Tag: Tween Ministry

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 […]

Ultimate Black Friday & Cyber Monday Deals: Top Picks For The Christian Mom

Ultimate Black Friday & Cyber Monday Deals: Top Picks For The Christian Mom

This post may contain affiliate links. Read our disclosure policy for more info. As an Amazon Associate, I earn from qualifying purchases. Whether you’ve been patiently waiting for it, or you’re just checking in online to see how good the Black Friday through Cyber Monday Deals really […]

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 […]

3 Ways to Support Our Godly Girls to Lead Well

3 Ways to Support Our Godly Girls to Lead Well

This post may contain affiliate links. Read our disclosure policy for more info. As a teacher, I spent a lot of time mentoring girls. In class, out of class, on the athletics field. I met and counseled hundreds of parents who were looking for ways to guide […]

9 Important Bible Verses For Girls About Self Worth

9 Important Bible Verses For Girls About Self Worth

This post may contain affiliate links. Read our disclosure policy for more info.   Is it hard to be a girl in today’s culture? Perhaps. With being a teen or tween, secular expectations on what to look like, what to wear, what to value and the rush […]

Raising Godly Girls: Help Bring Hope to the Hurting

Raising Godly Girls: Help Bring Hope to the Hurting

This post may contain affiliate links. Read our disclosure policy for more info. For the past few years, God has placed a burden on my heart for teens who are hurting. But it wasn’t until now that I’ve really wanted to do something about it and reach […]

Raising Godly Girls in a ‘Bachelorette’ Society

Raising Godly Girls in a ‘Bachelorette’ Society

This post may contain affiliate links. Read our disclosure policy for more info. As you strive to continue raising godly girls, I encourage you to teach them the difference between courting and dating. Though I believe the Lord had a plan for my life, I also believe […]

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 […]