Effective Parenting in a Defective World: How to Raise Kids Who Stand Out from the Crowd by Chip Ingram
I just want my kids to be happy and successful.
Our kids are growing up in a culture that promises them fulfillment in a dizzying number of ways. There are so many opportunities and so many dangers that confront our kids every day. Some may look pretty good to you: school, sports, music lessons. Others, like the latest dangerous thrill-seeking fad, may keep you up at night.
So what are you to do? Sign your kids up for every activity and hope something sticks? Anxiously guard them from the dangers outside your door? How can a parent make the right choice? How do you raise effective kids in a defective world?
As a pastor and father of four, Chip Ingram delivers a much more positive solution. Without shying away from tough topics like discipline and teen rebellion, Chip offers thought-provoking principles and specific exercises to help you understand how to develop your childs full potential. This hands on approach to parenting gives special hope to blended families and those in crisis. Youll learn how you can draw closer to your kids even as the world tries to pull you apart. Youll also learn proven methods to teach your kids critical values like responsibility and perseverance that will help them rise above the norm.Along the way, youll discover biblical principles and practical advice that can help you raise kids who stand out from the crowd.
Effective Parenting in a Defective World Part 4
It has been a blessing to share the joy of reading with you! In this post, we will shift gears a little bit as I recommend my favorite parenting books for you to read. The resources listed below balance disciplining children for misbehavior with training children in righteousness or right behavior. This book taught us to use disciplining times with our children as opportunities to teach them about their hearts, sin, obedience, and the hope of the gospel. The clear, Biblical communication that we have had with our children during these times has built a strong bond of trust and love between us and our children. We have used these times to point their hearts toward the cross and to the forgiveness of Jesus as the only hope for sinners like us. This book not only gives foundations for Biblical child-rearing but also gives training procedures and methods for each stage of childhood.
We offer a variety of Bible studies on campus every Sunday morning between am as well as studies held throughout the week. This study highlights St. The Bible study is for all people who wish to become members of St. Although it is designed with a new believer in mind, it is a meaningful experience for long-time Lutherans as well. We pray that you will find it beneficial and edifying and look forward to having you join us! More information here. Do we live in a perverse society filled with conflict?
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Our kids are growing up in a culture that promises them fulfillment in a dizzying number of ways. There are so many opportunities and so many dangers that confront our kids every day. Some may look pretty good to you: school, sports, music lessons.
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How to Discipline Your Child Effectively
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