We are working to bring you the best resources available on topics that you face as a parent. We’ve compiled this list to help you navigate your role as the primary spiritual nurturer and leader of your child.

Adoption & Foster Care
The Connected Child – Dr. Karyn Purvis
Adopting the Hurt Child, Revised and Updated By: Gregory C. Keck Ph.D., Regina M. Kupecky LSW
Parenting the Hurt Child, Revised and Updated By: Gregory C. Keck Ph.D., Regina M. Kupecky LSW

The Anger Workbook, by Les Carter, Frank Minirth
Infant & Toddler Anger: Focus on the Family article
Helping Kids with Anger: Connected Families article
How Punishing Kids’ Anger Could Make it Worse: Connected Families article

Blended Families
The Smart Stepfamily by Ron Deal

How to Address Bullying Series: Connected Families articles
How to Develop Empathy in Kids: Connected Families article

Crazy Busy by Kevin DeYoung
Not So Fast by Ann Kroeker
How to Know if Your Child is Overscheduled: Article by Dannah Gresh

Parenting Through a Child’s Depression: Christianparenting.org article

Parenting with Love and Logic by Foster Cline & Jim Fay
Boundaries with Teens by John Townsend
What Causes Power Struggles: Connected Families article

DivorceCare For Kids: Parent Zone

The Entitlement Cure: Finding Success in Doing Hard Things the Right Way by John Townsend
5 Ways You Are Teaching Your Kids to be Entitled article
The Entitlement Fix: God Centered Mom podcast
The Entitlement Fix: Connected Families online course

Gender Issues
True Identity by John C Majors
Theological Anthropology by Marc Cortez
7 Women by Eric Metaxas
7 Men by Eric Metaxas

Teen Grief by Gary Roe
It’s Okay to Cry by H. Norman Wright
Emily Lost Someone She Loved by Kathleen Fucci
Children and Grief: Helping Children Understand Death by Joey O’Connor
Good Grief: Fuller Youth Institute article

Media Issues
The Tech-Wise Family by Andy Crouch
The Teens Guide to Social Media by Jonathan McKee
52 Ways to Connect with your Smartphone Obsessed Kid by Jonathan McKee

Financial Peace Jr (Ages 3-12) available at daveramsey.com
Generation Change (Ages 13-18) available at daveramsey.com
5 Mistakes You Can’t Afford to Make in College by Anthony O’Neal & Rachel Cruze
Smart Money Smart Kids by Dave Ramsey & Rachel Cruze

Protect Young Eyes YouTube Channel: Videos on how to set parental controls
4 Ways Porn is Destroying Children: Article from Conquer Series

Self Esteem
Search for Significance (Student Edition) by Robert McGee

Sex & Purity
Sex Matters by Jonathan McKee

Special Needs
Different Dream Parenting by Jolene Philo
The Life We Never Expected by Andrew & Rachel Wilson
The Spiritual Art of Raising Children With Disabilities by Kathleen Bolduc
Special Needs Parenting Blog

Strong-Willed Kids
Do You Offer Empowering or Trapping Choices?: Connected Families article

Finding Your Way After the Suicide of Someone You Love by David Biebel & Suzanne Foster

Keeping Your Kids on God’s Side: 40 Conversations to Help Them Build a Lasting Faith by Natasha Crain
The Ology by Marty Machowski
I Doubt It: Fuller Youth Institute article