Ages 5-8 and 9-12

Young girl in front hallway putting on shoe and smiling

Series

Stepping Out

Help your children take responsibility for wearing the right outerwear and bringing what they need to their activities. 

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Mother and three kids having fun in forest on snowy day. The laughing boys are running in front and the mother with daughter is walking in the background. It's snowing on cold winter day.

Article

How to Get Your Kids to Wear the Right Clothes for the Weather

various authors

As your children learn to dress independently, help them consider the weather when making clothing choices for the day.

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teen girl praying

Article

Raising Daughters in God's Wisdom

Wynter Pitts

How have you instilled God’s wisdom in your girls’ lives? Raising our daughters in God’s wisdom takes intentional practice.

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Mother and young daughter sit at a kitchen table wiping their mouths with paper napkins

Article

7 Easy Ways to Get Kids to Be More Polite

various authors

Learn how to teach your kids seven essential manners so they will grow in their social skills. 

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mother and child in laundry room near washing machine and dirty clothes

Article

Show Children How to Do Laundry

various authors

Take the time to train your children to wash and fold clothes so they can help you with this chore and learn to do their own laundry.

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A dad helps his tween put money in a piggy bank.

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How to Teach Your Kids Better Money Practices

Chris Brown

Kids don’t automatically figure out how to succeed financially. Chris Brown, a speaker with Dave Ramsey, shares five tips for preparing your kids for success with their money.

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Teenage girl rolls her eyes as her mother lectures

Article

What to Do when Your Kids Are Irresponsible

Kevin Leman

Learn what to do as a parent when your kids act irresponsibly.

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Series

Responsibility

You can help your children take responsibility for their own actions and possessions.

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Boy reaching for an airplane that is flying high in the sky

Series

Dream Chasers

Encourage your children to dream and to put feet to the ones they should pursue.

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Discouraged boy trying to do his homework at a dining table

Article

How to Raise Adaptable Kids

Trevor Simpson

Help your children learn to be flexible now so they’ll do better when unexpected change comes their way.

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Boy with eyes closed as if day-dreaming and holding a large toy airplane

Article

Chasing Dreams for the Right Reasons

Dr. Kelly Flanagan

Help your children identify God-given dreams by focusing on the why rather than the what in their lives.

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Follow the Bouncing Ball: Sports from a Christian Worldview

Article

Follow the Bouncing Ball: Sports from a Christian Family Perspective

Dr. Lainna Callentine

How can parents help their children develop a Christian worldview toward sports?

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Girl sitting on bedroom floor organizing wooden toys into a knitted storage bag

Series

Chores

We all know that it's good for kids to do chores. But how do you make that happen? Here are some great ideas about how to do this from experienced parents.

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Young boy operates a cannister vacuum cleaner in the living room

Article

Better Ways to Clean the House With Your Kids

various authors

Motivate children to complete their household chores by using creative ways to make it fun.

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Four children with different personalities

Article

One of a Kind: Your Child’s Unique Personality

Julie Lyles Carr

Coming to understand your children's unique personalities not only informs your parenting but it also speaks love 

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Girl sitting on bedroom floor organizing wooden toys into a knitted storage bag

Article

How to Get Kids to Clean Their Rooms

various authors

Get your children to clean their rooms without nagging, reminding or begging. Here's how.

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A young girl places a blanket over her dolls in a doll bed

Article

Teach Your Children How to Make Their Own Beds

various authors

Here are some ideas for helping kids learn to make their own bed.

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Food shot of sandwiches and snacks

Article

School Lunches for Special Days

Karen Schmidt

Liven up your kids' lunchboxes with something different.

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Illustration of a frustrated mother driving her tween daughter in a car

Article

Tweens and Their Activities

various authors

An idea for helping kids understand that their activities are not the only thing happening in your family.

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A flexible pencil is twisted into a knot.

Series

Adaptability

Find out more about how you can help kids develop the ability to adjust to whatever life brings and respond to the related consequences and stress in a healthy manner.

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Three girls and their mother smile.

Article

Wanted: Good Friends

Shaunti Feldhahn

Teach children that making friends starts with being one.

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Boy reaching for an airplane that is flying high in the sky

Article

Raising Dream Chasers

Vance Fry

You can help your kids develop the fundamental character qualities they need to be successful.

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A dad helps his tween put money in a piggy bank.

Series

Money Lessons

Prepare kids financially through intentional steps that help them better understand the economics of money.

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