I encourage any family considering adoption, especially bringing an older child home, to carefully count the cost ahead of time.
- November 19, 2012 |
Let me tell you how to overwhelm an orphan child…
- November 19, 2012 |
Beyond a strong relationship with Christ, what else can single parents do to find strength in their homes and lives?
Seeking God’s best will help protect your teens from heartache and encourage them to fulfill God’s purposes for their lives.
It’s perfectly normal for children in a stepfamily to refuse to accept stepbrothers and stepsisters as their own siblings.
Here is wisdom I want to give my daughter: treasure your friends, don't rush to find a husband, and Jesus will never leave you.
Other parents can pressure us to make decisions that aren't right for our families, but we need to stand up for our convictions.
In this "Kids Talk About God" article, Carey talks with kids about the famous proverb: "Hatred stirs up strife, but love covers all sins."
With election day drawing near, have YOU explained the importance of voting to your kids and teens?
This ill-mannered guest rubs off on you, distracts you, gets your priorities out of whack. So why do you keep turning on the tube?
Parents can preach to kids about boundaries, but when they watch us living out these commitments, they are truly influenced.
Children are by nature disorganized. The good news is that parents can teach their children beneficial organizational skills!
Depressed teens behave differently than one might expect. But what they need is for us to draw near, not judge their emotions.
How do you handle a change in expectations, discipline, What does it look like to chart a new parenting course?
Spending a number of weeks at a nonresidential parent’s home during the summer is typical for many stepfamily children.
The doctor's face crumbled and the information just fell out of his mouth: “Your son has cancer.”
Left to itself, grief will make you bitter. But with God’s help and comfort you will become better. It’s your choice.
How to help and support your children through the heartbreak of divorce and separation.
Following is an approach to take when addressing porn with your family. We’ll begin with steps for preparation.
Byron Yawn responds to anonymous father's horrifying counsel to his son regarding pornography.
Byron is the senior pastor of Community Bible Church in Nashville, Tennessee. He is the author of What Every Man Wishes His Father Had Told Him, and the forthcoming Suburbianity: Can We Find Our Way Back to Biblical Christianity? (Harvest House) You can follow him on Twitter @byronyawn.