This page has information and attachments regarding what your child is learning, and also some ways you can partner in helping them engage spiritually with the materials they are experiencing.
This Month's Theme - Patience
GOD VIEW: THE CONNECTION BETWEEN HONESTY AND GOD’S CHARACTER, AS SHOWN THROUGH GOD’S BIG STORY
God wants what is best for us. He has called us His children, and given us great things. Because we know that God is good, WE CAN BE HONEST. Lying and cheating are a response to fear. They are what people do if they think no one else will take care of them. But when you trust in God, when you know His love, you have a different response. You can be truthful.
THE PHASE PROJECT
Parent Conversation Guides
As a parent, you want to invest your time in things that matter. Like having the right conversation with your child at the right time, with the right things to say at your fingertips. These conversation guides will help you navigate the critical issues you face at each phase, as you imagine the end for your child. They are based on research from The Phase Project, a collaborative, ongoing effort assembling classic and innovative research with practical application.
"Parenting with Purpose" Course
Most parents struggle with very similar issues and questions, like: “How do I share my faith with my kids?”, “How can I help them know God?”, and “Why won't they stop fighting?”. One of our goals is to help provide tools for successful parenting. Parenting with Purpose is for parents with children of all ages and covers issues such as discipline, spiritual development, and navigating the world of technology and the internet.
Parenting Blog Posts
Reggie Joiner and Kristen Ivy
Gary Chapman & Ross Campbell
Louise Bates Ames