“Approximately Right” is Worth a Compliment

It’s easy to focus on how far children need to go instead of how far they’ve come. One way to keep a positive focus in your discipline is to look for approximately right behavior and affirm it. Don’t wait until things are absolutely right. If you ask...
3 Ways For Good Communication

3 Ways For Good Communication

Learn How to Start The way you present an issue often determines the response. Sometimes it’s best to address a problem immediately, while other times waiting a few hours is more appropriate. Wisely choose a time, place, and approach with the goal of not just...
Peas & Carrots

Peas & Carrots

Forrest Gump said that him and Jenny were like peas and carrots; the meaning of the phrase being that two things belong or go well together. We recently had a Nerf & Pizza all-nighter here at the church and while all the kids had a great time eating pizza,...