Maina Mwaura serves as Missions Pastor at West Ridge Church in Dallas, Georgia. Originally from Orlando, FL, Maina attended Liberty University and New Orleans Theological Seminary. Maina has served on staff at several churches. You can find more of Maina's written work at mainaspeaks.com.
Kara Powell of the Fuller Youth Institute addresses parents' concerns over teens leaving the church. Powell says what may seem like a teen turning from faith may actually be a young person turning from forms of church that make sense to the parent, but not the child.