Parenting

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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The Myth of the Perfect Parent
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Why the best parenting techniques don't produce Christian children.
Parents and Prodigals
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As my daughter leaves for college, packing up her belongings, she is still a stranger to me.
’To Rise, It Stoops’
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How parenting mirrors the character of God.