Biblical parent help on dating teens
The parent who expects perfection: These unrealistic expectations cause teens to believe their parents’ love and acceptance are based on their grades, athletics, hobbies, dating, college choice and career.
Teenagers under such parenting are stressed and afraid of losing their parents’ love and acceptance.
We have a chance to play a crucial role when they do.
Sometimes, though, it can feel likean overwhelming topic to broach.
The helicopter parent: This parent hovers over their teen closely, monitoring and controlling every aspect of their life.
Teenagers are rarely given the opportunity to experience failure and can’t learn how to cope with such life experiences.2.
I read an article from a blogger today that I found tough to read.
It hit home for me a little bit because it reminded me of when my daughter, Hannah, abruptly left our home.