Teenager and retirement are not biblical terms. Please don't use either as an excuse to be less than what you can be for God.
Young leaders are not expected to have it all together. They are just expected to be Godly, teachable, and honorable.
If you are not connected daily to God through prayer and the word ... FIX IT NOW!! Anything else you are focused on is a waste of time.
We cannot make people love, respect, and follow us. We can only give them a good reason to.
Mary's life shows us that we can be highly favored by God and wrongfully accused by man.