Posts tagged with ‘parenting’

  • What Are You Tolerating From Your Toddler? Why Wise Parents Persevere in Training

    His name wasn’t “Johnny” – that’s just a place-holder to protect the guilty – and, his name wasn’t “Nero”, but…

    by Matthew L. Jacobson
  • Are You Giving God a Bad Reputation With Your Kids?

    Based on your parenting, what do your children think God is like? Do they have a general sense that God…

    by Matthew L. Jacobson
  • No Disrespecting Mommy (or Daddy!) – Ever!

    No parent is okay with disrespect coming from their child . . . at least in words. Practice . .…

    by Matthew L. Jacobson
  • She’s Not 12 Anymore – How to Have The Relationship with Your Young Adult You’ve Always Wanted

    We are as gods to our children when they are young – safe haven in every storm, a comfort from…

    by Matthew L. Jacobson
  • Successful Parents: 4 Things They Believe & Do

    Parenting . . . it’s a full-time job with lots of overtime, even if you have only one child! When…

    by Matthew L. Jacobson
  • Modesty and What My 12 Year Old Son Has To Do with How You Dressed Today

    Show up with your personal standards and you are automatically deemed to be judging others who don’t share your conviction.…

    by Matthew L. Jacobson
  • Raising a Faithful Family in a World Against God

    It’s only a matter of time before the Bible is officially designated “Hate Speech”. It’s inevitable and we’d do well…

    by Matthew L. Jacobson
  • What “Voice” Did You Put Inside Your Child’s Head Today?

    The Voice. Every person has one – that internal message center that speaks nonstop into the mind and heart, informing…

    by Matthew L. Jacobson
  • Does Your Child Take You at Your Word? Or Has He learned Not to Trust What You say?

    Most parents are not lacking for good intentions. We always intend to follow through when it comes to what we told…

    by Matthew L. Jacobson
  • Raising Men: Prepare for War, Part III – Give Your Son a Vision of the Man He is Becoming

    {This is Part 3 of Raising Men. You can read Part 1 HERE and Part 2 HERE} You have a son but, are you…

    by Matthew L. Jacobson
  • Raising Men: Teach Your Son to Give You His Heart

    {This is Chapter 2 of Raising Men. You can read Part 1 Here and Part 3 Here} Indoctrination – sounds like a…

    by Matthew L. Jacobson
  • I’m Watching You Daddy & Mommy {What We Teach by How We Live}

    It’s the one thing no parent can avoid. Thoughtful fathers do it. Deadbeat Dads do it. Neglectful moms are actively…

    by Matthew L. Jacobson
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