There are two crucial parts of successful parenting that have to both be present and both be balanced.
Those two part are confrontation and affirmation.
As a parent, you will need to confront and correct behaviors in your child as they grow, but it can’t all be confrontation only. You will also need to affirm your child. It takes wisdom to have a balance and we’ll find this wisdom by studying what God’s Word has to say.
Jesus set the example for us, that’s what we’re going to talk about in today’s episode along with some other areas that will help you raise successful children (according to God’s Word)!
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THE TAKE AWAY
Make it a priority to affirm your child. Say what God says about them—even when they mess up. But don’t be afraid to confront where confrontation is needed. Both of these are important.
GET THE RESOURCE
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