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How to Teach Children About Biblical Joy
Our kids need to know the deep, abiding joy found in God through all circumstances, and that starts with teaching[...]
Help! My Child Is Looking at Porn
Porn: That's a scary word for most parents. We've all heard stories of how porn rips marriages apart and destroys families. But let[...]
5 Ways Your Kids Are Under Spiritual Attack (and What to Do About It)
Take a quick look around our world and it's quite obvious that are our kids are under spiritual attack. It's[...]
17 Ideas for Meaningful Family Dinner Conversations
For years, experts have told us that families who regularly share dinner together enjoy meaningful connection and build family relationships as[...]
Practical Ways to Help Little Kids Manage Big Emotions
With tears in her eyes, my normally enthusiastic and cheerful daughter clung to me tightly as we both sat on[...]
11 Practical Ways to Teach Kids About Commitment
Character traits like commitment aren’t born in us, but are purposely developed. How can we help our kids develop this very[...]
The #1 Problem Good Parents Face When Raising Teens
I am a good parent. I don't say that as a statement of pride, but more of a confession. Let[...]
The Surprising Truth Behind Our Kids' Discipline Issues
Dealing with discipline issues in your home? Do you kids fuss and complain about doing chores? Have your kids developed a sense[...]
How to Intentionally Invest in Your Kids This Summer (Like Never Before)
It’s late June, and as parents, we’re sighing a collective sigh of relief. Our families survived another school year, and[...]
Got Loud Kids? 10 Ways Moms Can Find Peace & Quiet
One of the hardest things about mothering is the sheer noise of it all! The noise is seemingly inescapable! It is[...]
How to Talk to Kids About Porn: 8 Tips Every Christian Parent Needs
I grew up as a “good kid” from a “good family,” and yet my first exposure to porn came when[...]
“When (and How) Should I Talk to My Kids About Sex?”
Talking to kids about sex? For many of us, that’s about as comfortable as sleeping on top of a giant[...]
Got an Angry Kid? Real Help for Anger Management in Children
You hear the fighting. The yelling. The temper tantrums. Yep, you have an angry kid. Again. Sighing, you walk into your[...]
3 Ways to Find Motherhood Motivation on the Tough Days
When we have a tough mothering day, we all need motherhood motivation to find joy, right? We need to know[...]
That Makes Me MAD! How to Tackle Mommy Anger Triggers
A few years ago I noticed that I was angry. A LOT. Can you relate? I felt trapped, stuck and[...]
Mommy Anger: My Confession and Why You're NOT Alone
I've heard this over and over from moms everywhere:  I never knew I had anger issues until I had children. You understand,[...]
5 Steps to Turn Mommy Anger Into a Teachable Moment
What do you do after you've gotten angry at your kids? You want to apologize for your mom anger, but you[...]
Got Mommy Anger Guilt? Powerful Tips for the Hope and Healing You Need
You yelled at your kids. Again. You didn’t mean to speak so harshly, but the words fell out of your[...]