Building a Child’s Faith

2018-07-17T16:04:44+00:00

By Sherry Kyle A few years ago, as my visiting parents and I sat at a local bakery enjoying a pastry and coffee, they asked what my husband and I were doing to help build

Building a Child’s Faith 2018-07-17T16:04:44+00:00

A Public Display of a Private Matter

2016-04-06T19:58:57+00:00

Q: I need advice. My son was recently suspended for two days from his elementary school for unzipping his pants and showing his private part. In the past, we have spoken with him about private

A Public Display of a Private Matter 2016-04-06T19:58:57+00:00

When Reading is a Chore

2016-04-06T19:51:26+00:00

Q: My 7-year-old first grader’s teacher has requested all parents to read with their kids every night for 20 minutes. My son complains, is distracted, doesn’t try hard and makes the time very difficult. I

When Reading is a Chore 2016-04-06T19:51:26+00:00

Developing a Sword of Self Control

2016-04-06T19:42:31+00:00

Q: Our 9-year-old son (middle child) is just very immature and over reacts when things don’t go his way. He consistently makes five cent problems into fifty dollar problems. Now it’s starting to effect his

Developing a Sword of Self Control 2016-04-06T19:42:31+00:00

The Garden of Disrespect

2018-07-17T15:58:48+00:00

Q: I need some advice on what to do with my 13-year-old son. We have tried several consequences in the past for his disrespectful behavior but they are never successful for long. We’re considering full-room

The Garden of Disrespect 2018-07-17T15:58:48+00:00

A Moody Eight-Year-Old

2016-02-26T17:12:50+00:00

Q: One of our 8-year-old twin daughters has become more moody and disrespectful at home. Recently, I was surprised to find out that she has also not been acting well at school, for example, talking

A Moody Eight-Year-Old 2016-02-26T17:12:50+00:00

The Weirdness of Kids

2016-03-16T18:42:56+00:00

Kids are, well, strange creatures, and some are perhaps stranger than others (ever read the comic strip Lio? Now that’s a weird kid!). Kids are curious creatures, but about things that an adult wouldn’t look

The Weirdness of Kids 2016-03-16T18:42:56+00:00