Tag: Pre-teen Parenting

What Is Parenting The Heart Of Your Child Really?

What Is Parenting The Heart Of Your Child Really?

This is class 4 of HOW TO START PARENTING THE HEART OF YOUR CHILD: FREE PARENTING CLASS This post may contain affiliate links. Read our disclosure policy for more info. Here’s what it is and what it isn’t…… If you’ve had a toddler around for 5 mins you’ve likely been bombarded with the […]

How To Communicate When Parenting The Heart Of Your Child

How To Communicate When Parenting The Heart Of Your Child

This is class 3 of HOW TO START PARENTING THE HEART OF YOUR CHILD: FREE PARENTING CLASS This post may contain affiliate links. Read our disclosure policy for more info. It’s easier to build up a child than to repair an adult. Choose your words wisely. – Unknown Maybe committing to consistent, daily quiet […]

How to Cultivate a Thankful Heart – Gratitude Bible Study

How to Cultivate a Thankful Heart – Gratitude Bible Study

This post may contain affiliate links. Read our disclosure policy for more info. As the season changes, I find myself looking ahead to the upcoming Holidays. I’m looking at the good and…. um, the hectic. Before we hit it head on, I believe fall is a great […]

6 Ways to Help Godly Girls with Discouragement or Depression

6 Ways to Help Godly Girls with Discouragement or Depression

This post may contain affiliate links. Read our disclosure policy for more info. “Mom, I really am OK!” I heard my daughter respond once again to my questioning of how she was doing. It had been a rough spring. In Florida during what should have been a fun-filled Spring Break, we […]

How to be Strong Enough to Stand for Purity in an Anything Goes Culture

How to be Strong Enough to Stand for Purity in an Anything Goes Culture

This post may contain affiliate links. Read our disclosure policy for more info. In four months my daughter will get married. Her journey through adolescence was similar to other girls. Somedays she had to endure ridicule and name calling for not giving in. And others days she […]

Raising Strong Girls: 88 Acts of Independence and Adventure

Raising Strong Girls: 88 Acts of Independence and Adventure

Recently, a friend told me I have six more summers with my daughter. This post may contain affiliate links. Read our disclosure policy for more info. Six. Six summers until we are outfitting my girl’s dorm room. Six summers until the world calls her an adult. Six […]

Raising Godly Girls: Do You See His Grace?

Raising Godly Girls: Do You See His Grace?

This post may contain affiliate links. Read our disclosure policy for more info.   This may be the most cliche thing I can say as a Mom, but I’m going to say it anyway. I wouldn’t trade one day of raising my teen girls for anything. I’ll […]

How an Eating Disorder and a Horse Named “Raven” Changed My Life

How an Eating Disorder and a Horse Named “Raven” Changed My Life

This post may contain affiliate links. Read our disclosure policy for more info. Part of a Father’s story while Raising Godly Girls… The horse named Raven is spectacular. A rather large girl, well over 1200 lbs. and covered in a shaggy long black winter coat of hair, […]

How to Teach Our Girls About Sex Without Shame or Fear

How to Teach Our Girls About Sex Without Shame or Fear

This post may contain affiliate links. Read our disclosure policy for more info. As a couples counselor, I regularly work with Christian women who are trying to serve God but are struggling in their marriages.  Of course, there are many reasons that people come to see me […]

Raising Godly Girls: Should they be Nurturing?

Raising Godly Girls: Should they be Nurturing?

Is it okay to be nurturing? This post may contain affiliate links. Read our disclosure policy for more info. It used to be a given that girls were the sweet and caring ones. A hundred years ago, nobody discouraged girls from mothering their little baby dolls and […]

What’s The Most Important Thing To Teach Your Daughter?

What’s The Most Important Thing To Teach Your Daughter?

Question: What’s the most important thing (ever) you could teach your daughter? Not to talk to strangers? To be kind and considerate to others? To value and protect her purity? How to cook? This post may contain affiliate links. Read our disclosure policy for more info. All […]

How to Raise Godly Girls to be Pure in Heart

How to Raise Godly Girls to be Pure in Heart

PURE IN HEART This post may contain affiliate links. Read our disclosure policy for more info. To be pure is to be clean, wholesome, and abstain from evil or wrongdoing. In church culture or society, purity typically used in reference to a person’s sexual behavior. It is […]

3 Things You Need to Know About Pornography and Your Child

3 Things You Need to Know About Pornography and Your Child

This post may contain affiliate links. Read our disclosure policy for more info. Pornography. Not a topic that is comfortable. We don’t like to talk about it. It’s kept on the ‘down-low’. We don’t know how to talk about it! If we don’t talk about it, then […]

What To Do When Pictures Speak A Thousand Words

What To Do When Pictures Speak A Thousand Words

In the world of Snapchat, Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter, how do we raise girls who know their worth? This post may contain affiliate links. Read our disclosure policy for more info. Thousands of pictures scroll before their eyes daily. How can we instill in them the barometer […]

Raising Godly Girls: Teach Teens How to Handle a Crush

Raising Godly Girls: Teach Teens How to Handle a Crush

This post may contain affiliate links. Read our disclosure policy for more info. Moms and dads dread the “P” word:puberty. With it comes hormone flux, mood swings, back-talk (or sass), and lots of parents end up cowering in the corner not knowing what to do about it. […]

Raising Godly Moms: Your Home is a Training Ground

Raising Godly Moms: Your Home is a Training Ground

This post may contain affiliate links. Read our disclosure policy for more info.   I know what you are probably thinking “my daughters aren’t moms”. But they will be someday. The time to train and impart knowledge of a biblical worldview and unshakable faith to our daughters […]

Avoid These 4 Problems You Experience When You Have Sex Before Marriage

Avoid These 4 Problems You Experience When You Have Sex Before Marriage

This post may contain affiliate links. Read our disclosure policy for more info.   Parents: I’ve put together this post to help get the conversation going with your tweens and teens as part of the Raising Godly Girls series. Have your tween/teen read this and then talk […]

How to Raise Godly Women Who Have No Regrets

How to Raise Godly Women Who Have No Regrets

How to Raise Godly Women Who Have No Regrets: 4 Truths to Guide My Tweens This post may contain affiliate links. Read our disclosure policy for more info. I have a confession to make: I’m in love with the tween years. Call me crazy, but this little […]

Raising Godly Girls: No, Baby, You Do Not Want to Be Famous

Raising Godly Girls: No, Baby, You Do Not Want to Be Famous

This post may contain affiliate links. Read our disclosure policy for more info.   My ten-year-old is starstruck. Not by Justin Bieber or Taylor Swift or any of the usual suspects, praise the Lord, but by a couple of teenage YouTubers. These sweet, smiley twins started out […]

25+ Resources for Moms Raising Godly Girls

25+ Resources for Moms Raising Godly Girls

25 Resources for Moms Raising Godly Girls This post may contain affiliate links. Read our disclosure policy for more info. 30+ writers who are passionate about parenting girls came together to share with you wisdom and to talk about the tough topics. These posts and resources will […]