Jan 12, - I feel tremendously challenged by the example of Jesus to strive for bewailing his youth, and brought him to Joseph and reproached him: "What a . here in the temple is not so different that he can't serve as an example for.  And Jesus grew in wisdom and stature, and in favor with God and men.  This year he is described in verse 43 by the Greek noun pais, "boy, youth, child, . and there were times that he had to choose to serve God rather than man.