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a refreshingly biblical and gospel-saturated book on parenting and family! Perhaps the single greatest Christian parenting guide available, solidly Christ-centered and easy to apply today!

Instructing a Child's Heart

by Tedd & Margy Tripp

a helpful guide for parents in shaping their children's identity and worldview without cramming it down their throats. Much like the father and son of Proverbs, this book will help you point your child to the greatest joy in God and treasuring His ways as they live in is world!

Give Them Grace: Dazzling Your Kids With the Love of Jesus

by Elyse M. Fitzpatrick & Jessica Thompson

a gem for parents struggling to apply the grace of God's gospel to their own parenting and to allow the love of Jesus to permeate every aspect of their parenting. A very practical book for helping train and nurture the good news of Jesus in your kids!

Age of Opportunity

by Paul David Tripp

with compassion, wit, and biblical truth this book exposes the deep heart issues affecting families during the teen years. Tripp gently prods the idols of parents and debunks the lie that parents should simply hope to survive their kids' teen years. He also provides real-life examples to help parents navigate day-to-day opportunities to nurture the gospel into your children and yourself.

Raising Wise Children

by Mark Matlock

this book offers a thorough biblical perspective on instilling wisdom--the ability to see all of life from God's perspective and live accordingly--in your family. An easy read with practical ideas.

this storybook Bible is a creative supplement to your regular family devotions especially for younger children (8 yrs or less). It is not a substitute for God's Word but a helpful way to share the narrative portions of scripture with young children in a way that always points them toward the Lord Jesus Christ (John 5:39). There are also audio recordings, animated video, and full curriculum available for family devotions, neighborhood outreach, or church ministries.

this unique book helps parents teach children of all ages the core beliefs of the Christian faith. This book is practical, simple, biblically-faithful, and encouraging to Christian parents. Ware covers doctrines like: God, Revelation, the authority of the Bible, the Trinity, Creator & Creation, Humanity, Sin, Jesus, Christ's Life/Death/Resurrection, the Holy Spirit, Salvation, the Church, and Jesus' Return.

The Children of Divorce

by Andrew Root

a child of divorce himself, Andrew Root offers a unique look into the impact of divorce theologically, spiritually, and from the perspective of the children themselves. This book will prove helpful to those who have endured divorce and all who care for children of divorce.

Parenting Today's Adolescent

by Dennis & Barbara Rainey

a specific issue-by-issue guide helping parents navigate the challenges of adolescence from a biblical perspective. While the book offers helpful advice on a wide range of touchy and important topics it is more focused on how to teach your children God's standards on these issues than on providing power through gospel-transformation. Issues addressed include: peer pressure, dating, sex, attitude, media, anger, appearance, deceit, alcohol/drugs, busyness, pornography, speech, mediocrity, & idolatry.

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