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School Policy That Let Children Change Genders without Parents Permission Is Blocked by Judge

School Policy That Let Children Change Genders without Parents Permission Is Blocked by Judge A Wisconsin court on Monday blocked a local school district policy that allows students to transition to another gender identity at school without parental notice or consent. State Judge Frank D. Remington issued an injunction blocking a policy by the Madison Metropolitan... Read more

5 Rules of Life Most Parents Don’t Teach Their Children (and How to Be the Exception)

Aaron Brown GodTube Contributing Author Children make us laugh, cry, smile. They have the power to bring us joy or heartache. We do a lot for them, and they in turn do a lot for us. Parents have the delicate tasks of teaching their children how to undertake lives full of faith, hope, and love.Iron sharpens... Read more

7 Ways Parents Can Negatively Shape Their Children’s View of God

A lack of affection can have a major impact on how kids view the Lord. Often, children grow up thinking God is aloof or even abrasive because of the lack of tenderness in their homes.Even if physical touch or words of affirmation dont come easy to you, work hard to implement these things as much... Read more

Parents Are Waking Up: School Fires Christian Worker for Criticizing LGBT Curriculum

Parents Are Waking Up: School Fires Christian Worker for Criticizing LGBT Curriculum A British woman who was fired from her school assistant position for raising concerns about LGBT and sex education appeared before a tribunal Monday and told the court she was shocked when she was dismissed.Kristie Higgs, a Christian and a mother of two,... Read more

Should Parents Be More Vulnerable with Their Children?

4. Immerse Them in Scripture and Prayer In our constantly changing culture, we may feel intimidated by all our children face and encounter. Out of self-protection, this might motivate us to disengage. There are so many outside forces seeking to leave impressions on our children. There are teachers, classmates, coaches, teammates, and mentors. Add to that... Read more

Cuban Journalist Imprisoned for Covering Arrest of Christian Homeschool Parents Is Released from Forced Labor Camp

Cuban Journalist Imprisoned for Covering Arrest of Christian Homeschool Parents Is Released from Forced Labor Camp Roberto Quiones Haces, a journalist for CubaNet, which is an online newspaper that reports on Cuba for Cubans, was recently released from jail after being detained for covering the Cuban governments attempt to jail a Christian couple for homeschooling... Read more

Parents seek judicial review over controversial relationships and sex education classes

(Photo: Pexels/Kaboompics)Parents from different faith backgrounds have united to commence a judicial review into the new relationships and sex education (RSE) curriculum. The judicial review, launched by the Let Kids Be Kids Coalition (LKBKC), will challenge the Education Secretary's decision not to allow parents to withdraw their children from relationships lessons.  The mandatory curriculum came... Read more

Study: Most Teenagers Still Take After Their Parents’ Religious Beliefs | RELEVANT

A new study from Pew shines a light on just how faith is passed down over generations in America today. The big takeaway: teenagers still take after their parents’ religious beliefs, for the most part. That’s especially true of Catholics and evangelicals. 81 percent of teenagers raised by Catholic parents and 80 percent of teenagers... Read more

Teens may go to church with their parents but religion is less important to them – study

Ben White/UnsplashTeenagers tend to follow their parents' lead when it comes to churchgoing and religious beliefs, but they don't necessarily feel the same about it, a study by Pew Research has found.  In the study of 1,811 teens and their parent or legal guardian, eight in 10 evangelical Protestant parents had a teen who also... Read more

Christian parents of 12-year-old praying for a ‘miracle’ after court approves withdrawal of medical treatment

(Photo: Reuters)The family of a 12-year-old boy with serious brain injuries are praying for a "miracle" after a High Court judge ruled in favour of withdrawing his medical treatment.  The boy, named only as J, suffered a "profound, severe neurological injury" after being found hanging in his bedroom. His Christian parents want his treatment to continue,... Read more

School district policies say parents don’t need to know if their child has gender dysphoria

(Photo: Unsplash/Annie Spratt)Gender-bending sex-ed curricula used in some public schools, along with corresponding school district policies, don't meet established standards set forth in law, activists and scholars warned at recent Heritage Foundation panel. As part of the Protecting Children in Education Summit hosted virtually at Heritage on Aug. 12, advocates detailed several efforts parents are undertaking... Read more

Parents warned over graphic sex education in schools

(Photo: Unsplash/Nils Stahl)Parents are being urged to protect their children from sexualization and gender confusion by way of graphic sex education curricula in public schools. Scholars and activists say parents must find out what their children are being taught and equip themselves to combat such programs. In a virtual summit hosted by the Heritage Foundation,... Read more

Trump Touts School Choice for Parents: Why Are We Paying the School if its Closed?

Trump Touts School Choice for Parents: Why Are We Paying the School if its Closed? President Trump on Wednesday urged the nations schools to reopen safely and repeated his belief that government funding allocated for schools should go to the parents if their childs school remains closed.This way, you can make your own... Read more

The Back-to-School Supplies Parents Need

In the pandemic journal Ive been keeping, its easy to trace the waves Ive been riding: waves of optimism and loneliness, waves of resolution and resignation. Uncertainty is universal, especially as students look to the new academic year. To stare past September is to try seeing through fog. Families face acute anxieties, especially working parents... Read more

The Most Important Lesson Parents Teach

Motherhood is joyful but daunting. We never feel like an expert because the subject keeps changing. Just when we know how to parent a toddler, its time for elementary school. Once weve gotten tweens figured out, were parenting teensand then, all of the sudden, were waving goodbye as they head off to college. As we... Read more

When Your Gray-Haired Parents Get Divorced

The Wall Street Journal recently reported that gray divorce is on the rise in the United States. According to research conducted at Bowling Green University, the divorce rate among adults aged 50 and older has doubled since 1990. As a result, theres a growing number of adult children grieving their parents divorces. Gray divorce isnt... Read more

If Schools Don’t Open, the Funding Should ‘Go to the Parents,’ Trump Says

If Schools Don't Open, the Funding Should 'Go to the Parents,' Trump Says Schools that dont meet in-person this school year should send the money budgeted for each student to the parents so they can use it for private schools or homeschooling, President Trump says.Trump made the comments Thursday during a press conference... Read more

As Adoption Ages: How Parents Are Handling Teen Challenges

When Vanita Thomas met her future husband, Peter, for the first time, she asked if he would be interested in adopting a child with her. It wasnt a premature questiontheir marriage was arranged, and their first meeting was meant to see if they were compatible. Potential future children were important to discuss. But it was... Read more

China taking children away from Christian parents, threatens to send them to re-education camps

Early Rain Covenant Church members in China.Facebook/Early Rain Covenant ChurchChina has threatened to send children from Christian families to re-education camps, according to alarming reports from a member of a local church in the country. A member of China's Early Rain Covenant Church has described the intensifying persecution of Christians by the Chinese Communist Party,... Read more

Parents: To Join Social Media Is To Witness Death – Tim Challies

Social media was still in its infancy when it showed me a death for the first time. All these years later the details remain vivid in my mind. A colleague said, Tim, check this out. He turned his screen toward me to show a blindfolded man kneeling before his captors. They spoke a few words... Read more

It Takes a Village to Help Single Parents

April 22, 2011 is a day that lives in infamy in my home state of Alabama. Beginning in the dark hours before dawn, 62 tornadoes roared through the state. In spite of all the warnings, the school cancellations, and our statewide familiarity with tornado protocol, 253 people died. During this pandemic, I’ve often thought of... Read more

Parents and Children: Does your Relationship Honour God? – TGC Africa

“Parents always say my children dont listen to me! My children are trying to impose themselves on me! And children are saying my parents are dictators! They want to impose their will on me! They dont know that Im also a human being and I have my own will!” So, there is always that tension... Read more

Parents must act now on relationships and sex education before it becomes compulsory in schools

(Photo: Pixabay)A new law about relationships and sex education (RSE) comes into effect for all schools in England this September. Children from the age of four will be taught what schools think they should learn about sex, sexuality and gender dysphoria. Unfortunately, this law has created an environment where children can be misled, confused and... Read more

Disney Plus Debuts Pixar Short, Out, about a Gay Man Coming out to His Parents

Disney Plus Debuts Pixar Short, Out, about a Gay Man Coming out to His Parents Disney Plus debuted a Pixar short film Friday that breaks new ground for the animation studio by featuring an openly gay character and then by showing him kissing his partner.The nine-minute animated film, Out, tells the story of... Read more

10 Most Dangerous Apps That Parents Need to Know

They define their app as: Roblox is a global platform where millions of people gather together every day to imagine, create, and share experiences with each other in immersive, user-generated 3D worlds.If youre still unclear, picture going online and creating your own social environment. A school, a theme park, a neighborhood. In this environment, your... Read more

When Dad and mom Really feel Like We Are Largely Failing Many of the Time – Tim Challies

[ad_1] I am positive parenting has all the time been an advanced enterprise. Im positive every technology of fogeys has needed to take care of points particular to their distinctive time and context. I reasonably suspect, although, that folks who increase youngsters on the cusp of a technological transformation face a particular sort of problem.... Read more

Mother and father, Your Children Want Huge Theology

[ad_1] The Wealthy Theology of Hymns Earlier than our daughter was born, my husband and I made a protracted record of musts and nevers like several formidable dad or mum. As you may think about, most of these fell by the wayside within the days and months after she was born, however one custom was... Read more

An Open Letter to Dad and mom Feeling Unequipped to Disciple Their Youngsters

[ad_1] This text is a part of the Open Letters sequence. Its Supernatural Let me start with the place you areactually the place all of us are. You're feeling unequipped since you are unequipped. So am I. So is everybody else. Discipleship isnt simple. It isnt one thing we simply do naturally as a result... Read more