Tell Your Teens You Care

  1. Sometimes I can’t believe how blessed I am to have you in my life.
  2. If I could choose from all the teenagers in the whole wide world, I would pick you.
  3. Remember that time when (insert favorite memory)? Thinking about it still makes me LOL!
  4. Hang in there! You’re almost done! God gives strength to the weary, so keep on trusting Him. (Isa. 40:29-31)
  5. You’re one of my favorite people.
  6. I’m sorry about __________________. I was wrong. Can we talk about it more later?
  7. Praying today that you would have joy and peace as you trust in the God of hope. (Rom. 15:13)
  8. I know you’ve been struggling with _______________. I prayed about that today.
  9. Your team (or insert other group) is so lucky to have you.
  10. I’m so proud of you.
  11. You give the best hugs.
  12. Your (insert character quality) is a special gift.
  13. I folded your laundry (or insert another distasteful chore) for you today, just because I love you!
  14. Be strong and courageous, for God Himself is going with you. (Deut. 31:6)
  15. You inspire me to be a better person.
  16. I’m so proud of your hard work recently. I know it will pay off!
  17. Have you counted your blessings today? You’re high on my list!
  18. The Lord goes before you today. He’ll NEVER leave you, so don’t be discouraged! (Deut. 31:8)
  19. I’m glad you’re mine.
  20. Do you have any idea how important you are to our family?
  21. It seems like ______________ has been a confusing situation for you. Ask God to show you the right way to handle it, and He will. (Prov. 3:5-6)
  22. I spent time praying just for you this morning.
  23. I love being your mom.
  24. I know _________________ was hard for you, but you did it. Well done!
  25. Thank you for helping me with _________________. I couldn’t have done it without you!
  26. Don’t grow weary in the good you’re doing. A harvest is coming if you press on! (Gal. 6:9)
  27. You are one of God’s greatest blessings to me.
  28. Life has been busy lately, and I’ve been missing you! When can we go out for dinner together, just you and me?
  29. Your smile brightens my day.
  30. Mind-blowing truth of the day: Nothing is too hard for God.
  31. Your God is with you today, strengthening you, helping you, and holding you in His hand. (Isaiah 41:10)
  32. How can I pray for you?
  33. The light of Jesus shines so brightly through your life.
  34. Even when we don’t agree, I’m always here for you, and I’m always on your side.
  35. Your buddies are blessed to have you as their friend.
  36. Guard your heart today, dear one. (Prov. 4:23)
  37. I’m so thankful for you.
  38. Be prepared for spiritual battles today. Armor up, and stay in touch with God! (Ephesians 6:10-11)
  39. Being your mom is one of the great joys of my life.
  40. You’re gonna finish well today, because Christ is strengthening you! (Phil. 4:13)
  41. I can tell you’ve been working hard to _________________. Thank you.
  42. I know you’ve been burdened about ________________. Tell Jesus about it, because He cares for you. (I Pet. 5:7)

William Davis | YP

Clays Mill Road Baptist Church