Blogs for biblical tips, hints and encouragement for your parenting.   Scroll to the bottom for Training Hearts downloadable Articles.

Only One New Year's Parenting Resolution parenting tips

If you could make only one  New Year’s parenting resolution, what would be most effective for the life of your child?

Biblical Respect!

This would transform how your child sees God, others and self.  Consider the following targets of respect...

1.  Respect for Parents:

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Whose Child is This?  parenting tips

“I prayed for this child, and the Lord has granted me what I asked of Him.  So now I give him to the Lord.  For his whole life he will be given over to the Lord." 1 Samuel 1:27-28.

Can you imagine how much strength it took for Hannah to come to the realization that her son was...

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Bedtime Chaos Resolved! parenting tips

Bedtime often becomes the parent’s most trying time of the day. Why?

Parents are tired! Face it! It’s been a long day! I can say that no matter what day you’re reading this, and I’m probably right on target!  Almost every day of parenting is a long day.  But we...

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Parenting Choices: Abandon What’s Easy and Promote What’s Right parenting tips

(Formerly titled Manipulating Environments, and re-edited for easier understanding and application. )

Parenting is not for the light hearted. Right?  It is difficult, often times confusing, and rarely lets up.  So as we intend to train our kids with biblical standards there are times in...

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Helping Kids Gain Victory Over Venting parenting tips

 3 Steps to Calm, Cool, and Composed Hearts

Have you been in the grocery store shopping in an aisle when a little bomb (also known as an uncontrollable child) went off?  Chances are you have, and perhaps it was even your child.  I remember being in Costco with my two boys,...

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Solving Mealtime Madness parenting tips

Bringing Family fun and relationship back to the dinner table

We are often asked about mealtime and how to get kids to eat. We love to help, so here are our recommendations to establish peaceful and healthy family mealtimes.

1.  To begin, be careful not to overwhelm your child with a...

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Training Hearts Articles

download and indulge in an article designed to encourage you biblically and practically as a parent.  

Where's the Joy?

5 Steps to Restore Your Joy

Encourage me!

Fathering By the Book

A Biblical Approach to the Father's Role

Calling all dads!

Love for Extended Family with Problems

If you worry about bringing your kids into family gatherings, download and read!

Just in Time!