1-2-3 Magic for Christian Parents

1-2-3 Magic for Christian Parents

Book - 2011
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Baker & Taylor
Provides advice, along with Bible verses and exercises, to help Christian parents control obnoxious behavior in their children, encourage good behavior, and strengthen the bond with their child.

Independent Publishing Group

Complete with relevant Bible verses, explanations, and exercises, this guide builds on the enormously popular 1-2-3 Magic discipline system by addressing the concerns of a Christian parent. Focused on the three main tasks of controlling obnoxious behavior, encouraging good behavior, and strengthening the parent-child relationship, this program is simple, effective, and can be implemented immediately. Addressing everything from homework and chores to more serious tantrums and fighting, Dr. Phelan and Pastor Webb teach parents to take charge—yet refrain from any physical discipline or yelling—leading to happier parents, better behaved children, and a more peaceful home environment. This revised edition includes tips from parents and expanded information on privacy, cyber safety, and social media.



Sourcebooks Inc.

Based on the bestselling parenting book 1-2-3 Magic and adapted for a Christian lifestyle!

"1-2-3 Magic made parenting fun again."

"I highly recommend this book to any parent who is spending more time yelling at or nagging their children than smiling at and laughing with them."

"All I have to say is that the ideas in this book really WORK! It really is like magic!"

"It's such a relief to not feel like I'm constantly yelling at someone! If you want to see a fast improvement in your child's behavior, check out 1-2-3 Magic."

Complete with relevant Bible verses, explanations, and exercises, this guide builds on the enormously popular 1-2-3 Magic discipline system by addressing the concerns of a Christian parent. Dr. Thomas W. Phelan and pastor Chris Webb teach parents to take charge while refraining from any physical discipline or yelling, leading to better behaved children, happier parents, and a more peaceful home environment.

1-2-3 Magic allows you to get back in charge of your home and enjoy your kids again by helping you set limits for your children, and by breaking down the complex task of parenting into three straightforward steps:

1. Controlling Obnoxious Behavior: Learn an amazingly simple technique to get the kids to STOP doing what you don't want them to do (whining, arguing, tantrums, sibling rivalry, etc.)
2. Encouraging Good Behavior: Learn several effective methods to get your kids to START doing what you want them to do (picking up, eating, going to bed--and staying there!, chores, etc.)
3. Strengthening Your Relationships: Learn powerful techniques that reinforce the bond between you and your children.

You'll find tools to use in virtually every situation, including advice for common problems such as:

Whining
Sibling rivalry
Reluctance to do chores
Refusing to go to bed or getting up in the middle of the night
Talking back
Stubbornness

For years, millions of parents from all over the world have used the award-winning 1-2-3 Magic program to help them raise happier, healthier families and put the fun back into parenting.



Publisher: Glen Ellyn, IL : ParentMagic, 2011
Edition: Second edition
ISBN: 9781889140599
1889140597
Branch Call Number: 649.64 Phelan 2011
Characteristics: vi, 246 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Additional Contributors: Webb, Chris 1967-

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naturalist
Mar 24, 2016

see:
Episode 82 - The Crucified Child: How The History Of Childhood Suffering Shaped Christianity, Part 1
July 4, 2011, cfi Center for Inquiry, Center Stage
by Dr. Benjamin Abelow
http://www.centerforinquiry.net/centerstage/episodes/episode_82_-_the_crucified_child_how_the_history_of_childhood_suffering_sha/
and,
http://www.benjaminabelow.com/About_Me.html

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priscilla_46
Jul 14, 2014

This is an excellent book, especially if you watch the two videos also.

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