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Episode #74:

Finding Purpose: How to Help Your Tween or Teen Find Meaning in Life (Even If You Don’t Go To Church)

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Is your young person feeling lost, wondering what the point of it all is?

In today’s episode, we tackle a challenge many parents face: helping their child or teen find a sense of purpose in life. It’s all too common for young people to feel like life is just an endless cycle of meaningless tasks: going to work, doing boring work, coming home to pay bills, and then doing it all over again. But it doesn’t have to be that way!

Many worried parents tell me they fear their child or teen might miss out on learning important morals and a purpose in life without a religious background. This episode will show you that plugging into a sense of purpose can be done with or without a religious framework. Whether your family is connected to a religious community or not, there are powerful, actionable strategies you can use to guide your young person toward a fulfilling and meaningful life.

Join me as I share 8 impactful strategies to help your child or teen discover their unique strengths and passions, and learn to connect positively with their community and the world around them. We’ll explore:

  • [8:15] Understanding Purpose: Discover what true purpose means and why it’s so vital for your young person’s well-being.
  • [13:00] The Disconnect: Learn the four key reasons why modern teens may feel disconnected from a sense of purpose and how to address these issues effectively.
  • [19:28] Building Purpose: Dive into seven strategies designed to foster a sense of purpose in your child or teen, helping them see that life is more than just a monotonous routine.

This episode is packed with practical advice, heartfelt insights, and encouraging support to help you empower your young person. Don’t miss out on these valuable tools that can transform their outlook on life.

Tune in now and take the first step towards helping your child or teen live a life full of meaning, joy, and purpose.

If you enjoyed this episode, be sure to listen to this one: [Episode #35] The Importance of Teaching Your Young Person To Live a Purposeful Life

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