Enjoying the Teenage Years Tip 2

Our children are fabulous incubators. They watch and listen and then often surprise us with an awkward moment, repeating our words and behaviour. This can work both ways. If we sow great thoughts, powerful speech, and loving behaviour, we can see amazing results in our children. Continue Reading →

Enjoying the Teenage Years Tip 1

For both the parent and child, the teenage years can be likened to a roller-coaster ride, World War 3, or an exciting adventure through the Amazon. We can be proactive and implement some strategies to assist during this time. Continue Reading →

Monthly Prayer for our Children from Proverbs

My daughter turned 18 on Friday. I remember nursing her as a baby, believing I had all the time in the world with her. Now at 18, I realise how fast time has gone. I realise my influence is now primarily through prayer. The power of prayer has been reinforced within me over this last week as I have reflected on parenting her. Please, never underestimate the power of prayer! This month the prayer guide for our children is taken from the Book of Proverbs. Continue Reading →

Prayers for our Children for April 2021

Prayer changes lives. Prayer can greatly influence and change our children’s lives. I love praying for my children and their future. I have created a prayer guide for April as we pray for our children, incorporating principles from the Easter story as well as praying for their spiritual development. Continue Reading →

Parenting Overstimulated Kids

Kids whinging and screaming, parents frazzled with huge to-do-lists, carparks all full, Christmas songs blaring, people shoving past each other, long queues… we all know the feeling, especially around Christmas. Continue Reading →