How To Build Parent-Teacher Partnerships

How To Build Parent-Teacher Partnerships

The first contact with your child’s teacher, in many ways, is the most important, This is the time you are building rapport and developing a relationship of trust. Therefore, an appropriate time and setting is important for the first brief encounter. A phone call, a...
10 Reasons You Should Go On A Mission Trip

10 Reasons You Should Go On A Mission Trip

Not everyone can pack up all their belongings and become career missionaries, but many of us can go on short-term mission trips. If you’ve never tried it, I encourage you to consider these benefits of taking the compassion of Jesus to another culture.  You will...
Five Tips for Helping Teens Manage Technology

Five Tips for Helping Teens Manage Technology

When kids make their first trip out to a store on their own, parents are clear about the benefits of the burgeoning independence and also the important guidelines: stop at the corner, wait for the light, don’t talk to strangers on the sidewalk, ask a store clerk for...
8 Tips for Raising A Confident Teen

8 Tips for Raising A Confident Teen

Often, kids who seemed confident throughout childhood struggle to maintain self-assurance during the teen years. Adolescence can be filled with self-doubt, a negative body image, and troubling anxiety for a teen with self-esteem issues. The good news is, you can take...