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How to Talk to Your Children about People with Disabilities

How to Talk to Your Children about People with Disabilities

This article explores how to talk with your children about people with disabilities. Your kids may have some tough questions. This article will give you some tips on how to address those questions. Dedicated to my sweet Uncle Walt.

January 26, 2017 | By | 1 Reply More
Talking to Kids about “Bad” Words: Tips for Christian Parents

Talking to Kids about “Bad” Words: Tips for Christian Parents

What do you do when your kids learn a “bad” word? Here is a simple but effective tool that parents can use to help their children evaluate the words that they hear and say.

May 30, 2013 | By | Reply More
Reinforcing the Concept of Submission

Reinforcing the Concept of Submission

Do your kids have a God-complex? Do they simply speak and expect results? Here is one simple idea Christian parents can use to reinforce the importance of submission.

January 22, 2013 | By | Reply More
Are Your Kids Ready for Christmas?

Are Your Kids Ready for Christmas?

Christmas is the stage on which our children’s manners are forced into the spotlight. Spending a little extra time in preparation for Christmas can do a lot to warm the hearts of both the giver and the receiver. Here are some quick tips to help your kids get ready for the “big day.”

December 21, 2012 | By | Reply More
Teaching Kids Manners: Questions Every Parent Should Ask

Teaching Kids Manners: Questions Every Parent Should Ask

When is the last time you sat down and had a purposeful conversation with your kids on the topic of manners? If it has been a while, here are some questions you can ask to assess how manners-wise your children are.

November 28, 2012 | By | Reply More
Teaching Children to Say ‘Thank You’

Teaching Children to Say ‘Thank You’

Now, more than ever, we need to make sure that we help our children develop hearts filled with thankfulness. There is no better antidote for the influences of a me-centered society than an “attitude of gratitude.”

January 23, 2012 | By | Reply More
Suggestions for Family Rules

Suggestions for Family Rules

Does your family have set rules for behavior? Do you wonder what kinds of things should be included on your rule list? Here are some suggestions to get you started as well as some tips on how best to implement your family’s rules.

July 24, 2011 | By | Reply More