A Window of Hope

Principles for Parenting Pre-Teens

Audio #4: Why Spanking doesn't work - Part 2

Allow 42 minutes

4. Too little too light

  • Heb 12:11

5. Negative Reinforcement

  • Reinforcing the wrong things

6. Lack of respect

  • Eph 6:4; Col 3:21

7. Disciplining the wrong things

  • The rod, as a symbol of authority, is to be used for challenges to authority

8. Disunity between parents

9. Excuses: not accepting responsibility

  • Never ask “Why did you do that?”
  • The Bible never tells us to say “Sorry”

10. Lack of resolution           

  • Deal with feelings of guilt as well as the fact of guilt

Brian Watts is Pastor of The King's Community Church and lives in Langley with his wife Rosalind.
mail: church@tkc.com
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