Parenting

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Parenting Toolbox - Easy to use resources to help you on your parenting journey
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You can manage and overcome the inevitable anger that erupts in motherhood! You’ll discover the most common external and internal triggers for most mums, and practical, biblical ways you can respond...
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Rob Stennett will tell you that he’s not the perfect dad, but he’s trying his best for his four daughters. If you feel insecure in your role as a father, Rob will offer helpful advice, as he...
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When we value human beings because they are created in God’s image, it changes our perspective on children born with special needs. Hear how Emily Colson learned to see her son’s autism in a positive...
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Sometimes a difficult season of life can make us wonder if God REALLY cares. Emily Colson shares about a very dark time in her life, when she was a house-bound single mum of a boy with autism. Hear...
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Navigating your teen’s digital world may seem overwhelming, but it doesn’t have to be! Jonathan McKee offers great insight and practical ways you can help your teen better manage phone use and social...
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When warnings, reminders or threats don’t work with your children, they may need some “reality discipline!” Dr. Kevin Leman returns with classic parenting advice about how to match actions with your...
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One of worst things you can do as a parent is let children manipulate you! Dr. Kevin Leman warns about kids who misbehave for attention to gain power, or even get revenge! But you can respond in...
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"Happy new year!" my voice cracked. With only two of my four children still living at home, our traditional celebration of finger food and movies wasn’t quite as festive as it used to be. Happy? Such...
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As my 8-year-old son and I walked in a mall, we passed window dressings for Victoria’s Secret. My son glanced at one of the seductive photos. I tensed but calmly said, “Let’s try looking the other...
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Amy glanced up from folding towels and T-shirts as her daughter shuffled through the kitchen. She sensed the sadness that weighed her daughter down, drooping her shoulders and erasing her usually...
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Kristen Anderson's friends and family were aware that she was unhappy and struggling with life in high school, but none of them knew the depths of her depression. No one expected her to attempt...
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When I was growing up, my generation negotiated with our parents about the keys to the car, curfew, a telephone in our bedrooms and dating rules. Today's parents have to add technology. Although they...