“It Was The Worst Thing In The World”
No one expects teen pregnancy when they raise their daughter from being their beautiful baby girl to a gorgeous young lady. But when it happens, it has to be faced head on. Understandably, the emotions that stem from such shocking news are probably wide-range, from shock and disappointment to grief and worry about the future. Some parents probably even feel a sense of guilt, thinking that if they only done more to protect their child it wouldn’t have happened.
Who would’ve guessed that Bishop T.D. Jakes, pastor, author and filmmaker, who have to experience those same mixed emotions!
According to TheJasmineBrand, T.D. Jakes recently released a book titled Crushing: God Turns Pressure Into Power, about how those of faith can learn and benefit from the challenges they face in their lives. In a recent interview, in efforts to promote the book, T.D. Jakes candidly shared the initial thoughts he had when he learned his daughter, Sarah Jakes, got pregnant at the tender age of thirteen. He deemed that crushing experience as “The worst thing in the world!”