Christian couples are unanimous that children are to be raised in the “fear and wisdom of the Lord.” But principles for how best to do that has divided evangelicals, who lack a central authority on spanking, attachment parenting, and entertainment choices, to name but a few hot-button issues. In the post–James Dobson era, when writer-gurus, religious and otherwise, offer quick-fix guidelines on raising kids amid technology saturation and divided families, Christians are learning to extend grace to fellow believers who parent differently.
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- ‘Honoring’ Your Father and Mother Isn’t Always BiblicalFilial piety has damaged many parent-child relationships. But Christian families can learn where Confucian culture ends and Paul’s parenting practices begin.简体中文繁體中文
- 6 Ways to Parent Your Kids for the New CreationAs Christian caretakers, we view our kids’ schooling in light of eternity.简体中文繁體中文
- Hagar’s Unhappiness Helps Me Parent Fragile KidsFrom an enslaved Old Testament woman's trials, I learn to raise the “strawberry generation.”Indonesian
- The Russell Moore ShowEpisode 32|29minYour Questions on Doubt, Social Issues, and Spiritual AbuseRussell Moore and producer Ashley Hales respond to listeners.
- Public Schools Aren’t Godless. Ask the Christians Who Feel Called to Stay.Amid pandemic shifts and concerns over controversial curricula, more families have opted for private or homeschool. But many believers see their place in the system.español
- What Can Kids Draw from the Chess Cheating Controversy?As chess champion Magnus Carlsen accuses an American grandmaster, coaches are trying to develop a virtuous love of the game in young players.
- 5 Books on the History of Christian Parenting in AmericaChosen by David P. Setran, author of “Christian Parenting: Wisdom and Perspectives from American History.”
- We Still Need the Nuclear FamilyMarried parents and their kids have a calling that needs to be expanded, not obliterated.