Sometimes it is the little things that go under the radar that we should be really concerned about as we parent our children. We tend to deal with the in-your-face arguments, temper tantrums, out-and-out lying, but attitude, now that is another thing. Attitudes are hard to define; they are hard to put a finger on. But if we don’t deal with the attitudes (what is in the heart) then we will only deal with external behaviours – and our child will never learn and grow. So that is what we are talking about today, what is attitude and how do we deal with it as a heart-focused parent. This post has been updated and shared on the Heart-focused Podcast: Being a Christian Parent and Addressing your Children’s Bad Attitudes
Over to you:
Any tips on dealing with attitude? How do you recognise it? How do you help your kids recognise it?