How do raise an employable child? A marriageable child? A child equipped for the future? They're growing up faster than you'd ever imagined. Before you know it, high school will be behind them. Will your children be ready for the complex choices and responsibilities that aswait them as adults? Parenting authority Dr. Bob Barnes believes the time to prepare children for successful public, personal, and private lives is now, while they're at home. How? By giving them a "learner's permit": opportunities to develop skills, experience, and character that will help them become good decision makers, good marriage partners, good communicators, employees, and money-managers-as well as godly individuals whose Christian faith runs deep.
Format: Paperback Vendor: Zondervan Publication Date: 1997 Dimensions: 8 X 5 X 1/2 (inches)
ISBN: 0310201357 ISBN-13: 9780310201359 UPC: 025986201357 Availability: In Stock
This book shows parents how to teach their children relational and personal management skills they will need to be good marriage partners, including personal responsibility, decision making, communication, and money management.
Dr. Robert and Rosemary Barnes are conference speakers and coauthors of Rock-Solid Marriage and We Need to Talk. Dr. Robert Barnes is executive director of Sheridan House Family Ministries, the author of several books, host of the weekly 'Family Time Radio' program, and writer of a newspaper column on family issues. Rosemary Barnes is a frequent national conference speaker with Robert on marriage and family issues.