A Child’s Ten Commandments to Parents I received this at MOPs one week and just now found it again. Reading this just makes me want to do everything to be a better Mom and reminds me of things I should and shouldn’t do. It also make me a little sad because before I know it, they are going to be big and going off to college. 1. My hands are small; please don’t expect perfection whenever I make a bed, draw a picture, or throw a ball. My legs are short; please slow down so that I can…
Using the Bible to Correct and Encourage Children: Heart Chart- It's a chart that has a bunch of behaviors that Scripture addresses. What I love about the chart is it has a "put off" verse and a "put on" verse. The "put on" verse is included so that parents don't just stop at "The Bible says you shouldn't act this way... end of story." Instead I should instruct the child on what the God-honoring behavior is so that they are prepared for next time.
set of "parenting" scriptures! This is AMAZING! All the things you work on to train your children tabbed and highlighted with a key in the front. Training topics include: anger, complaining, lying, laziness, THE GOSPEL! So when you need the verses you can grab the actual Word and be able to quickly flip to whatever you need!!
The Interrupt Rule - A simple tool to teach your children how to respectfully interrupt their elders. This rule allows the adult to wait for a natural break in their conversation before addressing the needs of a child. It completely changed the dynamic of our home.