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5 Principles for Parents to Convey when Talking about Sex
The GOV team has a lot of experience ministering to people. After 12 years of equipping parents to convey a healthy message of sexuality to their children and speaking to youth about the same topic, we’ve learned a few things. 1,083 more words

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It Must Be Said...

It’s been a month since I last wrote a blog post – a full to the brim busy month of ballet, tennis, cheerleading and choir. It’s not only busy-ness that has kept me from writing, but not knowing… 784 more words


5 Essential Truths Our Teen Daughters Need to Hear Now

Kermit the Frog once said: It’s not easy being green. Totally with you, Kermit! I would go one step further and say – it’s not easy being thirteen. 1,005 more words


Amber is driving...and other emotional things!

“Ready or not…here I come!”

I used to shout those words after counting to 100 (or close enough) and then charging out to find my hiding compadres, but I never thought that a game of hide-and-seek would contain my parenting mantra. 362 more words


Raising Sisters Who Get Along Well

Raising daughters can take its toll on a parent, especially if they are constantly fighting. Everyone wants their children to get along fine, and stand up for one another when faced with various challenges. 415 more words



Once upon a time there was a little girl who didn’t view gender as a barrier.

She knew she was strong.

She new she was smart. 454 more words

Parenting, Perseverance and Porn

If there is one virtue parents need when they decide to help their children pursue a lifestyle of purity, it is perseverance.

Recently a parent confided that despite her best efforts to keep her child away from pornography (teaching about the harmful effects, installing filtering software, being careful with media choices, etc.), she discovered her child had in fact searched for it. 461 more words

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