Raising God-First Kids in a Me-First World  -     By: Barbara Curtis
Buy Item $11.49 Retail: $14.99 Save 23% ($3.50) Add To Cart


Add To Wishlist

Raising God-First Kids in a Me-First World

Servant Books / 2013 / Paperback

$11.49 (CBD Price)
|
Retail: $14.99
|
Save 23% ($3.50)
Availability: In Stock
CBD Stock No: WW365349

Current Promotions
  • Others Also Purchased (15)
Others Also Purchased (15)
Description
Availability
Price
Add
Include
  1. Usually ships in 24-48 hours.
    $8.99
    Add To Cart
    $8.99
  2. In Stock
    $11.99
    Retail: $14.95
    Add To Cart
    $11.99

Product Description

Good news for parents! By parenting proactively you can avoid many pitfalls and raise confident, happy children. Raising God-First Kids in a Me-First World addresses media, technology, consumerism, sexual purity, selfishness, and other factors that form children in our society. Barbara Curtis uses her Montessori training to empower parents with the necessary skills to raise kids who are secure in who they are, not basing their worth on society's values. Raise your children to know and love the Lord.

Product Information

Format: Paperback
Number of Pages: 164
Vendor: Servant Books
Publication Date: 2013
Dimensions: 8.50 X 5.50 (inches)
ISBN: 161636534X
ISBN-13: 9781616365349
Availability: In Stock

Other Customers Also Purchased

  1. World-Proof Your Kids: Raising Children Unstained by the World
    World-Proof Your Kids: Raising Children Unstained by the World
    Tim Sisemore, Ruth Sisemore
    Christian Focus / 2007 / Trade Paperback
    $11.99 Retail: $14.99 Save 20% ($3.00)
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW502751
  2. Holy Marriage, Happy Marriage: Faith-Filled Ways to a Better Relationship
    Holy Marriage, Happy Marriage: Faith-Filled Ways to a Better Relationship
    Chris Padgett, Linda Padgett
    Servant Books / 2015 / Trade Paperback
    $11.99 Retail: $15.99 Save 25% ($4.00)
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW368920
  3. Catholic Family Boot Camp
    Catholic Family Boot Camp
    Mary Lou Rosien
    Bezalel Books / 2011 / Trade Paperback
    $8.99
    Availability: Usually ships in 24-48 hours.
    CBD Stock No: WW453054
  4. Parenting in the Pew: Guiding Your Children into the Joy of Worship, Revised and Updated
    Parenting in the Pew: Guiding Your Children into the Joy of Worship, Revised and Updated
    Robbie F. Castleman
    InterVarsity Press / 2013 / Trade Paperback
    $11.99 Retail: $15.00 Save 20% ($3.01)
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW837770

Related Products

  1. Your [Imperfect] Holy Family: See the Good, Make It Better
    Your [Imperfect] Holy Family: See the Good, Make It Better
    Robert J. Hater
    Franciscan Media / 2015 / Trade Paperback
    $11.99 Retail: $14.99 Save 20% ($3.00)
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW369798
  2. When Faith Causes Family Friction: Dr. Ray Tackles the Tough Questions
    When Faith Causes Family Friction: Dr. Ray Tackles the Tough Questions
    Dr. Ray Guarendi
    Servant Books / 2015 / Trade Paperback
    $11.99 Retail: $15.99 Save 25% ($4.00)
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW369230
  3. Holy Marriage, Happy Marriage: Faith-Filled Ways to a Better Relationship
    Holy Marriage, Happy Marriage: Faith-Filled Ways to a Better Relationship
    Chris Padgett, Linda Padgett
    Servant Books / 2015 / Trade Paperback
    $11.99 Retail: $15.99 Save 25% ($4.00)
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW368920
  4. Keep Talking: Daily Conversation Starters for the Family Meal, Revised Edition
    Keep Talking: Daily Conversation Starters for the Family Meal, Revised Edition
    Maureen Treacy Lahr, Julie Pfitzinger
    Liguori Publications / 2005 / Spiral Bound
    $8.96 Retail: $9.95 Save 10% ($0.99)
    Availability: Usually ships in 24-48 hours.
    CBD Stock No: WW813078

Publisher's Description

More than ever, if you have children, parenting with purpose is required. In a world where children are bombarded with conflicting messages, both moms and dads must fight the tendency to be reactive and instead proactively become the primary teachers of their children. Raising God-First Kids in a Me-First World addresses media, technology, consumerism, sexual purity, selfishness, and other factors that form children in our society. Curtis empowers parents with the necessary skills to raise kids who are secure in who they are, not basing their worth on society's values. Each chapter includes valuable questions, suggestions, and resources. Topics covered include:
  • How businesses today are targeting our children with the goal of turning them into consumers, and how we as parents can counteract these forces
  • Ways parents can reflect on their own relationship to the media
  • Steps to become better role models for our children
  • A plan to help children make good choices on their own
This book is for parents struggling to help children overcome (while learning to overcome themselves) our inherent self-centeredness—the center-of-the-universe mentality—reinforced ceaselessly by the media and forces of consumerism. Instead, God-first kids are secure in God's love and have learned how to live well from the inside out from the real pros, their parents.

Author Bio

Barbara Curtis, a convert to Catholicism, is the author of nine books and has had over 1,800 articles published in numerous publications, including Guideposts, Focus on the Family, The Washington Post, and The Christian Science Monitor. Her stories have been included in the Chicken Soup for the Soul series. She has won numerous writing awards, including the Christian Journalism Award from the Evangelical Publishers Association in 2005 and 2006. She and her husband have twelve children, including three adopted sons with Down syndrome, and thirteen grandchildren. The Curtis family makes their home in Loudoun County, Virginia.

Product Reviews

Be the first to write a review!

Ask Christianbook

Back
×

Ask Christianbook

What would you like to know about this product? Please enter your name, your email and your question regarding the product in the fields below, and we'll answer you in the next 24-48 hours.

If you need immediate assistance regarding this product or any other, please call 1-800-CHRISTIAN to speak directly with a customer service representative.

Find Related Products

Author/Artist Review

Start A New Search