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A Biblical Model for Discipline (Leviticus)

A Biblical Model for Discipline (Leviticus)

There is some surprisingly helpful parenting advice in the book of Leviticus. Here we take a look at a biblical model for discipline based on God’s relationship with the nation of Israel.

January 30, 2015 | By | Reply More
Three Elements of Positive Parenting

Three Elements of Positive Parenting

Have you found yourself stuck in a pattern of parenting lately where everything you say is negative? Get positive by applying these three basic elements of positive parenting.

June 25, 2013 | By | Reply More
The Importance of Affirming Children

The Importance of Affirming Children

Affirmation is much different than empty praise. Here we will learn what affirmation is all about and ways you can affirm both your child’s character and her spiritual growth.

February 12, 2013 | By | 6 Replies More
Help! My Kids Fight ALL the Time!

Help! My Kids Fight ALL the Time!

As the thermometer inches up this summer, so may tempers be increasing in your home. If you have kids that just can’t seem to get along, these tips may be just what you are looking for to cool things down.

July 3, 2012 | By | Reply More
How to Increase Obedience with Positive Opposites

How to Increase Obedience with Positive Opposites

Is there too much negativity in your home? You can turn it around with the parenting technique developed by Dr. Alan Kazdin of Yale University. Here we explore how to use positive opposites as well as it’s pro’s and con’s.

September 21, 2011 | By | 8 Replies More
Teaching Children the Blessings of Obedience – Tips for Christian Parents

Teaching Children the Blessings of Obedience – Tips for Christian Parents

It is our job to help them see that obedience is more attractive than disobedience. Here are some suggestions on how to talk to children about the blessings that come from obeying Mom and Dad.

July 22, 2010 | By | 1 Reply More
Energizing Success:  Focus on Good Behavior

Energizing Success: Focus on Good Behavior

Do you find that you are always pointing out what your kids are doing wrong? Try focusing on the positive instead of the negative with a technique called “energizing success.”

March 3, 2010 | By | 3 Replies More
Ways to Encourage Your Children

Ways to Encourage Your Children

At the end of the day, do the positives outweigh the negatives in your home? Here are some concrete ways you can encourage your children during the day.

January 2, 2010 | By | 1 Reply More