It starts when they are little and it's age appropriate as they grow and it opens a communication channel to where this is sort of a natural, normal part of the parent-child relationships, where you check in with them, they feel free to ask you questions, and it becomes more of a normative part of conversation of life.
You want to open up a safe conversation in which to communicate." Such conversations must begin when children are very small, with discussions about body parts, propriety, modesty, and privacy: "It's teaching them, 'Here are your body parts.' Go ahead and give them the actual, anatomical name so that..know what are private parts that are not to be shown or shared," Driscoll said.
Redeeming the realities of marriage by Paul Tripp Doing Things Right in Matters of the Heart by John Ensor (a short, but insightful, challenging book that delivers on the title) Boundaries in Dating by Henry Cloud The Case for Early Marriage — fascinating article in Christianity Today “God and Sex” by Matt Chandler — one of the best talks Jarrod has heard on dating/relationships.
Earlier in August, he had been removed from the church planting network he founded, Acts 29.
Most of the charges involved attitudes and behaviors reflected by a domineering style of leadership.” The board—composed of longtime members Michael Van Skaik and Larry Osborne as well as business leaders Jon Phelps and Matt Rogers (who were added after popular evangelical speaker Paul Tripp and Harvest Bible Chapel’s James Mc Donald resigned over the summer)—also added that many of the formal charges that had been levied against him were “altogether unfair or untrue.” Dave Bruskas, an executive elder at Mars Hill Seattle will serve as the primary teaching pastor during the transition.
In his resignation letter (initially obtained and reported on by the Religion News Service), Driscoll noted that the board’s investigation into the formal charges against him had ended ...
Pastor Mark Driscoll of Trinity Church in Arizona has shared his thoughts on when parents should talk to their children about sex and offered tips on how to ensure they have a healthy, biblical view of sexuality before entering into marriage.
As a father of five, some of them teenagers, Driscoll said he and his wife, Grace, have some experience engaging in such discussions with children.