Preparing for College

Below are 2 documents that could be helpful as your children prepare for college. One is geared towards growing the Christian Faith as you go to to college and the other is growing the Christian Faith while in college. Both are from our recent time spent with Danny Hays from Ouachita Baptist University.

Growing Faith Going to College

Growing Faith In College


List of books we recommend:

Do Hard Things:  by Alex and Brett Harris; Multnomah Press

Think Orange: Imagine the Impact When Church and Family Collide  by Reggie Joiner

Everyday Talk: Talking Freely and Naturally about God with Your Children by John Younts

The Parent Adventure: Preparing Your Children for a Lifetime with God by Selma Wilson

20 (Surprisingly Simple) Rules and Tools for a Great Family by Steve Stephens

Grace-Based Parenting  by Dr. Tim Kimmel

Raising a Modern-Day Knight: A Father’s Role in Guiding His Son to Authentic Manhood by Robert Lewis

Building Faith at Home: Why Faith at Home Must Be Your Church’s #1 Priority by Mark A. Holmen

Wild at Heart: Discovering the Secret of a Man’s Soul by John Eldredge

Raising Great Kids by Dr.Cloud , Dr.Townsend

Prodigals and Those Who Love Them: Words of Encouragement for Those Who Wait by Ruth Graham

Confident Parenting by Jim Burns

Parenting With Scripture: A Topical Guide for Teachable Moments by Kara Durbin

Transforming Children Into Spiritual Champions: Why Children Should Be Your Church’s #1 Priority by George Barna

The Family You’ve Always Wanted: Five Ways You Can Make It Happen by Gary Chapman

What a Difference a Daddy Makes: The Indelible Imprint a Dad Leaves on His Daughter’s Life by Dr. Kevin Leman

Shepherding a Child’s Heart by Tedd Tripp

She Calls Me Daddy by Robert Wolgemuth

Parenting Today’s Adolescent Helping Your Child Avoid The Traps Of The Preteen And Teen Years by Dennis Rainey, Barbara Rainey, and Bruce Nygren

Eyes Wide Open: Looking for God in Popular Culture by William Romanowski

Age of Opportunity: A Biblical Guide to Parenting Teens, Second Edition by Paul David Tripp

Different Children, Different Needs: Understanding the Unique Personality of Your Child by Charles F. Boyd

What a Daughter Needs From Her Dad: How a Man Prepares His Daughter for Life by Michael Farris

Daughters and Dads: Building a Lasting Relationship by Chap Clark

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