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The faithful parent : a biblical guide to raising a family / by Martha Peace and Stuart W. Scott.

By: Peace, Martha [author.].
Contributor(s): Scott, Stuart, 1955- [author.].
Publisher: Phillipsburg, New Jersey : P&R Publishing, [2010]Copyright date: copyright2010Description: xiv, 240 pages ; 22 cm.Content type: text Media type: Carrier type: ISBN: 9781596382015 (paperback).Subject(s): Child rearing -- --Biblical teaching | Child rearing -- --Religious aspects -- --Christianity | Parenting -- --Religious aspects -- --Christianity | Added to GBC Library 25 June 2017
Contents:
The goal of parenting and one's hope -- Salvation and sanctification of the child -- The infant -- The toddler -- The preschooler -- The school-age child -- The teenager -- Parents who provoke -- Special cases -- When things don't go as planned -- Conclusion -- Appendix A: presenting the Gospel in its contex : faithfully sowing the seed according to the Scriptures -- Appendix B: 'put off'/'put on' dynamic -- Appendix C: the making of a man of God -- Appendix D: taking thoughts captive.
Summary: Parents and children need help�a lot of help. They need help from the One who is perfect, who understands our need, and who can really help us�God himself. And because of that, the most important relationship in your family is not with your child, it is not with your spouse�it is your relationship with Him. That's the relationship The Faithful Parent emphasizes.<br> Martha Peace, best-selling author of <a href="http://opac.libraryworld.com/opacv4/search.php? term=245:Excellent%20wife%20Martha%20Peace">The Excellent Wife</a>, and Stuart Scott, author of its counterpart, <a href="http://opac.libraryworld.com/opacv4/search.php? term=245:exemplary%20husband%20Stuart%20Scott">The Exemplary Husband</a>, join forces to challenge you to become a faithful parent�one who perseveres and leaves the results to God.-- Publisher.<br> <a href="https://www.amazon.com/Faithful-Parent-Biblical-Raising-Family/dp/1596382015">Amazon.com about this book</a>.<br> <a href="http://www.goodreads.com/book/show/8470257-the-faithful-parent">GoodReads.com about this book</a>.<br> <a href="https://www.thegospelcoalition.org/article/the_faithful_parent">GospelCoalition.org about this book</a>.
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Foreword by Tedd Tripp--Cover.

Includes bibliographical references.

The goal of parenting and one's hope -- Salvation and sanctification of the child -- The infant -- The toddler -- The preschooler -- The school-age child -- The teenager -- Parents who provoke -- Special cases -- When things don't go as planned -- Conclusion -- Appendix A: presenting the Gospel in its contex : faithfully sowing the seed according to the Scriptures -- Appendix B: 'put off'/'put on' dynamic -- Appendix C: the making of a man of God -- Appendix D: taking thoughts captive.

Parents and children need help�a lot of help. They need help from the One who is perfect, who understands our need, and who can really help us�God himself. And because of that, the most important relationship in your family is not with your child, it is not with your spouse�it is your relationship with Him. That's the relationship The Faithful Parent emphasizes.
Martha Peace, best-selling author of The Excellent Wife, and Stuart Scott, author of its counterpart, The Exemplary Husband, join forces to challenge you to become a faithful parent�one who perseveres and leaves the results to God.-- Publisher.
Amazon.com about this book.
GoodReads.com about this book.
GospelCoalition.org about this book.

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