There are many places that parents can find “expert” advice on how to raise children these days. Parents have the option of turning to professional books, magazines, doctors, online research or asking their own parents for parenting tips. However, where can we find the BEST advice for parents to raise happy children that has a 100% success rate? I’m sure you’ve guessed it, the bible.
Summer brings so many wonderful opportunities: summer vacation, trips, sun tans, cool treats, having fun in the sun! Unfortunately, the hot weather also brings natural disasters such as hurricanes, tsunamis and tornadoes. How can you make sure that you and your family are prepared? Does the bible offer any practical advice to help you before, during and after a natural disaster? Let’s dig into these lifesaving scriptural gems!
It’s summertime and everyone is looking for something fun to do. Searching for activities to do that is not only fun but also wholesome may sometimes be difficult to find. In previous posts, I explain why the time and effort involved in choosing good entertainment is so important. I will briefly touch on these reasons and give you recreation options that suits the preference each family. Whether you like to spend your free time inside or outdoor, I’ve got you covered!
We all need rest and relaxation. From the moment we open our eyes in the morning until we go to bed at night, we are working hard. But does God really care what we do when we are relaxing? Is our choice of entertainment separate from our worship of God? Read on to find out!
As parents, we all must deal with the subject of social media when it comes to our children. We may ask ourselves the following questions: How old should they be before opening a social media account? How much time should I allow them to spend online? Should I even allow them to join social networks? These are tough questions to find clear answers to.
“Do you allow your children to go on social media?” As a Christian stepmother of two teenagers, I have been asked this question a few times so far. My answer is always the same: yes, but with boundaries.
Instead of being wary when asked about my views on social networking, I am now prepared to defend my parenting decisions based on the bible and want to share these with you.