Parenting Resources

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Curriculum
  • Parenting From the Tree of Life – Gary and Anne Marie Ezzo
  • Life in the Middle Years – Gary and Anne Mari Ezzo
Preschool Parenting (0-5)
  • A Family of Value – John Rosemond
  • And Then I Had Kids: Encouragement for Mothers of Young Children – Susan Alexander Yates
  • Authoritative Parenting: Synthesizing Nurturance and Discipline for Optimal Child Develeopmont – Robert E. Lazelere, Amanda Sheffield Morris
  • The Birth Order Book: Why You Are the Way You Are – Dr. Kevin Leman
  • The Blessings of a Skinned Knee: Using Timeless Teachings to Raise Self-Reliant Children – Wendy Mogel Ph. D.
  • Bringing Up Boys – Dr. James Dobson
  • Bringing Up Girls – Dr. James Dobson
  • Courageous Parenting: The Passionate Pursuit of Your Teen’s Heart – David Hutchins
  •  Everyday Talk: Talking Freely and Naturally about God with Your Children – John Younts
  • How Children Raise Their Parents: The Art of Listening to Your Family – Dan B. Allender
  • How to Really Love Your Child – Ross Campbell
  • The New Dare to Discipline – Dr. James Dobson
  • The New Six-Point Plan for Raising Happy, Healthy Children – John Rosemond
  • The New Strong-Willed Child – Dr. James Dobson
  • Parenting Without Perfection: Being a Kingdom Influence in a Toxic World – David J. Seel
  • The Power of a Praying Parent – Stormie Omartian
  • Raising Children of Faith (Homebuilders Parenting) – Barbara Rainey, Dennis Rainey
  • Spiritual Growth of Children (Focus on the Family Complete Guide) – John Kent, Ken Bruner
  • Teaching Kids About God: An age by age plan for parents of children from birth to age twelve (Focus on the Family) – John Kent, Kurt Bruner
  • Withold Not Correction – Bruce A. Ray
Elementary Parenting (5-12)
  • The 5 Love Languages of Children: The Secret to Loving Children Effectively – Gary Chapman, Ross Campbell
  • The Blessing: Giving the Gift of Unconditional Love and Acceptance – John Trent, Gary Smalley
  • Give Them Grace: Dazzling Your Kids With the Love of Jesus – Elyse M. Fitzpatrick, Jessicac Thompson
  • God’s Design for Sex Series – Brenna Jones, Stan Jones
    • The Story of Me
    • Before I Was Born
    • What’s the Big Deal?
    • Facing the Facts
  • Grace Based Parenting: Set Your Family Free – Dr. Tim Kimmel, Max Lucado
  • How to Keep Your Kids On The Team – Charles Stanley
  • How to Talk So Kids Will Listen & Listen So Kids Will Talk – Adele Faber, Elaine Mazlish
  • The Hurried Child – David Elkind
  • Instructing a Child’s Heart – Tedd Tripp
  • Parenting: 14 Gospel Principles That Can Radically Change Your Family – Paul David Tripp
  • Parenting in the Pew: Guiding Your Children into the Joy of Worship – Robbie F. Castleman
  • Raising Great Kids – Henry Cloud, John Townsend
  • Raising Kids for True Greatness: Redefine Success for You and Your Child – Dr. Tim Kimmel
  • Shepherding a Child’s Heart – Tedd Tripp
  • Understood Betsy – Dorothy Canfield
Adolescent Parenting (12-18)
  • Age of Opportunity: A Biblical Guide to Parenting Teens – Paul David Tripp
  • Boundaries With Kids: When to Say Yes, When to Say No, to Help Your Children Gain Control of Their Lives – Henry Cloud, John Townsend
  • Captivating– John Eldredge
  • Passport2Purity – Dennis Rainey, Barabara Rainey
  • Preparing For Adolescence: How to Survive the Coming Years of Change – Dr. James Dobson
  • Wild at Heart – John Eldredge
Empty Nest Parenting (18+)
  • The Afternoon of Life: Finding Purpose and Joy in Midlife – Elyse Fitzpatrick
  • Barbara and Susan’s Guide to the Empty Nest – Barbara Rainey, Susan Yates
  • Blessing Your Grown Children: Affirming, Helping, and Establishing Boundaries – Debra Evans
  • Boundaries: When to Say Yes, When to Say No to Take Control of Your Life – Henry Cloud, John Townsend
  • Come Back, Barbara – C. John Miller, Barbara Miller Juliani
  • Empty Nest: Strategies to Help Your Kids Take Flight – Marci Seither
  • Setting Boundaries with Your Adult Children: Six Steps to Hope and Healing for Struggling Parents – Allison Bottke, Carol Kent
  • When Your Kids Aren’t Kids Anymore – Jerry E. White, Mary White
  • You Never Stop Being a Parent: Thriving Relationship with Your Adult Children – Elyse Fitzpatrick, Jim Newheiser
Blended Families
  • Living in a Step Family Without Getting Stepped On – Kevin Leman
Broken Families
  • Encouragement for the Brokenhearted Parent – Leslie Barner
  • Reaching Your Prodigal: What Did I Do Wrong? What Do I Do Now? – Phil Waldrep
  • You are Not Alone: Hope for Hurting Parents of Troubled Kids – Dena Yohe
Bible Resources
  • The Action Bible– Doug Mauss, Sergio Cariello
  • Babies Hug-a-Bible– Sally Lloyd-Jones, Claudine Gevry
  • The Beginner’s Bible: Timless Children’s Stories – Zondervan
  • The Child’s First Bible– Kenneth N. Taylor
  • The Jesus Storybook Bible: Every Story Whispers His Name– Sally Lloyd Jones, Jago
  • Read Aloud Bible Stories– Ella K Lindvall, H. Kent Puckett
Devotional Resources
  • Character Sketches – Institute in Basic Life Principles
  • The Family Book of Christian Values – Stuart Briscoe, Jill Briscoe
  • The Gospel Story Bible – Marty Machowski
  • Jesus: 365 Devotions for Kids – Sarah Young
  • Keys for Kids: The One Year Classic Family Devotion – Keys for Kids
  • Long Story Short: 10 Minute Devotions – Marty Machowski
Media Resources
Catechism
  • A Study of the Catechism: The Westminster Shorter Catechism for Families – Marshall C. Dendy
  • Big Truths for Little Kids: Teaching your Children to Live for God – Susan Hunt, Richie Hunt
  • How to Teach the Catechism to Children – Joyce M. Horton
  • Rediscovering Catechism, The Art of Equipping Covenant Children – Donald van Dyken
  • Training Hearts, Teaching Minds – Starr Meade