Parenting in the 21st century is precarious. Parents often find themselves suspended between snow–capped mountains of exhilaration and craggy chasms of desperation. But what an awesome privilege parents have been given! What an opportunity to grow deeper in our relationship with God and to shepherd little souls as well! Such privilege and opportunity certainly demand more of us than we can hope to give from our own human strength.
Whatever stage of parenting you’re at, Insight for Living Ministries wants to equip you with helpful tools to help transform your relationship with your children from a struggle to survive into a lifelong love that thrives.
Maybe it’s because I just had another birthday. Maybe it’s because I’m a granddad several times over. Or maybe it’s because of a struggling young seminarian I met recently who wishes he had been higher on his parents’ priority list than, say, fifth or sixth. He was hurried and ignored through childhood, then tolerated and misunderstood through...