Parenting Roles

Mother praying in church, her son sits next to her

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Prayer: It Does a Mother Good

Cheri Fuller and Cathy Schutt

Moms should pray for their kids.

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Father And Son Playing On Sofa Together

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Being Ordinary is a Good Thing

Troy Meeder

God has a certain fondness for the everyday man.

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Mother kissing tween son on his cheek

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Does Your Mothering Make a Difference?

Julie Barnhill

Your influence will endure.

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Stern-looking woman holding up and pointing to two dvds. A sign that reads judge hangs behind her.

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When You Feel Judged as a Mom

Juli Slattery

We are called to honor, not judge, each other, especially as mothers.

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Little boy hugging his mother

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The 'Good Enough' Mom

Juli Slattery

Supermom doesn't exist! But "good enough" do.

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Illustration of two mothers with a speech bubble, filled with soccer balls, people, beds, and shopping carts, between them

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Between Us Moms

Jill Savage

At-home moms need to connect with other women.

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Family busy in the kitchen preparing a meal

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The Divine in the Daily Grind

Glenn Stanton

Here's why God cares about your family.

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Two female friends talking at a coffee shop

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Working Moms Need Friends, Too

Juli Slattery

Mothers who work outside the home need friendships with other women.

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Mother buckling helmet on son who is wrapped in bubble wrap, held in place with duct tape

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Overprotective Moms

Juli Slattery

God calls us to journey with our kids, not shield them from everything that could possibly go wrong in their lives.

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Mother cuddling baby

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Trusting God and Not a Parenting Formula

Juli Slattery

Resist the formula approach to mothering and be flexible as a parent.

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A young mother working on a computer while her daughter plays in the background

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Should You Work From Home?

Donna Partow

In today's society, it can be difficult to have a career and a family, but moms can balance both with some planning and strategizing.

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Boy holding soccer ball and looking up at his father who stands behind him with his hands on his shoulders

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The Art of Being an Advocate

Vicki Caruana

When should you stand up for your child?

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Family of four holding hands around the dinner table

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6 Ways to Effectively Lead Young Children

Tricia Goyer

Setting the tone of leadership while your children are young prepares you to lead well throughout your child’s life in your home.

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Father and Son Together

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Does Parenting Make a Difference?

Jim Daly and James Lund

At some point, most parent wonders if they're making a difference in their kids' lives.

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Mother holding daughter in her arms; both are laughing

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Mommy-Tasking

Carol Barnier

Don't fight it. Instead, embrace your multi-faceted season of motherhood.

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Illustration of two young football players walking off the field with their arms around each other's shoulders. The coach stands in the background, watching proudly.

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How Sports Teach Character

Dean Ridings

Sports offer priceless opportunities to help kids develop character.

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Two images side-by-side. The first shows a mother at home reading a book to her daughter; the second shows a mother dressed in business clothes greeting her young son at the door.

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Stay-at-Home Moms vs. Working Moms

Pam Woody

Stay-at-home moms and work-outside-the-house moms need each other.

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Women in the Workplace

Shaunti Feldhahn

Find support as you nurture your family and earn an income.

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tween girls applying makeup

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3 Ways to Avoid Legalism in Parenting

Dannah Gresh

The best way your children can discover the joy and freedom of faith is through connecting with, not lecturing, them.

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Family of four sitting on sofa, smiling and laughing

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A Biblical Basis for the 7 Traits of Effective Parenting

Phil Steiger

These seven traits offer parents the tools they need to break harmful parenting habits and the opportunity to replace them with healthy practices.

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Mother walking down a city sidewalk with her three daughters

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Imperfect Kids, Imperfect Parents

Jim Daly

Sometimes we, as parents, need to let go of our expectations so we can embrace the 'beautiful mess' of family life.

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basketball swishing through a hoop

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David Robinson: Parenting in the Fourth Quarter

Joshua Cooley

NBA legend David Robinson talks about preparing to launch his three sons.

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Ted Dekker and his family

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Ted Dekker's Family Journey

Jeremy V. Jones

In the Dekker household, and perhaps in your own, fiction and parenting are closer than you think.

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