Growing up without Christ is extremely difficult. As a child and a teenager, I did not grow up knowing Christ. When I was in Bible college, the majority of my peers had been brought up in Christian homes, and they were taught about Christ from a very early age, whereas I was brought up with a secular, worldly view rather than a knowledge of Christ.
The act of growing up without Christ affects a person and can cause an individual to grow up believing erroneous things about others, themselves, and God.
Dangers of Growing Up Without Christ
Growing up without Christ affected not only me but also my two older sisters. My mother was a born-again Christian, yet my father was not a believer. While my mother was a Christian, she did not have a firm understanding of the Bible.
My sisters and I were taught many unbiblical teachings growing up, including astrology. With a high emphasis placed upon astrological signs rather than one’s identity in Christ, it can lead young people to believe many…