The message for today is, “while you’re climbing the ladder of success, don’t forget your own family!”
Calling all grandparents! If you’re just as busy as your grandchildren, who’s taking up the slack in loving them in ways only you can?
And if you’re thinking the river—you’re right. At least half right. It’s a thrill ride for sure—on the river and in life!
What’s the most common error made by parents in disciplining their children? Find out in today’s commentary—words of wisdom that can make a difference in raising your kids!
Build bridges to your kids—it’s the best way to disarm the teenage time bomb before the fuse it lit!
It’s a story you need to hear; one that underscores what teenagers will do to be accepted by their peers—and it’s tragic result!
Today’s commentary underscores the truth that—children may not remember what you say at home, but they’re usually impacted for life by what you do there!
The Power of Negative Thinking
In today’s commentary, Dr. Dobson warns of monsters of addiction that start with the opening of a door, often in the teen years.
Who’s in charge here? It’s the question to ask when you want to know the difference between a child who’s irresponsible and one’s who’s willfully disobedient.
Is there still a place for respect and manners from our children? Dr. Dobson says yes! It puts a child’s pattern of behavior on a much higher plane!
In today’s commentary, Dr. Dobson suggests that a strong marriage is part of the solution to the unraveling of modern-day society.
You’re likely to identify with Dr. Dobson and this childhood story! Admitting it out loud may be quite another thing. But it’s a great lesson to pass along to your children!
Dr. Dobson loves that age group we call “toddlers!” And as much as they get a bum rap for their antics, we’re reminded that when they “explore” and “investigate” their world—it’s a good thing!
We live in a culture that awards great value to some and unabashedly withholds it from others. So how do we navigate our children through these sticky situations.
What’s up with the youth culture? With the fear of getting old? What about wisdom and experience? Your life doesn’t have to fall off a cliff at 50!
It’s one thing to disagree on certain issues, but when parents can’t agree on how to raise their children—you’ve got fireworks! And children are the ones who suffer the most.
How far do we go with thinking “as long as I’m not hurting anyone else, it’s nobody’s business what I do?” It’s what today’s commentary with Dr. James Dobson is all about!
Dr. Dobson tackles the question of bullying head on! He says, “If a child is being bullied, don’t be afraid to step in and intervene! It’s today’s very timely commentary!
Should a woman feel less than fulfilled being a mom full-time? Or is she wasting her God-given talents? Great questions and Dr. Dobson doesn’t pull any punches in his response—one that may surprise you!
In today’s commentary, Dr. Dobson gives practical counsel to a young man who describes his life like a “rocket sitting on a launch pad that isn’t going anywhere!”
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