Three Things Parents Can Do That Ensures Irresponsible Entitled Adult Children

I am still on my course of "entitlement" and what that is doing or has done to our country. Are you looking for Christian parenting help on how to raise responsible children? There is a marked rise of irresponsible adult children that need help from their parents well into adulthood. While there are many justifiable …

Learning Obedience: The Great Debate

When is it OK for your child to "question" your authority? Does your child have a right to "negotiate" rules or commands set in the family household? When is it appropriate for them to make their own "adjustments" to the rules set forth by the parents?I was going to write down my thoughts more completely and then this article …

Some Things I’m Thankful For…

A friend of mine inspired me with his random list of things he is thankful for. As I read through his list, it made me pause and think of some of the things that I am thankful for.So here is my list, not in any particular order, until you get to the end...SushiFlavored CoffeeMateCherry tomatoesSmell …

The Power Struggle of Children

Just finished this article by John Rosemond. It really struck me because I truly feel like we have become a nation of entitlements, starting with the way we raise our children. We give in to their pressures and that of the culture. A 12 year old does not need an i-Pad. For them to properly function as a 12 year …

National Honor Society…again!

Congratulations to Baylee!! She will be inducted into the National Honor Society at Hope on November 12th.  She is following in Samantha's footsteps as Sammie Jo was also inducted her Sophomore year. Baylee not only puts in between 10-15 hours with Varsity Cheer each week, she is also on Student Leadership for Eastern Hills Youth Group and still maintains a cumulative GPA of 4.0714 and …