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.

http://smile.amazon.com/The-Faithful-Parent-Biblical-Raising/dp/1596382015/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1363572132&sr=8-1&keywords=the+faithful+parent

 

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.

http://smile.amazon.com/Age-Opportunity-Biblical-Parenting-Resources/dp/0875526055/ref=sr_1_1?&ie=UTF8&qid=1363572321&sr=1-1&keywords=age+of+opportunity

 

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

http://smile.amazon.com/Peacemaking-Families-Focus-Family-Sande/dp/1589970063/ref=sr_1_1?&ie=UTF8&qid=1363572444&sr=1-1&keywords=peacemaking+for+families

 

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.

http://smile.amazon.com/Get-Outta-My-Face-Unmotivated/dp/0981540074/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1363572610&sr=8-1&keywords=get+outta+my+face

 

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

http://smile.amazon.com/When-Good-Kids-Make-Choices/dp/0736915648/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1363572618&sr=8-1&keywords=when+good+kids+make+bad+choices

 

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

http://smile.amazon.com/The-Heart-Anger-Practical-Prevention/dp/1879737280/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1363572639&sr=8-1&keywords=priolo

 

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

http://smile.amazon.com/God-Marriage-Family-Second-Edition/dp/1433503646/ref=sr_1_sc_1?&ie=UTF8&qid=1363572524&sr=1-1-spell&keywords=kosenberger