Character Trait studies for mom and kids! Obedience Principle- God always wants everyone to be obedient to him and wants children to be obedient to their parents What is obedience?-  following the rules, doing what I’m told (immediately), consent with contentment, heed to authority What is an example of being obedient?-Read More →

Character Trait studies you can do with your children! Attentiveness Principle- God wants us to show people we think they are worthy by giving our undivided attention to their words, feelings, and actions. What is attentiveness?- listening to what the other person is saying, doing, and feeling without getting distracted orRead More →

Last year I found myself losing my temper with my children more and more.  Part of my journey of breaking free from the world involves riding myself of anger, embracing patience, and loving better.  I’ve been working on memorizing some of these verses so that when I feel myself starting to getRead More →

Romans 12:2 (NIV)–  Do not conform to the pattern of this world, but be transformed by the renewing of your mind. Then you will be able to test and approve what God’s will is—his good, pleasing and perfect will. Clarke’s Commentary on the Bible Be ye transformed – Μεταμορφουσθε, Be yeRead More →

Contentment Principle- We need to realize that God has given us everything that we need to be happy in our present circumstances. Ask yourself and your children these questions and see what answers you/they can come up with before you start working on contentment.  After you have spent time working on it re-askRead More →

I believe that studying character traits is important for kids and adults.  I will be writing up short studies for a number of character traits and posting them under the Character Trait tab above.  These short studies can be useful just for you as you work on a specific trait butRead More →