Love & Respect in the Family

The Respect Parents Desire; The Love Children Need
Product Number: EB00456803
Released: Jul 16, 2014
Business Term: 26 Circ
ISBN: #9780849965227
Publisher: Thomas Nelson
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Children need love. Parents need respect. It is as simple and complex as that! When frustrated with an unresponsive child, a parent doesn't declare, "You don't love me." Instead the parent asserts, "You are being disrespectful right now." A parent needs to feel respected, especially during conflicts. When upset a child does not whine, "You don't respect me." Instead, a child pouts, "You don't love me." A child needs to feel loved, especially during disputes. But here's the rub: An unloved child (or teen) negatively reacts in a way that feels disrespectful to a parent. A disrespected parent negatively reacts in a way that feels unloving to the child. This dynamic gives birth to the FAMILY CRAZY CYCLE. So how is one to break out of this cycle? Best-selling author Emerson Eggerichs has studied the family dynamic for more than 30 years, having his Ph.D. in Child and Family Ecology. As a senior pastor for nearly two decades, Eggerichs builds on a foundation of strong biblical principles, walking the reader through an entirely new way to approach the family dynamic. For instance, God reveals ways to defuse the craziness with our children from preschooler to teen, plus how to motivate them to obey and how to deal with them when they don't. In the Bible, God has spoken specifically to parents on how to parent. This book is about that revelation.

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Author(s): Emerson Eggerichs
Original Publish Date: Nov 12, 2013

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Author(s): Emerson Eggerichs
Narrator(s): Jonathan Eggerichs
Product Number BN5001
Released: Nov 05, 2013
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781480545724

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