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Category Archives: Parenting

2016 BCC Global Conference: Revive the Nations | June 5th - 7th, Chicago, IL

15 Wisdom Principles on Deciding When to Stop Having Children

How do parents decide when to finish having children? As a pastor and father of five children, I’ve been asked this question often. What would you say? Consider 15 wisdom principles and questions on deciding when to stop having children… Continue reading

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Friday’s 5 to Live By

Each Friday our BCC staff links you to the top 5 biblical counseling and Christian living blog posts of the week—posts that provide robust, rich, and relevant insights for living. Continue reading

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Friday’s 5 to Live By

Each Friday our BCC staff links you to the top 5 biblical counseling and Christian living blog posts of the week—posts that provide robust, rich, and relevant insights for living. Continue reading

Topics: BCC Exclusive, Five To Live By, Parenting, People in Need of Care, People Who Offer Care, People Who Train Caregivers, Self-Esteem/Self-Image, Women/Wives | Tags: , , , , , ,

God’s Counsel About Counseling Youth

Proverbs is about easy sex, easy money, good and bad friendships, beauty, fear of what others think of me, careless lending, laziness and work, pleasure and pain, impetuous angry reactions, unguarded careless speech, a good or bad reputation. The list goes on and on. Pithy statements about hundreds of life experiences that concern young adults and God’s wisdom for them all: that’s Proverbs. Proverbs is a young adults’ book. Continue reading

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A Parent’s Role in Counseling Teenagers

There is a spiritual battle raging for the hearts and souls of our youth. Cynicism gives the enemy a victory. Hope defeats the enemy! Teens need to know that you are in their court and that you love them and so does God. They need to know that you believe in their potential to follow Christ (1 Timothy 4:12). Continue reading

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BCC Weekend Resource: Taking a Time Out to Discuss Spanking

Do not hold back discipline from the child, although you strike him with the rod, he will not die. You shall strike him with the rod and rescue his soul from Sheol. Proverbs 23:13-14 Continue reading

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Parenting Adult Children

It is important to understand that in the end, our beliefs may not end up being our childrens’ beliefs. So how do balance the desire to parent our adult children with the need to let them be who God wants them to be? Continue reading

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Walking Together: Moms & Daughters

As part of our Biblical Counseling Coalition vision to multiply the ministry of the biblical counseling movement, we enjoy posts like today’s where we can use our BCC “megaphone” to make you aware of biblical counseling ministries. Today we’ve asked Camille Cates of Healing Hearts Ministries International to introduce you to their ministry and some upcoming events for mothers and daughters. Continue reading

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Porn-Free Home: 3 Proven Tactics for Proactive Parents

Pornography is readily available everywhere, but parents can take be proactive and give their children the best chance at a porn-free life. Continue reading

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Christian Identity: Grace for Parents

On weekends we like to highlight for you one of our growing list of free resources. This weekend we highlight an interview with Elyse Fitzpatrick on Grace for Parents. Continue reading

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