Bless Them

Dr. Kathy shares how ways Jesus Christ related to children while He walked on earth can motivate us to relate to children differently. In Mark 10:16, we learn that “Jesus took the children in His arms, put His hands on them and blessed them.” What do you think they learned from this? What might we need to do so they’ll learn similar things from us?

May 14th is Mother’s Day – As Mother’s Day approaches, let’s increase our sensitivity to women. Let’s not flippantly wish women a “Happy Mother’s Day.” Dr. Kathy reminds us that it’s not a great day for everyone. You’ll appreciate her recommendation that we pray for …. Listen to find out!

Let the little children come to me.

When Jesus lived on earth, children were the forgotten generation. Yet, He interacted with them. Imagine what they felt when He said, “Let the little children come to me.” Is this our attitude toward children most days or do we try to live in a magic box as Kathy has in the past?

How do you want children to feel? What feelings do you want them to have? Secure? Known? Loved? Capable? Smart? Dr. Kathy will help you think about how you can parent or teach to make it more likely children will feel what you want them to. She suggests how you can involve the children.

Feelings influence behavior so they’re important to talk with children about. We can help them name them and understand them. Dr. Kathy shares how to ask about them at the end of the day. You’ll benefit!

To have quality time with family and friends on Easter, being fully present and without technology may be necessary. Dr. Kathy shares four specific ideas to communicate to children. They’ll be very helpful and empowering!

To learn more about Dr. Kathy’s book “Screens and Teens: Connecting with Our Kids in a Wireless World” and the wide selection of resources provided by Celebrate Kids, please visit shop.celebratekids.com

In last week’s video, Dr. Kathy explained the lie that young people think information is all they need. As a result, they think they don’t need teachers. Hopefully you’ve benefitted from her ideas. This week, she shares how we can help teens dig deep and arrive at knowledge and wisdom.

To learn more about Dr. Kathy’s book “Screens and Teens: Connecting with Our Kids in a Wireless World” and the wide selection of resources provided by Celebrate Kids, please visit shop.celebratekids.com

In this video, Dr. Kathy explains the fifth lie too many young people believe because of technology’s influence on their beliefs. It’s “Information is all I need so I don’t need teachers.” Listen as she explains a few dangers of this lie and things we can do.

To learn more about Dr. Kathy’s book “Screens and Teens: Connecting with Our Kids in a Wireless World” and the wide selection of resources provided by Celebrate Kids, please visit shop.celebratekids.com

Dr. Kathy continues the current video series about lies young people learn from technology with lie #4 – I am my own authority. Some teens are tired of authority figures failing them and their communities. Learn about other reasons they’re trying to depend on themselves, the role of technology, and what we can do to help them. You’ll appreciate Dr. Kathy’s practical ideas.

To learn more about Dr. Kathy’s book “Screens and Teens: Connecting with Our Kids in a Wireless World” and the wide selection of resources provided by Celebrate Kids, please visit shop.celebratekids.com

In this video, Dr. Kathy continues talking about a lie young people may believe because of technology’s influence on them. Have you noticed they think they must always be offered a choice? Today, Kathy mentions three types of decisions we make all the time. When sharing about these categories with our kids and guiding them to healthy decision making, they benefit greatly.

To learn more about Dr. Kathy’s book “Screens and Teens: Connecting with our kids in a wireless world” and the wide selection of resources provided by Celebrate Kids, please visit shop.celebratekids.com