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Who's in Charge Here?
As the case for biblical submission gains visibility, so does the argument for biblical equality
By Holly G. Miller

Give Peace a Chance
Teaching kids to control their anger is a value that benefits not only your family but society as a whole
By Meg Eastman, Ph.D., with Sydney Craft Rozen
06/28/2000

Blowing Up at Kids
When you lash out at your child, you lose a lot more than control
by Liza N. Burby
06/27/2000

Bending the Rules
We never allowed our kids to hit us--except this once
By Steven Lewis
06/27/2000

Strengthening Sibling Ties
No, it's not impossible to get brothers and sisters to get along
06/15/2000

Let's Talk About S-E-X
Advice for fathers on that most uncomfortable of topics: Discussing it may help convince your children to wait till marriage
05/19/2000

Faith-Based Sex Education Takes Hold
The hope is that connecting sexuality to spiritual values will teach young people more respect for themselves and their partners
Louise D. Palmer
05/15/2000

How to Raise an Obedient Child
The authors of 'Childwise' offer a shortcut for getting kids to follow instructions
by Gary Ezzo and Robert Bucknam, M.D.
04/26/2000

The Tree and Me
Most of the time, a child's most powerful spiritual experience doesn't take place in Sunday school.
by Rabbi Sandy Sasso
05/15/2000

Stressing and Stretching: Taming Tension the Yoga Way
By Garrett Sarley
05/30/2000

The Family That Does the Downward Dog Together ...
Two yoga instructional books make kids part of your daily yoga
by Faulkner Fox
05/30/2000

Don't Be Afraid of the Big Questions
First Steps
Rabbi Sandy Sasso
04/18/2000

On Becoming Childwise: Parenting Your Child from Three to Seven Years
by Gary Ezzo and Robert Bucknam, M.D.
review by Polly Morrice
04/14/2000

Listen to Your Kids
The Spiritual Parent
by Mimi Doe
04/06/2000

On Becoming Babywise
A Flawed Parenting Philosophy? Reprinted with permission from BabyCenter.com.
04/03/2000

Home Is in the Oven
The Christian Parent, by David and Heather Kopp
04/03/2000

Meeting in the Rain Forest
Journeying far from home to find out what home is all about
by Ira Rifkin
03/14/2000

Circle Round: Raising Children in Goddess Traditions
by Starhawk, Diane Baker, and Anne Hill
February 2000
Book review by Deirdre R. Schwiesow

Starving Body, Starving Soul
The desire to look like a fashion model has bred a dangerous cult of dieting.
February 2000
Jean G. Fitzpatrick

Picturing the Divine
When it comes to understanding God, we need to help our children fill in the blanks.
February 2000
Rabbi Sandy Sasso

Wild About Harry
Without fantasy, we lose our capacity to approach God with the trust, wonder and honesty of children.
January 2000
Jean G. Fitzpatrick

The Conversation
The kind every mother would like not to have....
January 2000
Fran Moreland Johns

Start Now
It's never to early nurture your child's religious imagination.
January 2000
Rabbi Sandy Sasso

The Boy on the Bench
When we can no longer watch out for our children, we have to believe that God will.
January 2000
Heather Kopp

"Daddy has died"
There was no guidebook for how to tell my children about Dan's sudden death
January 2000
Debbie Jospin

How to Think About Heaven
Cynthia Rylant's new kids book is stunning. Maria Shriver's is a pleasant surprise.
January 2000
Karen MacPherson

A Rescue from Karmic Disaster
A mom discovers how easy it can be to teach a Buddhist lesson of compassion.
January 2000
Dharma Mom

Cinderella, the Dharma Queen
In which the Fairy Godmother stands in for Buddha, and the wicked step-sisters are punished for "self-cherishing.
January 2000
Dharma Mom

Baby Snake in a Cup
A Zen parable for adults and children
January 2000
Rafe Martin and Manuela Soares

The Tigers and the Strawberry
A Zen parable for adults and children
January 2000
Rafe Martin and Manuela Soares

The Lion and The Tiger
A Zen parable for adults and children
December 1999
Rafe Martin and Manuela Soares

To Welcome a Child
A few words on having your heart stretched.
January 10, 2000
Wendy M. Wright

Screen It! Movie Reviews
What's Safe at the Cinema?

Candlelight
How our Advent wreath helps us stop time.
December 20, 1999
Jean G. Fitzpatrick

Come, Lord Jesus
Advent calm amid Christmas frenzy
December 20, 1999
Christine Whittaker

Helping Kids Keep the Fast
In December, self-denial is a hard sell.
December 20, 1999
Imam Khalid Fattah Griggs

Gifts that Endure
On giving time rather than presents
December 20, 1999
Rabbi Sandy Sasso

Holiday Religious Books for Children
December 1999
Karen MacPherson

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