*Disclaimer: I was gifted a copy of the book My First, Second, & Third Attempts at Parenting: Discovering the Heart of Parenting by Steve Murrell courtesy of Church Strengthening Ministry, Inc. in exchange for my honest review. The views and opinions expressed in this post are my own and do not necessarily represent the postings, strategies or opinions of the author and publishing company.
I will cut to the chase- this book that I’m about to recommend to you is worth reading.
I guarantee that every page is exceptionally narrated by a father’s own experiences and personal reflections while navigating the path of parenthood not once, not twice, but thrice.
The author began telling that the ultimate purpose of this book is to honor God and make disciples. He reiterated it at the last chapter by saying “Living all of life to please God is how we discover the heart of parenting.”
The emphasis is apparent for those who embrace the lordship of Jesus Christ in every area of their lives and that includes parenting.
“Why do you call me, ‘Lord, Lord,’ and do not do what I say?” Luke 6:46 (NIV)
God’s Word gives very specific instruction in every area of parenting. Yet, many parents ignore these commands and try to replace them with principles based on ungodly parenting resource. Continue reading