"We love because He first loved us" 1 Jn 4:19

Julie Lowe

Parenting a Difficult Child

“I’ve heard many a parent say, “We’ve exhausted all options, all approaches, all forms of consequences… and nothing worked. I tried being calm; I tried consistent discipline; I tried appealing to their conscience and praying with them and for them. Nothing helped. Nothing changed.” What the parent means is that it did not produce the […]

When a Child Says “I don’t know”

How do you draw out a child who answers any question you ask with, “I don’t know?” Whether you are a parent, a Sunday School teacher, a mentor, or a church member who happens to interact with children (tip: that includes all of us!), here’s some useful advice from Julie Lowe, a counsellor and faculty […]