Articles about Parenting

2022-11-23 Defusing Sibling Rivalry
2022-11-20 The Value of Praying the Scriptures
2022-11-16 How NOT to Lead A Family - Lessons Learned From the Life of Lot
2022-11-13 Living into the Authority God Established for Families
2022-09-28 Ways to Involve Your Family in Caring for the Hungry
2022-09-25 Engaging Kids in Creation Care
2022-09-11 Magic Words to Improve Your Relationships
2022-09-07 Whose Homework is This?
2022-09-04 Communicating with College Kids From a Distance
2022-08-24 Two Obstacles to Raising Resilient Girls
2022-08-21 How to Raise Resilient Girls
2022-08-10 17 Things Spiritually Healthy People Don’t Do
2022-08-07 ​Why Worship?
2022-07-24 Coping as a Single Parent: Four ways God Showed He Would Not Leave
2022-07-20 Time Management with Jesus: Don't Rush Past the Blessings
2022-07-17 Parenting Through Exhaustion
2022-07-13 God, Help Me Protect My Kids!
2022-07-10 Talking to Children about Death
2022-07-03 Cultivating Relationships with Stepchildren
2022-06-29 There’s no App for That: Raising our Children in Faith
2022-06-26 Cultivating an Adventurous Faith
2022-06-19 Guiding Teens to Manage their Sexual Desires
2022-06-15 The Gift of Sincere Faith
2022-06-12 Training Children to Hear God's Voice
2022-06-08 How Do I Manage Frustration?
2022-06-01 Equipping for Mentoring
2022-05-11 Balancing Technology Use
2022-05-08 Establishing Healthy Screen-Time Habits For Children
2022-05-04 A Mother's Hands
2022-05-01 Balancing the Mother Load
2022-04-19 Kingdom Building Practices of the Early Church
2022-03-30 Sex After Kids Arrive?
2022-03-27 Three Ways to Build Parenting Resilience
2022-02-27 Guiding Children to Respect their Grandparents
2022-02-23 How to Parent When You Disagree
2022-02-20 Parenting on Fumes and Learning Selfcare
2022-02-09 Parenting a Child in College
2022-02-06 Helping Your Child Choose a College
2022-02-02 When Parents Fail Us
2022-01-26 Caring for Your Child with an Addiction
2022-01-23 How Do I Help My Child Process Trauma?
2022-01-20 What is Family Fire?
2022-01-05 Nourishing Faith through Daily Devotions
2021-12-26 Wonderfully Made: Your Child and You
2021-12-22 How to Love Well at Christmas
2021-12-19 Put on Love's Little Black Dress
2021-12-12 Finding Joy at Christmas!
2021-12-08 Bring Peace to Those Around You
2021-12-05 Bringing Meaning to Advent
2021-11-28 Advent Hope
2021-11-21 Living Daily in Gratitude
2021-10-20 The Art & Grit of Granting Forgiveness
2021-10-13 Nurturing Faith by Challenging and Encouraging
2021-10-10 8 Scripture Promises for Christian Parents
2021-09-08 Making Scripture the Parenting Authority in Your Home
2021-09-05 Raising Boys Who Respect Girls
2021-08-18 Nine Conversations to Have With Your College-Bound child.
2021-08-15 Launching College Kids
2021-08-11 Should Parents Have Favorites?
2021-08-04 Teaching Our Children to Ask God
2021-08-01 Teaching Our Children to Thank God
2021-07-28 Is it okay for my child to explore other faith traditions?
2021-07-25 Teaching Our Children to Adore God
2021-07-14 Teaching the Importance of Confession
2021-07-07 How Do I Cope with The Shame of My Child's Choices?
2021-06-27 Why Mentoring Matters
2021-06-16 Helping Kids Discover Their Gifts
2021-06-13 Parenting With the Grain
2021-06-02 Finding God in the Garden
2021-05-30 Learning to Care for God's World
2021-05-26 Building God's Kingdom Through Mundane Parenting Tasks
2021-05-23 Creating a Healthy Work Ethic
2021-05-12 Prayers for New Parents
2021-05-05 5 Ways to Keep Your Sanity this Summer
2021-05-02 How Could My Family Benefit from Putting Kids to Bed Early?
2021-04-28 When Your Child Chooses A Different Standard
2021-04-25 Establishing Discipline in the Blended Family Home
2021-03-28 Easter Grace: Seize the Teaching Opportunity
2021-03-24 Battling a Negative Body Image
2021-03-21 Building God's Diverse Kingdom: Talking About Race
2021-03-14 How Do I Raise My Child to Embrace Faith?
2021-03-10 Helping Your Teen Gain Self-Worth
2021-03-03 Guiding Our Kids to Pray
2021-02-24 How to Cultivate Family Worship Time
2021-02-17 Six Steps to Inspiring Spiritual Growth in Your Family
2021-02-14 Spiritual Disciplines: Family Fasting
2021-02-07 How do I help my young adult gain a healthy sense of self-worth?
2021-02-03 Five Questions to Ask when Reading the Bible
2021-01-27 Becoming a Shepherding Parent
2021-01-24 Passing Faith to the Next Generation
2021-01-10 What’s Your Emotional Bank Balance?
2021-01-03 Be the mirror your child needs
2020-12-27 How Should I fill Unstructured Time?
2020-12-13 Blue Christmas
2020-11-22 8 Things Your Kids Will Complain About Now and Thank You for Later
2020-11-15 Empathy: A Parent’s Secret Weapon
2020-11-01 Am I an Overwhelmed New Mom, or is it Postpartum Anxiety?
2020-10-21 Am I Being an Overprotective Parent?
2020-10-18 Parenting Wisdom from Proverbs and the Montessori Method
2020-09-30 Helping Your Child Battle the Grief-monster
2020-09-20 Car Ride Conversations
2020-09-16 Mentoring Children to Manage their Conflicts
2020-09-13 Why Our Words Matter
2020-09-09 The Benefits of Praying Together
2020-08-26 Parenting our Grieving Teens
2020-08-23 Does My Child Need Counseling?
2020-08-12 Be the Hero for your Family
2020-08-05 Preparing Your Family To Return To School In A Covid World
2020-08-02 Grand Parenting Little Ones in a Pandemic: Staying Connected
2020-07-26 Conflict Management: A Biblical Approach
2020-07-15 Parenting in a Pandemic: Being the Calm in the Storm
2020-07-12 Parenting in a Pandemic: Securing Your Own Oxygen Mask First
2020-07-01 What Parents Can Offer on a Very Bad Day
2020-06-28 Cultivating a Virtue: Lord Give Me Patience!
2020-06-21 Help for Parents: Persevering Through Challenges
2020-06-17 Placing God First
2020-06-10 The Power of Praying for One Another
2020-05-31 Turning COVID-19 Anxiety into Prayer
2020-05-27 Sibling Rivalry: Embracing the Gift of One Another
2020-05-06 Learning How to Share
2020-05-03 Caring for Others Requires Caring for Ourselves
2020-04-29 Listening for God
2020-04-08 Practices to Strengthen your Relationship With Jesus
2020-04-01 Things to Keep Doing While Under Self-Isolation
2020-03-29 Keeping the Peace with Children at Home
2020-03-25 Healing Binge Eating: A Journey Toward Wholeness
2020-03-22 Stuck Inside? Make the Most of Your Unexpected Family Time
2020-03-13 Talking to Kids about the Coronavirus
2020-03-08 Tips for Caring for Your Marriage After Children Arrive
2020-03-04 Owning Our Helplessness
2020-03-01 Helping Our Children Mature
2020-02-12 Marriage Tips for Blending Families
2020-02-05 What Could You Gain from Counseling?
2020-01-26 Embracing the Empty Nest
2020-01-22 Serving with Children
2020-01-19 Loving Your Prodigal Child
2020-01-08 Parenting for the Long Run
2020-01-01 Establish Family Habits of Reading God's Word
2019-12-25 Parenting Lessons from Mr. Rogers
2019-11-20 Serving in Ministry as a New Mom
2019-11-17 Creating Respectful Children in a Disrespectful World
2019-10-27 Should Christians Celebrate Halloween?
2019-10-23 Keeping Your Cool: Emotional Regulation For Parents
2019-10-16 Surviving Single-Parenting Stress
2019-10-13 The Power of “I Forgive You”
2019-09-25 How Does Pornography Affect the Viewer?
2019-09-18 Taking A Stand With Youth Sports
2019-09-15 Creating Teenagers that You Actually Like
2019-08-28 Wisdom for Parenting Introverted and Extroverted Children
2019-08-21 The Beginning of School: Make a Fresh Start
2019-08-18 Learning to Love School
2019-08-07 Not What We Dreamed
2019-07-31 Helping Your Child Learn through Play
2019-07-28 Choosing Inexpensive Summer Fun
2019-07-24 Caring for the Emotional Struggles of Generation Z
2019-07-17 Help Me Understand My Phone Focused Child!
2019-07-14 Rules for Children Online
2019-07-10 Online Manners for Parents
2019-07-07 Why Kids Need to Friend Their Parents Online
2019-06-26 Crying Babies and Taking a Breath
2019-06-19 Releasing Criticism, Teaching Discernment
2019-06-16 Parenting Choices: Punishment or Discipline?
2019-06-12 Accepting Adult Kids, Being Adult Kids
2019-06-05 Nurturing Faith: Letting Our Children Go
2019-05-19 Parenting Avengers: Endgame Style
2019-05-15 Navigating Team Sports and Cheering Them On
2019-05-12 Dreaming of Summer: Embracing Downtime
2019-05-05 My Beautiful Girl: Discovering a Biblical View of Beauty
2019-04-07 Cultivating Discernment in Movie Viewing
2019-04-03 Encouraging the Creativity of Children
2019-03-31 Worth the Drive
2019-03-27 Finding God in the Interruptions
2019-03-17 Allowing Our Kids to Fall
2019-03-13 Lazy or Depressed?
2019-03-03 Teaching Compassion
2019-02-27 The Reality of Step-Families
2019-02-24 Teenagers and Attitude
2019-02-17 Nurturing Faith from Infancy
2019-01-30 Praying For Our Children
2019-01-23 Establishing Justice at Home
2019-01-20 Discipline vs. Punishment: Why One Is Better Than the Other
2019-01-16 To Yell or not to Yell
2019-01-13 Should I Spank my Child?
2018-12-16 Spiritual Intimacy: Immanuel Today
2018-12-12 Holiday Parties and Kids: Balancing Needs at Christmas Time
2018-12-09 Family Traditions: Christmas Trees and Emmanuel
2018-12-07 Blended Families and Holidays
2018-12-05 Fighting Christmas Discontentment
2018-11-20 Teaching Our Children to Marvel
2018-11-18 Choosing to Model Joy
2018-11-04 How Parents Can Help Teens Redeem Their Use of Technology
2018-10-31 Challenging the Myths of Talking to Your Kids About Sex
2018-10-17 Kids and Chores
2018-10-14 Creating Successful Children By Emphasizing Values
2018-09-26 Coping With Your Child’s New Neurodevelopmental Disorder
2018-09-19 Relinquishing Control of Adult Children
2018-08-29 When an Adult Child is Mentally Ill : Dos and Don'ts of Responding
2018-08-26 When an Adult Child is Mentally Ill: Handling Feelings
2018-08-22 How to Help a Grieving Child
2018-07-29 Parenting Teens for the Faint of Heart
2018-07-25 Being Present with Our Kids
2018-07-22 Guilt-Based Parenting
2018-07-18 Parenting the Stubborn Child
2018-07-15 Promises to My Child
2018-07-08 Life Lessons from My Child
2018-06-27 When Our Children Struggle
2018-06-21 Summer Goals: Time to Focus
2018-06-18 Cultivating Our Kids
2018-06-14 Praying With Your Children
2018-06-11 A Parent's Job
2018-06-04 Teaching Children Money Management
2018-05-24 Follow God's Call to Mentor
2018-04-26 Cultivating Rest as a Family
2018-04-16 Spiritual Formation: Springing to Life
2018-04-08 Teaching Children Not to Hit
2018-03-26 Speaking the Truth in Love
2018-03-19 Finding Healthy Space with Technology
2018-03-12 Adult Children Caring for Elderly Parents: Building Perspective
2018-03-08 Parenting with Faith: The Legacy of Discipleship
2018-03-06 Your Kids and Your Complicated Family Tree
2018-03-01 More Than The Baby Blues: Navigating Postpartum Depression
2018-02-01 On Not Being That Kind of Sports Parent
2018-01-29 Guidelines for Establishing a Godly Home
2018-01-22 Stop Making Comparisons
2017-12-30 Struggle Together: Talking with our Youth about Suicide
2017-12-14 Less is More during the Holidays
2017-12-11 Navigating the Holiday Rush with Young Children
2017-12-07 Fighting the holiday gift game
2017-12-04 Breaking Traditions
2017-11-30 Holiday Grace
2017-11-20 Preparing for the Holidays
2017-11-20 Gratitude All Year Long
2017-10-26 Life Skills: Teaching Children Empathy
2017-10-23 Becoming Stewards of God’s Gifts
2017-10-05 Cultivating Gratitude
2017-09-11 Four Keys to Becoming a Better Parent
2017-09-05 Superheroes: Truth or Myth?
2017-08-28 Finding your place as a parent of adult children
2017-08-21 Leading by Christ's Example
2017-08-17 Motherhood and the Vine.
2017-08-10 Family Time and Dirty Feet
2017-08-07 Helping Children See God: His Hand in Creation
2017-08-03 Connecting Children to God’s Story
2017-07-27 Busy Weekends and Observing the Sabbath
2017-07-24 Kid's Summertime Media Use
2017-07-13 Should I Provide Financial Help for an Adult Child?
2017-06-26 Postpartum Depression – 10 Ways Community Can Support New Moms
2017-06-19 Parenting: Seeking Advice, Finding Wisdom
2017-06-15 Teaching Our Children
2017-06-12 Spiritual Parenting: Catch the Passion
2017-06-08 Letting Go: I Drove My Boy to Camp
2017-06-01 Creative Family Worship
2017-05-25 Christian Parenting: The Tale Your Life Will Tell
2017-05-11 Disciplining Your Child and Making a Difference
2017-05-08 Teaching Our Children Respect
2017-05-04 Honest Advice to Teens About Getting What You Want
2017-05-01 On the Parent Playground: Community or Comfort Zone?
2017-04-27 Trusting God with Our Children
2017-04-10 Go Outside: Engaging Children in Creation
2017-04-06 Engaging Our Children in Faith
2017-03-16 Talking to Kids about Sex
2017-03-02 Praying for Prodigal Children
2017-01-30 Evaluating our Schedule and Choosing to Cut Back
2017-01-26 Help Your Children Gain Independence
2017-01-09 Helping a Child Grieve
2016-12-19 Navigating the Holidays as a Single Parent
2016-11-21 Teaching Obedience
2016-11-14 Follow Me as I Follow Christ
2016-11-07 Growing in Faith: Moving from Head to Heart
2016-10-03 Parenting In a Media-Saturated World
2016-09-22 Parenting Children with Disabilities: Finding Hope and Joy
2016-09-19 Parenting Children with Disabilities: Facing the Challenges
2016-09-15 Teaching Our Children Stewardship
2016-08-29 Letting Go of Adult Kids
2016-08-25 Your Family’s Great Commission
2016-08-15 Engaging Young Children in Church
2016-08-11 Strengthening Stepfamily Relationships
2016-08-04 Respect, Love, and Care: Even After Divorce
2016-08-01 Help! My Family is Driving Me Crazy!
2016-07-25 Grieving Unfulfilled Expectations for a Child
2016-07-18 Using Story as a Teaching Tool
2016-07-06 A Christian Parent’s Response to Authority
2016-07-04 5 Don’ts of Family Rule Making
2016-06-27 Saving Your Sanity This Summer
2016-06-09 Giving Our Blessing
2016-06-06 How to Support Your College Graduate
2016-05-23 How to Spring Clean as a Family
2016-05-16 Living With Child-Like Faith
2016-05-12 Delegation: Lessons from Moses in Sharing the Work
2016-05-02 Empty Nest: From a Single Parent’s Perspective
2016-05-01 Mom Wars
2016-04-22 A Word To Fathers About Mother’s Day
2016-04-18 Child-Centered Life After Divorce: 7 Ways to Protect your Children
2016-04-07 Teaching Your Children to Value Your Instruction
2016-04-04 Star Wars: Using Discernment With Watching Movies
2016-03-31 What I Wish I Knew as a New Parent
2016-03-28 Help for Navigating the Baby Blues
2016-03-17 Parenting Adult Children: Lessons from King Lear
2016-02-29 A Biblical Approach to Masturbation
2016-02-22 Remarriage: How Can I Be Sure I Am Ready?
2016-01-28 Cultivating Contentment: The Gratitude Challenge
2016-01-21 Generational Living: Connecting with Peers
2016-01-11 Building a Legacy of Faith through Family Reunions
2015-12-21 Love Traveled at Christmas.
2015-12-15 Star Wars Reflects God’s Grand Saga
2015-12-07 The Joy and Pain of Motherhood
2015-11-23 Sharing Thanksgiving Around the Table
2015-11-12 Setting Boundaries with Adult Children
2015-09-17 Equip Children for Learning Success
2015-09-14 Missional Living: Serving Your Community
2015-09-10 Spiritual Formation Using C.S. Lewis
2015-09-08 Finding Parenting Perspective: Long Days of Parenting
2015-09-03 Fostering Independence in Teens: A Gift Before They Go
2015-08-31 Guiding Wayward Children: Advice From the Lion King
2015-08-06 Effective Discipline: Echoing the Gospel Rhythm of Grace
2015-08-03 Material Living, Material Parenting
2015-07-27 God's Mentoring Grace: Why We Mentor
2015-07-23 Qualities of a Good Mentee
2015-07-20 Speaking Truth: When Can Parents Lie to Their Children?
2015-07-02 Bullying: A Christian Perspective and Response
2015-06-18 Dad to Dad : Successful Parenting
2015-05-07 Teaching Healthy Handling of Technology
2015-04-30 Belonging through Baptism
2015-04-23 Connecting Through the Biblical Story
2015-04-18 Treating Children as Adults
2015-04-16 Teen Self-Harm: What Parents Need to Know
2015-04-13 Learning to Pray
2015-04-09 Blessing Our Children
2015-03-30 From Hosanna to Crucify Him
2015-03-12 A Biblical Approach to Dealing with Rebellion
2015-03-09 Talking to Kids About Sex: Freaking Out Over the Sex Talk
2015-03-05 How Can I Establish Discipline in My Home?
2015-03-02 Marveling at God’s World
2015-02-16 How Do I Keep My Family Safe?
2015-01-26 Parenting Transitions: Dealing with the Empty Nest
2015-01-12 Self-Care in Balancing Career and Family Responsibilities
2015-01-05 Carrying Advent into the New Year
2015-01-03 Spiritual Formation: Beginning with Babies
2014-12-29 Parenting Lessons from Mary, the Mother of Jesus
2014-12-18 10 Tips for a Faith Focused Christmas
2014-12-15 Advent Worship: Christian Mindfulness
2014-12-11 Connecting with Grandparents: Blessed by Investment
2014-12-08 Can I Offer Hospitality?
2014-11-20 Creating a Great Thanksgiving
2014-11-05 Wants vs. Needs: The Entitlement Trap
2014-10-17 Keep the Joy in Blended Family Celebrations
2014-10-11 Making Memories: Seasonal Traditions
2014-10-08 Should I let my child quit?
2014-10-01 Respecting Grandparents: Pay it Forward
2014-09-18 Lessons in Mentorship: Elijah and Elisha
2014-09-12 Living the Beatitudes in our Families
2014-09-04 Attitude Adjustments from the Beatitudes
2014-09-03 Conflict: Setting the Scene to Reorient Hearts
2014-08-21 Scriptural Truths for Parents
2014-08-20 Advice From an Experienced Parent: Five Things Empty-Nesters Never Say
2014-08-12 Back to School: Summer Closure
2014-08-07 Parenting a Stubborn Child: Learning Patience and Grace
2014-07-31 Kids and the Cool Factor
2014-07-16 The Consistency of Revolutionary Parenting
2014-07-15 Revolutionary Parenting: Raising a Spiritual Champion
2014-07-08 Setting Family Goals with Dream Boards
2014-07-03 Sexuality: God's Design for a Full Life
2014-06-26 A Walk of Trust: Waiting For Your Children To Own Their Faith
2014-06-18 Making Summer Memories: Day Trips Together
2014-06-13 Making Summer Memories: Family Campfires
2014-06-06 Making Summer Memories: Time to Play Outside
2014-05-22 Year End Traditions: Saying Thank You to our Teachers
2014-05-20 Remembering What God Has Done: Grilling or Gratitude?
2014-05-15 Summer Planning: Making the Most of Down Time
2014-05-08 Becoming Mrs. Bennett
2014-04-24 Celebrating the Blessings: Inexpensive Vacations
2014-04-22 Balancing Technology in the Family
2014-03-19 Standing Firm in Faith: Facing Fear
2014-03-18 What’s a Parent To Do: How to Get Kids to Obey
2014-03-12 God Equips for the Calling
2014-03-03 Releasing Discontent
2014-02-25 Daughter, You Are God's Warrior Princess
2014-02-13 How Can I Be a Better Parent Than Mine Were?
2014-02-04 Parenting: Help for Family Goal Setting
2014-01-16 Parenting: Fostering Sibling Connections
2013-12-17 Restoring the Holy in the Holiday
2013-12-11 Parenting: Never Give Up
2013-12-09 Parenting: Fostering Compassion with an Offering of Coins
2013-12-03 Christian Parenting: Fans or Followers?
2013-11-27 Parenting: Thankfulness in Action
2013-11-21 Parenting: It All Matters
2013-11-11 Preparing for the Holidays with Thanksgiving
2013-11-07 Nurturing Faith and Baking Cookies
2013-11-03 Friends and Bullies: What Must Parents Do?
2013-10-22 Parenting Teens: First Time Driver
2013-10-20 Teaching about God through Apples
2013-09-19 Leaving a Spiritual Legacy: The Story of Epaphras
2013-09-12 Parenting Teens: Don't Lose Hope
2013-08-27 Adoption Questions We Wish We Weren’t Asked
2013-08-19 Dating Qualifications: So You'd Like to go out With Someone...
2013-06-24 Divorce Without Despair
2013-05-20 Parenting: Inviting Picky Eaters to God's table
2010-10-11 What Forgiveness Is
2010-10-04 What Forgiveness is Not
2007-05-14 Everyday Evangelism
2007-04-03 New Parents!