Ep. 21: Fight Fears & Cultural Lies About Discipline

Culture and modern ideas about parenting bring continual attacks against biblical parenting. Christian moms often face discouragement and fears that come from culture, a lack of role models, our upbringings, and more. Dig in with us to discover the dangers of giving in, and how to press through challenging moments to give consistent, loving, biblical discipline to our children.

Listen in as Jess continues talks with her friend Wendy, about:

  • the fears moms face about disciplining our children
  • common challenges that tempt us to give in and give up
  • the attitudes and truth we need to push through fear and walk in faith

This episode’s Quick Mom Verse:

“Examine yourselves, to see whether you are in the faith. Test yourselves. Or do you not realize this about yourselves, that Jesus Christ is in you?—unless indeed you fail to meet the test!” ~2 Corinthians 13:5

GO DEEPER: Read through 1 John to evaluate if you are in the faith!
Are You a FOOL as a Mother? — Jess Connell

  • (Listen to episode 20 to understand the foundation for this episode.)
  • God’s Word: A Firm Foundation — Jess Connell
  • James 1:5– “If any of you lacks wisdom, let him ask God, who gives generously to all without reproach, and it will be given him.”
  • Hebrews 12:11– “For the moment all discipline seems painful rather than pleasant, but later it yields the peaceful fruit of righteousness to those who have been trained by it.”
  • When Your Kids Need You to Be Stubborn— Jess Connell



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