Shepherding a Child s Heart

Author: Tedd Tripp
Publisher:
ISBN: 0966378644
Release Date: 2001
Genre: Family & Relationships

Shepherding a Child's Heart is about how to speak to the heart of your child. The things your child does and says flows from the heart. Luke 6:45 puts it this way, "... out of the overflow of the heart the mouth speaks." (NIV) Written for parents with children of any age, this insightful book provides perspectives and procedures for shepherding your child's heart into the paths of life. Book jacket.

The Key to Your Child s Heart

Author: Gary Smalley
Publisher: Thomas Nelson
ISBN: 9781418571870
Release Date: 1995-09-27
Genre: Religion

A repeat bestseller for two decades, this child-rearing classic cuts to the heart of the anger and alienation that mar so many modern homes. In this ultimately practical book, Gary Smalley outlines effective steps for parents to open up a child that has shut them out. He describes family-tested ways for parents to set limits and enforce them, and he reveals the simple but powerful secret for achieving a close-knit family. Learn proven parenting methods that can spell the difference between an angry, rebellious, distant child and a happy, cooperative one.

Give Them Grace

Author: Elyse M. Fitzpatrick
Publisher: Crossway
ISBN: 1433520230
Release Date: 2011-05-04
Genre: Religion

How are parents to raise children so they don’t become Pharisees (legalists) or prodigals (rebels)? It’s all about grace-filled, gospel-driven parenting, says the mother/daughter team of Elyse Fitzpatrick and Jessica Thompson. Christian parents, in their desire to raise godly children, can drift toward rule-centered discipline. There is, however, a far more effective method—a grace-motivated approach that begins with the glorious truth of God’s love for sinners. In Give Them Grace, parents will learn how to connect the benefits of the cross—especially regeneration, adoption, and justification—to their children’s daily lives. Chapters address topics such as our inability to follow the law perfectly, God’s forgiveness and love displayed at the cross, and what true heart obedience looks like. Fitzpatrick and Thompson also discuss discipline, dealing with popular culture, and evangelism as a way of life. Parents will find this book a great resource for raising grace-filled, Jesus-loving kids.

Guarding Your Child s Heart

Author: Gary Smalley
Publisher: Tyndale House
ISBN: 9781617479373
Release Date: 2014-02-27
Genre: Religion

Every thought you have creates or reinforces already-created negative or positive beliefs in your heart. These beliefs are the main controllers of our thoughts, words, and actions, which in turn form our emotions. The key to having a high-quality life is to create beliefs within your heart that control your behavior. In this interactive 12-week companion workbook to the Guarding Your Child’s Heart DVD, Dr. Gary Smalley presents how-to steps, engaging questions, practical exercises, and fun activities to help the whole family memorize and meditate on key Scriptures. Also available: Guarding Your Child’s Heart DVD (ISBN 9781615216338) and Guarding Your Child’s Heart Family Kit (ISBN 9781617470318).

Shepherding a Child s Heart

Author: Bill Hill
Publisher: Shepherd Press
ISBN: 0966378636
Release Date: 2000-06-01
Genre: Family & Relationships

Outlines the book Shepherding a Child's Heart by Tedd Tripp in Question and answer form. The questions are designed to insure that all the central material in the original book is covered. The answers are quotes from the original book.

Spiritual Parenting

Author: Michelle Anthony
Publisher: David C Cook
ISBN: 1434702219
Release Date: 2010-06-01
Genre: Religion

It's hard enough to train kids to behave, but good behavior isn't what Jesus calls for in the Bible. He wants hearts and souls that are shaped in vibrant faith and love toward God and others. How can parents cultivate this in their children? In this book Dr. Michelle Anthony shares practical examples and biblical insight on the spiritual role of parenting. Spiritual Parenting introduces the simple but revolutionary concept that parents are, by the power of God's Spirit, to obey and depend on God in order to create an environment God can use to beckon their children to Him.

Parenting

Author: Paul David Tripp
Publisher: Crossway
ISBN: 9781433551963
Release Date: 2016-09-14
Genre: Religion

Winner of the ECPA Book of the Year Award for Christian Living What is your calling as a parent? In the midst of folding laundry, coordinating carpool schedules, and breaking up fights, many parents get lost. Feeling pressure to do everything “right” and raise up “good” children, it’s easy to lose sight of our ultimate purpose as parents in the quest for practical tips and guaranteed formulas. In this life-giving book, Paul Tripp offers parents much more than a to-do list. Instead, he presents us with a big-picture view of God’s plan for us as parents. Outlining fourteen foundational principles centered on the gospel, he shows that we need more than the latest parenting strategy or list of techniques. Rather, we need the rescuing grace of God—grace that has the power to shape how we view everything we do as parents. Freed from the burden of trying to manufacture life-change in our children’s hearts, we can embrace a grand perspective of parenting overflowing with vision, purpose, and joy.

Teach Them Diligently How to Use the Scriptures in Child Training

Author: Louis Paul Priolo
Publisher: Timeless Texts
ISBN: 1889032603
Release Date: 2008-05-01
Genre: Religion

You hold in your hands a wonderful tool which will enable you to better apply the principles found in Lou Priolo's practical book, Teach Them Diligently. This workbook companion guide is designed to help you take the information you read in Teach Them Diligently and specifically apply it to each of your children in day-to-day parenting.

Discipline That Connects With Your Child s Heart

Author: Jim Jackson
Publisher: Baker Books
ISBN: 9781441230591
Release Date: 2016-09-20
Genre: Religion

A Powerful Approach to Bringing God's Grace to Kids Did you know that the way we deal (or don't deal) with our kids' misbehavior shapes their beliefs about themselves, the world, and God? Therefore it's vital to connect with their hearts--not just their minds--amid the daily behavior battles. With warmth and grace, Jim and Lynne Jackson, founders of Connected Families, offer four tried-and-true keys to handling any behavioral issues with love, truth, and authority. You will learn practical ways to communicate messages of grace and truth, how to discipline in a way that motivates your child, and how to keep your relationship strong, not antagonistic. Discipline is more than just a short-term attempt to modify your child's actions--it's a long-term investment to help them build faith, wisdom, and character for life. When you discover a better path to discipline, you'll find a more well-behaved--and well-believed--kid.

The Christian Parenting Handbook

Author: Scott Turansky
Publisher: Thomas Nelson
ISBN: 9781400205202
Release Date: 2013-04-29
Genre: Religion

With advice on parenting coming from several angles, what do you listen to and what do you ignore? Develop your own biblical philosophy of parenting and use it to filter the many ideas that come your way. In this book you’ll learn how to: Identify character qualities to address problems Build internal motivation Transfer responsibility for change to the child Teach kids to be solvers instead of whiners Use creativity to teach your kids spiritual truths Avoid the “boxing ring” Envision a positive future And much more! With these strategies you’ll be able to move from behavior modification to a heart-based approach to parenting. Instead of relying on rewards, incentives, threats, and punishment, you’ll learn how to identify heart lessons to teach your child and implement them in practical ways. The Christian Parenting Handbook by Dr. Scott Turansky and Joanne Miller, founders of the National Center for Biblical Parenting, compiles fifty parenting principles that use heart-based strategies to teach you how to face daily challenges. When parents focus on the heart, kids learn to ask different questions about life. Instead of asking, “What’s in it for me?” they learn to ask, “What’s the right thing to do?” You’ll soon see how a heart-based approach to parenting looks deeper and brings about greater, lasting change. The daily interaction you have with your children can impact them for the rest of their lives. With these fifty heart-based strategies, you’ll develop your own biblical philosophy of parenting and gain perspective, greater motivation, and confidence that you’re moving in the right direction. As you envision a positive future for your children, they’ll experience hope and direction and you will too. Start applying these principles today!

The Blessing

Author: John Trent
Publisher: Thomas Nelson
ISBN: 9781418513337
Release Date: 2011-05-02
Genre: Religion

The best-selling classic that helps children thrive today and experience a special future tomorrow. Now revised, updated, and enhanced for a new generation! Children of every age long for the gift of “the blessing” — the unconditional love and approval that come from a healthy relationship with their parents. This life-changing gift, essential for instilling a deep sense of self-worth and unshakable emotional well-being, contains five essential elements: meaningful touch, a spoken message, attaching high value, picturing a special future, and an active commitment. Offering solid, practical advice and a fresh perspective on making this gift a bigger part of our families, The Blessing powerfully communicates these biblically based elements as necessary to prepare children for positive future relationships, including their relationship with a loving God. But what if we’ve missed out on the blessing in our own lives? The book includes hope for “reversing the curse” and helps readers find blessing in situations of divorce, death, desertion, adoption, and blended families. New to this updated edition are practical ideas, questions, exercises, and links for online resources — plus practical advice for planning a blessing event for a child, preparing a written keepsake blessing, and living out the blessing every day of our lives.

Standing on the Promises

Author: Douglas Wilson
Publisher: Canon Press & Book Service
ISBN: 1885767250
Release Date: 1997
Genre: Family & Relationships

Shows parents how to establish a faithful Christian culture in their homes and offers parents a guide to raising children using biblical principles.

Don t Make Me Count to Three

Author: Ginger Plowman
Publisher:
ISBN: 0972304649
Release Date: 2004-03-01
Genre: Family & Relationships

Offers parents practical advice on how they can use Scripture-based parenting methods, with an overview of various methods and tips for implementing those methods into their daily routine.