Seasonal Depression

Question Every year during winter my wife becomes extremely emotional and depressed. The only reason I can figure is that she’s affected by the lack of sun and the dreary […]

Moving with Children

Question We just moved to a new town. My daughter will be in 6th grade; my son will be in 9th grade. How can I help them adjust? Answer Moving […]

Clean Rooms

Question My 9-year-old daughter is a great girl who’s a lot of fun to be around. Her only fault is keeping her room clean. She likes to look nice when […]

Unhappily Married

Question How long is too long to be unhappy? I’ve been married 12 years and unhappy for 10 of them. I’ve asked my husband to attend workshops, counseling sessions, and […]

The Foundation of all Great Parenting

Be devoted to one another in brotherly love; give preference to one another in honor. – Romans 12:10 (NAS) “I don’t want you to go on the Big Red Boat!” At […]

Strong-willed Child

Question My son is extremely strong willed.  He throws temper tantrums when he doesn’t get his way.  I’ve read all the books and try to be consistent in discipline.  What […]

Parenting Spouse

Question Since we had a child three years ago, my wife has gone overboard on being a mother—to the point where she’s mothering me. She talks to me in the […]

Parenting Young Adults

Question I’m a mother of two young adult sons, 21 and 19. Nobody warned me how tough it would be to be a parent to young adults. They want you […]