The Center for Disease Control and Prevention reports that suicides are the second leading cause of death among young people in the United States 10-24, with mental health problems among teens including depression, anxiety, and eating disorders. Christy Pierce has written Shut Up: Silencing Negative Thoughts in Your Head, written with over 1000 teens – many who’s stories are included.
Christy Pierce is a writer, conference speaker, pastor and mom of three children. She’s an ordained Presbyterian pastor.
John 15:16 Jesus says, “You did not choose me, but I chose you and appointed you so that you might go and bear fruit—fruit that will last….”