Very few resources satisfy the curiosity, captivate the interest, and communicate Gods exciting truths as this book does It focuses on the very real spiritual questions that teenagers ask and answers them in ways that teenagers can comprehend and enjoy. The text is filled with interesting stories, real-life examples, and thought-provoking allegories. Many of these are taken from the authors personal experiences as she raised four energetic sons through their teenage years. The material is lively and entertaining, yet filled with life-changing truths. A TREMENDOUS RESOURCE for TEENAGERS, PARENTS, TEACHERS, and YOUTH WORKERS GWENDOLYN MITCHELL DIAZ began life as a missionary kid in Nigeria. Her family moved to the United States when she was ten. A graduate of the University of Pennsylvania, she spent many years working in the medical profession, but found time to write magazine articles and newspaper columns about sports, family, and her faith in God. She has published several books for Moms (including The Adventures of Mighty Mom) as well as three books for teenagers dealing with the issues they face. Sticking Up For What I Believe is the first in this trilogy. As the mother of four boys, Gwen feels particularly passionate about helping teens solidify their faith and grow as Christians. She and her husband Ed want to present Christianity to teens in a way that captures their interest, satisfies their curiosity, and communicates Gods exciting truths.