Communication with a Middle Schooler

communication between mom and preteen son

Gavin and Mom sit down at the table after dinner. Earlier, Gavin asked for permission to hang out at the park with friends late at night. Rather than argue with him after she said no, Mom gave him the opportunity to try a different way of communicating. She hopes that…  Read More

Modest Dress of God’s Temple

Modest dress is hard to find

Do you think modest dress is old fashioned? It seems that the manufacturers of girls’ clothing think so. A recent walk through the teen section of a major department store made me aware of how difficult it must be for girls to find attractive, yet modest, clothes. The “Daddy-Test” for Modest Dress…  Read More