AHEART #14 | Parenting Discipline Strategy For Adults

Every momma wants to know the #1 parenting and discipline strategy for her kids.  The world tells us that it is all up to us.  Being a mom is a wonderful experience. It grows us in so many ways. But it is in no way easy or simple.  When our children are “disobedient,” often our first instinct is to use our default parenting and discipline strategy.

 

Parenting Kids With Special Needs

But what about our kids who are wired-differently?  Is the ultimate goal of our parenting to simply stop bad behavior in the moment?

Let’s set our kids up for a healthy future by teaching them that outward behavior is not the be all end all.  It’s their hearts that we must be after.

The greatest parenting and discipline strategy is for the adults in this world. We need to train ourselves to see behind the behavior and seek our kids’ hearts.

devotional for moms raising adhd, autism, special needs

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Every momma wants to know the #1 parenting and discipline strategy for her kids.

We all want that secret sauce to create the best kids. You know what I am talking about.

Because we fiercely love our children, we moms desperately want to do this thing right.

So we search and search for the parenting and discipline strategy that will make our kids behave and turn into who we want them to be.

We have to, right? I mean, really…

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Key Ideas And Concepts About Parenting And Discipline Strategy

Parenting requires adults to demonstrate the discipline and patience we desperately want to impart to our kids. That takes work and effort. And a good look in the mirror.

When our children are “disobedient,” often our first instinct is to use our default parenting and discipline strategy.

Outward behavior is generally seen as the be all end all within the church and our culture. Regardless of whether or not we admit it…

But is the ultimate goal of our parenting to simply stop bad behavior in the moment?

The problem lies when our pattern of parenting is based only on reaction to perceived misbehavior. Without stopping to make sure our perception is correct. When we get so caught up in our kids’ outward behavior that we fail to reach their hearts.

Let’s set our kids up for a healthy future by teaching them that outward behavior is not the be all end all.

It’s their hearts that we must be after.

The greatest parenting and discipline strategy is for the adults in this world. We need to train ourselves to see behind the behavior and seek our kids’ hearts.

devotional for moms raising adhd, autism, special needs

 

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  • [01:01] Time To Get Real
  • [02:15] No Room For Mistakes
  • [03:33] Ultimate Goal
  • [04:45] Raising Kids To Be Adults
  • [06:00] Mom’s Grace

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