Connection is essential for effective parenting. Here we explore a variety of ways you can connect with your child at every stage of development.
Category - Connect
These articles will help you connect to your children, deepen your relationship, broach sensitive topics, and just have fun together.
We might be the ones who get gifts on Christmas, but let's not forget whose birthday it really is. Here are 7 tips to make Christmas a proper birthday party this year.
Picture books are a wonderful tool that parents can use to instill values in their children. Here we review a new children's book that can be used to address prejudice in an age appropriate way.
If you are just entering the teen years, it can feel overwhelming. Arm yourself with the basics with these 5 tips for Christian parents.
Pandemics spread more than viruses. Let's dig into God's word and calm our weary souls so we can spread peace instead of panic to our children.
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.
How can parents help a hurting child? The book of Job provides great guidelines on what you can do and what you should avoid.
It can be tempting to disengage from our teens. Nehemiah has some tips on how to parent a teenager. Includes resources.
What is a parent to do or say when their child wants to date a non-Christian? Here we address the idea of "dating evangelism" with some insights from the book of Ezra.
Modern churches seem to fracture families. If we take a look at 1 Chronicles 24-27, we see that families served together. Let's reconsider how we do church and how families can serve the Lord together.
Launching teens into young adulthood can be a tenuous task but God's word gives us some tips on how we can effectively support and navigate this stage.
Celebrate this Christmas season with a Jesse Tree. Free printable and instructions included!
Talking to your children about the problems with premarital sex doesn't have to be hard. Use this simple anaolgy to get the conversation going.
Try this effective technique for partnering with your child to find solutions to the problems you face in your home.
While it is important to be thankful for our material blessings, as believers, we have something much more foundational for which we can be thankful. Let's make it our aim to get to the heart of Thanksgiving this year.
As a Chirstian parent, do you struggle with Halloween? Here we will explore some biblical guidelines to help you discern God's will about this issue for your family.
A free printable filled with simple prayers you can offer to the Lord on behalf of your children.
Here are 7 tips to help parents make decisions about how to use technology and media in Christian families.