Archives: Parenting

What is the Value of One on One Time?

How can we be sure to give each of our children what they need? We can start by knowing them well, and there are few things better for that than one-on-one time together.

Teach Kids Responsibility

Are you ever so frustrated at your child’s lack of follow through you want to sentence them to time in their room or with other restrictions until they finish the task? You’re not the only one – I’ve been in that state of mind plenty of times. Let’s take a look at some parenting tactics to get us on the right path.

Does it Really Matter for Parents to Show Up for Kids?

Showing up, whether it is in time of dire need, or simply just to be there to show love and support, is no small thing. Kyle reminds us why we need to keep making the effort!

Is Teaching to Ask for Forgiveness Really a Big Deal?

When is the last time you’ve asked someone’s forgiveness? Isn’t it so powerful! Why is it so hard for us to get to that point or even want to go to that point? Seth tackles the benefits of us doing just that.

Relationship > Religion

Let’s be about grace and truth as we parent our kids to be about their relationship with Jesus over simply being religious. Read on for three steps pointing us toward parenting in this direction.

Love Well…Parent Well

Parenting is not for the weak and wimpy. Get a load of this pep talk from Jaw-Knee-Poke…you’ll have your playbook in hand and a game plan for your family in no time! Especially with help from the “Coach Within”!

Christ Centered Marriage

Who has priority in your family household—the kids? Your spouse? You? The dog? Some of you may be laughing, but I bet there are a few of you out there who are saying, “This is hitting close to home”.

Kids Mess Up, Let’s Love ’em Through It

Kids are bound to make mistakes…how do we react in love? How can our kids know we are FOR them even through their growing pains? Ben reminds us how our heavenly Father reacts when we make mistakes.

Teach the Dangers of Pornography

Do you have a child age 11 or above? Statistics show they have more than likely been exposed to pornography. Before you throw in the parenting towel…read how guest author, Jonathan Pokluda encourages us in the battle.

Tough Questions Show Trust

As parents we are guaranteed to get questions from our kids that catch us on our heels. Shane helps us take a humble (not the easiest) approach to having difficult conversations with our kids.