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Six Ways Parents Destroy...

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God promises, “Train up a child in the way he should go: and when he is old, he will not depart from it” (Proverbs 22:6). Parents, who see one of their children hit the fan, often have a hard time appreciating this verse. In fact, as the homeschool movement ages there are more and more parents claiming the verse does not mean what it says, because it didn’t hold true in their experience. Here are just a few of the reasons a child is lost to the world and how parents caused it to happen without even trying. I say… Read More
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7 Important Things to Know in Raising Children

Michael Pearl and Debi Pearl

1. Make time for them. Children are like plants. They need attention and direction every day. I plant a garden every year, and about half of the time I wait too long to stake my tomatoes. A small plant doesn’t … Read more

February 2020
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Required Reading

Karen Sargent

The devil who wanted my kids in 1980 still wants yours today; he’s just keeping up with technology better than you are. It is not enough to shield your children from the dangers that are out there; we must teach them to guard their own hearts.

February 2020
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Bossy Boys and Independent Girls

Shalom (Pearl) Brand

When raising a son or daughter who has a gift for leadership, it is so much fun to guide their commanding personality. So let’s talk tips for raising these strong, confident, and—at times—trying children.

October 2019
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Gentle Parenting: Part 2

Michael Pearl

What does the Bible say about corporal chastisement and Gentle Parenting?

October 2019
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Gentle Parenting: Part 1

Michael Pearl

Gentle Parenting is the craze right now. The name, Gentle, is camouflage for a hidden agenda that is not compatible with the God of the Bible.

October 2019
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The Gift of Music

Debi Pearl

Music becomes the gateway to increased brain power for all areas of learning, including math, science, and memory. Here’s how to incorporate it in your child’s everyday life to build a big brain!

August 2019
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Never Underestimate the Need to Be Needed

Shalom (Pearl) Brand

Do your kids feel that they are a vital part of the family “team?” Everyone– even the youngest–needs a job to help the family; it causes them to build confidence, and feel important, and that they matter! Here’s how you can build that team spirit in your kids!

August 2019
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Ponder the Path of Thy Feet

Shalom (Pearl) Brand

Right now your children are small and trusting you to help them climb the little hills. Help them do it (but don’t do it for them) and when they are grown they will climb the mountains alone with wisdom and confidence.

June 2019
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Coming Soon… August 2019

Debi Pearl

Neuroplasticity is the study of how the brain changes itself. Through personal stories as well as quotes from the world of science, my new book introduces what is happening through neuroplasticity that you can use to make your life and that of your children better.

June 2019
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Put Your Eyeballs on Me

Debi Pearl

The need in a child’s soul for you—his parent—to look at him is overwhelming. Face-time to a child is like sunshine to a flower or rain to parched soil.

June 2019
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