Is Gentle Parenting Biblical?

The question is often asked – and I like the question for the sake of discussion – “is gentle parenting consistent with the Bible?”  I want to talk about gentleness. There are many commands in Scripture which are covenantal and applicable to the church, and which point the Christian to …

Episode 9: Pinpointing Proverbs: an Interview on the Rod with Dr. Don Owsley (part 2)

How to Study Proverbs (Dr. Don Owsley) Our Planned Parenthood (Dr. Don Owsley)Proverbs for Parenting Misapplied (Dr. Don Owsley)Why Isn’t Proverbs a How-To Book on Parenting? (Dr. Don Owsley)Train Up a Child: What does Proverbs 22:6 Actually Mean?(Dr. Don Owsley)Proverbs is Not a Child Training Manual part 1 (Dr. Don Owsley) Proverbs is Not a …

The Lawlessness of Spanking

The subject matter of this article is a sensitive topic and I believe it will be received with mixed emotions. In this, my words will very likely step on toes; I am required thus to speak carefully and to rely on Scripture alone. If I am wrong in my conclusions, …

Blessed are the Gentle

As parents, we have good days and we have bad days; how we respond points to our worldview. “Fathers, do not provoke your children to anger, but bring them up in the discipline and instruction of the Lord.”‭‭ EPHESIANS‬ ‭6:4‬, NASB‬‬ Paul has just written to the Ephesian church, and …