Should I make my teenager go to church?

Should we require our teen to go to church? One of the most frequently asked questions we have received after the release of our new book on parenting teens is, “Should we require our teenaged son or daughter to go to church with us when they do not want to go?” It’s a great question … Continue reading Should I make my teenager go to church?

Why we wrote Relentless Parenting

...and why we think you should read it. This week (April 26 to be exact) our new book on parenting teens releases. During a crazy season of our life we chose to make time to write what we consider to be a concise but crucial book for people who are or will be parenting teenagers. … Continue reading Why we wrote Relentless Parenting

Parenting Teens: Our Words Matter

The following is an excerpt from a new book Angela and I are writing about parenting teenagers scheduled for release, Spring 2016. The title of the chapter is, "Words of Power or Words of Pain."  Words are significant, they are forming, and they matter. So much so that the book of James describes the power … Continue reading Parenting Teens: Our Words Matter