Christian Parenting

How to be good Christian parents. Parenting tips about discipline, sibling rivalry, and scheduling. How to create good family memories. Tips on how to pass along faith to your kids. Advice on parenting teenagers.

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How to Raise a Smart Child Who is Wise

Many parents do everything they can to raise a child who is smart and successful. Nothing wrong with that…We all want successful kids. Unfortunately, there are those who resort to other tactics to get their child special treatment or go to great lengths to remove the consequences for bad choices. Not so smart, eh? When…

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9 Character Traits Your Child Needs at School

There are 9 character traits that will help your child be successful at school. Unfortunately, many kids are only known for just being a “character.” Sadly, there is a big difference between the two. As a teacher and mom, I have run across a few “characters.” Let me tell you, they are no fun to…

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How to Pray for Your Children

How to Pray for Your Children

Do you know how to pray for your children? No, I mean REALLY pray for your children. Not just short, little prayers. I am talking about prayers that have some teeth in them. The kind of prayers that move heaven and earth. You will be amazed at how things change in your child’s heart when you…

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The Best Way to Change Your Teen Through Prayer

The best way to change your teen is through prayer. How do I know? I have raised two kids–a boy and a girl. They were great kids, but just like any other teen, they had areas in their life I could not change. I can’t tell you how much nagging, pushing and, yes, controlling I…

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The Most Powerful Parenting Tips (from Successful Teens)

As I sit in the classroom of my former school, I think about what it was like thirty-five years ago when I was a teenager sitting in these exact same desks. There were no cell phones or computers, no social media, no select sports, and no SAT prep classes. Well, at least not one that…

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How to Get to Your Child’s Heart

Do you want to get to your child’s heart but struggle connecting with him? Perhaps you have a difficult teen you can not reach. Some of this is completely normal. Kids are going to test the boundaries and reject your rules from time to time. But what about the other part? The emotional disconnect you…

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The Best Parenting Tips You Will Ever Find

Here are the best parenting tips you will ever find all in one place. And these tips are based on a Christian worldview. It is a combination of my experience as a mom (who has raised two kids) and as a teacher. I have also added the expertise of others who know about parenting, family, and…

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How to Agree on Faith When Raising Kids

Do you and your spouse agree on faith? What you and your spouse think and believe about God will directly impact how you raise your kids and their outcome. Unfortunately, many people don’t take the time to figure this out until it is too late. And then they spend most of their married life arguing…

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Is Your Pre-schooler in Charge: 9 Ways to Regain Control

Is your pre-schooler in charge? You may not realize it, but a three-year-old could be running things in your home. It sounds funny and a bit ridiculous, but it happens all the time. I have seen grown adults cower many times to the cries of their pre-schooler and capitulate within seconds just to keep the…

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The Best Secret to Keep Your Kids Healthy

Do you know the best secret to keep your kids healthy? I bet you are looking for a super health tip or maybe even an herbal remedy that will keep your kids from getting a cold or the flu. Flu season is upon us, right? But I want to talk about an even more serious health…

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