27 She looks well to the ways of her household, and does not eat the bread of idleness. 28 Her children rise up and bless her.Proverbs 31:27-28
To look well to the ways of your household means believing that your time spent there is a worthy and precious investment, that will bring great returns.~ Pastor Bob Barnett
Boomerangs to Arrowsby Sharon N. Elliott
A must read written by my mentor and friend, Sharon Elliott.
In the face of high unemployment rates, rising costs of living, economic recession, and the present generations general malaise, many parents feel obligated to offer prolonged housing and financial assistance to young adult offspring. But as time passes, how can these boomerang children be transformed into arrows loosed from the parental quiver? Based upon an in–depth study of Psalm 127, Boomerangs to Arrows empowers parents to prepare themselves and their adult children for the time when those kids must be launched into independent, grown-up lives.
Developing Discipline & Self-Controlby Joyce Meyer
Discipline and self-control are inseparable-they go together like the “heads” and “tails” of a coin and bring freedom like few other things. If there is an area of your life that seems out of control, these messages of truth will help you develop the restraint you need to experience victory in every area of your life.
The Christian Parenting Handbookby Dr. Scott Turansky
The Christian Parenting Handbook by Dr. Scott Turansky and Joanne Miller, founders of the National Center for Biblical Parenting, compiles fifty parenting principles that use heart-based strategies to teach you how to face daily challenges. When parents focus on the heart, kids learn to ask different questions about life. Instead of asking, “What’s in it for me?” they learn to ask, “What’s the right thing to do?” You’ll soon see how a heart-based approach to parenting looks deeper and brings about greater, lasting change.