Recommended Readings for Parents

The Faithful Parent: A Biblical Guide to Raising a Family: Stuart Scott – excellent book to get a God-glorified focus on parenting with excellent sections on both teenagers and special circumstances.


Age of Opportunity: A Biblical Guide to Parenting Teens: Paul David Tripp – great book that helps keep a Biblical focus on the heart, both yours and your teen.


Peacemaking for Families: Ken Sande – great application of Biblical peacemaking skills that can be applied to both parents and teens.


Get Outta My Face!: How to Reach Angry Unmotivated Teens with Biblical Counsel: Rick Horne – helpful and very practical Biblical counsel for parents reaching out to rebellious teens.


When Good Kids Make Bad Choices: Help and Hope With Hurting Parents: Elyse Fitzpatrick – great counsel for hurting parents


The Heart of Anger: Practical Help for Prevention and Cure of Anger in Children: Lou Priolo – very practical resource for parents with angry teens.


God, Marriage, and Family: Andreas Kostenberger – great overview of Biblical theology regarding marriage and family with a helpful section on teenagers.