Today our daughter, Hailey, shared her story in chapel at Bay Area Christian School. It's the same story that we refer to in our book, Relentless Parenting and the same story we alluded to in January on Family Life Radio. Today though, she stood before her peers, confessed her brokenness and pointed people to Jesus. … Continue reading Hailey’s Story (…and the story of all of us)
Sometimes family life needs the kind of renovation that only God can manufacture. When our oldest daughter was in her early teen years we went through a season that you might liken to class 4 rapids. We tell the story in our book, Relentless Parenting: The Crucial Pursuit of your Teen's Heart and this week … Continue reading Hailey’s Story… (and the crucial pursuit of your teen’s heart)
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?