The Faithful Parent: A Biblical Guide to Raising a Family

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Parents and children need help from the One who is perfect, who understands our need, and who can really help us-God himself. Because of that, the most important relationship in your family is your relationship with him. That's the relationship The Faithful Parent emphasizes.

Martha Peace, best-selling author of The Excellent Wife, and Stuart Scott, author of its counterpart, The Exemplary Husband, join forces to challenge you to become a ...

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Overview

Parents and children need help from the One who is perfect, who understands our need, and who can really help us-God himself. Because of that, the most important relationship in your family is your relationship with him. That's the relationship The Faithful Parent emphasizes.

Martha Peace, best-selling author of The Excellent Wife, and Stuart Scott, author of its counterpart, The Exemplary Husband, join forces to challenge you to become a faithful parent-one who perseveres and leaves the results to God.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781596382015
  • Publisher: P&R Publishing
  • Publication date: 6/28/2010
  • Pages: 240
  • Sales rank: 785,335
  • Product dimensions: 5.40 (w) x 8.40 (h) x 0.70 (d)

Table of Contents

Foreword Tedd Tripp ix

Acknowledgments xiii

Part 1 The Biblical Basis

1 The Goal of Parenting and One's Hope 3

2 Salvation and Sanctification of the Child 15

Part 2 The Everyday Life

3 The Infant 39

4 The Toddler 53

5 The Preschooler 73

6 The School-age Child 85

7 The Teenager 103

8 Parents Who Provoke 127

Part 3 The Persevering Parent

9 Special Cases 147

10 When Things Don't Go as Planned 171

11 Conclusion 209

Appendix A Presenting the Gospel in its Context: Faithfully Sowing the Seed according to the Scriptures 215

Appendix B "Put Off" / "Put On" Dynamic 225

Appendix C The Making of a Man of God 229

Appendix D Taking Thoughts Captive 237

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