Revive Our Hearts Podcast

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Straight Talk to Teens

Daughter: “Hi, Mom. I’m going over to Betsy’s.”

Mom: “Well, shouldn’t you at least get dressed?”

Daughter: “Huh?”

Mom: “Dressed—you know, clothes you wear in public.”

Daughter: “I’m there, Mom; I’m wearing this.”

Mom: “Honey, those clothes haven’t even been ironed. Now, wait a minute, those are your brother’s pants. Honey, they are way too big for you.”

Daughter: “Mom, it’s the edge. This is what me and my friends wear; it’s cool.”

Mom: “It’s, it’s grungy-looking.”

Daughter: “Uh-huh.”

Mom: “Uh-huh?”

Daughter: “It’s grunge.”

Mom: “No, no, no, I said it’s grungy, you know, grungy.”

Daughter: “Yeah; cool, huh?”

Mom: “No, Honey, I meant dirty looking.”

Daughter: “Well, I meant grunge, you know, like Seattle and rock climbing and espresso and music and . . .”

Mom: “Well, I meant grungy like unkempt and messy and like you just got out of bed.”

Daughter: “Right.”

Mom: “What do you mean?” …

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About the Teacher

Nancy DeMoss Wolgemuth

Nancy DeMoss Wolgemuth

Nancy DeMoss Wolgemuth has touched the lives of millions of women through two nationally syndicated radio programs heard each day—Revive Our Hearts and Seeking Him. Her books have sold more than five million copies. Through her writing, podcasts, … read more …