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Principles and Practices of Biblical Parenting

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Principles and Practices of Biblical Parenting

– Raising Godly Children –

Paul and Linda Bucknell

Principles and Practices of Biblical Parenting: An Introduction


Purpose

Principles and Practices of Biblical Parenting: Raising Godly Children reveals the truths and practices needed to raise godly children. God's truth, the Bible, holds these principles and teach you what these timeless principles are and how they practically relate to parenting.

Free parenting video below!

Introduction

The idea is simple. God is the Designer. Parent His way. We are not experts or perfect parents. We are humbled by our mistakes of the past. Our confidence is that by applying God's principles to family life He will restore the family to its glorious design.

Biblical truths are combined with practical insights gleaned from many years of countless parenting opportunities. New insights arise each day in raising eight children, ages 18 months to 24 years!

This series is in seminar format and enhanced by many diagrams, graphics and clear presentational tools. Get the Parenting Library and get all the powerpoints, audios, videos and even handouts! Feel free to adapt for your purposes. Recently updated (2014)! Our youngest child is now 11!

Introductions to the 12 sessions are below including a free video on Developing Self-control in Your Children.

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Session Title/
On the Web

Purposes

Session
#1

The Goals of Parenting

English || Chinese || Spanish
Helps parents adopt God's purpose for their family and understand their key role in shaping godly children.
Session
#2

One Great Team: Dad & Mom

English || Chinese
Develop a scriptural perspective of the responsibility, need and ability for husbands to work along with their wives as teammates in order to produce godly children.
Session
#3

Parental Authority

English || Chinese

Develop a scriptural perspective of the parents' responsibility to govern their children and to apply this to different aspects of life
Session
#4

Developing Self-control in our Children

English || Chinese

Show the need and means of cultivating self-control in our children from an early age in order that they may please God and serve others. (See video below!)
Session
#5

Child Training & Routines

English || Chinese

Enable parents to understand, use and create effective routines to further their parental training.

Please click below to watch the sample video for developing self-control in your children.

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Principles and Practices of Biblical ParentingTake a look at our new book, Principles and Practices of Biblical Parenting: Raising Godly Children. Check out the BFF Resource Center for this book and many other helpful and relevant resources (308 pages).

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Perfect for individual study!

Session
#6

Correcting Our Children

English || Chinese

Develop a scriptural perspective of how to properly deal with disobedient children so that they might become joyful family members.
Session
#7

Discipline & Loving
Use of the Rod

English ||  Chinese

Develop a scriptural perspective of chastisement and describe ways to properly administer the rod.
Session
#8

Setting Boundaries

English || Chinese

Enabling parents to understand how to set up, implement and maintain proper and effective boundaries for their children.
Session
#9

Raising Godly Children

English ||  Chinese

Developing and applying biblical principles to provide proper spiritual care for our children.
Session
#10

Intergenerational Love
(Visiting Parents/In-laws)

English || Chinese

Enable parents to show God's love and truth to their own parents and in-laws during visits with each other.
Session
#11

Regaining the Trust
of our Teens

English  ||  Chinese

Help parents of older children and teens to regain the hearts of their children who have not been well disciplined or tenderly loved.
Session
#12
Integrating God's Truth into Our Families

We have only included this section in the book or on the Parenting Library.

This section describes our own trail to becoming godly parents along with the ups and downs. Many personal accounts bring alive all the former lessons.

We are never alone in parenting.

God our Father works closely beside us. If we are attentive, He leads us carefully through the minefields of myths that are aimed at destroying our goals of raising godly children. The Biblical Parenting Principles series is introduced above, but other helpful parenting articles are offered on the Family Page also from Biblical Foundations for Freedom.

Family DVDThe BFF Family Library has all the Biblical Parenting Principles for Toddlers materials in printable form as well as the available Powerpoint slideshows and handouts for each session. All our parenting resources are in this one library! The many practical training materials supplied on this one Library can't be found elsewhere. More info.

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