Most Christian parents are aware that the Bible teaches us to administer child discipline, but sometimes we still grapple with what exactly that’s supposed to look like.
I hope you’ll join me at Intoxicated on Life today, where I’m sharing five times when disciplining your kids is a bad idea.
Here’s an excerpt:
The Bible is clear that discipline is a requirement parents bear before God.
But beware! God’s expectation that parents train their children isn’t a green light granting us free rein. I think it’s better for us to consider it a flashing yellow light, urging us to proceed with caution and care.
The focus of today’s post isn’t to discuss the merits and dangers of spanking. I want to dig a little deeper, because no matter what kind of discipline we’re talking about, there are some really terrible reasons for administering it…