use