Is Your Child Ready for Believer's Baptism?

My seven-year-old has been asking, periodically for almost a year, to be baptized. I recorded this conversation from a car ride home after church in…


My Child Has Cancer: One Family's Spiritual Journey

Jace Poncio was two years old when he was diagnosed with Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia (A. L. L.). Initially, his parents, Jason and Tisha, were told…


Ephesians 6 — The Spirit-Led Parent

With the usual caveat that my parents weren’t perfect, I freely admit that I have big shoes to fill as a mother. My parents fed, clothed, and…


Your Nativity Scene is Mostly Wrong—But That's Alright

Some of you watched your precious babies act out the “greatest story ever told” at their preschool Christmas program. And chances are, your Nativity…


The Art of Modeling Good Citizenship to Kids

“Mom, Dad said he’s voting for ___. What about you?” If you haven’t been faced with that question yet—or a close variation thereof—just wait. Even…


Who is pureHOPE? An Interview with CEO Noel Bouché

Part of parenting kids so they know and love God involves addressing our culture’s confusing views on sexuality. ChristianParenting.org is pleased to…


How a Flat Tire Inflated My Kids' Faith

Lately, my kids and I have been reading and discussing various scriptures during our twenty-minute commute to school. We dissect proverbs about wise…


Discipline: Good for the Body and Soul

My mother used to say she had a hard time disciplining me. "Send you to your room? How is that a punishment—to make a bookworm read books…