First Baptist Church, Huntsville, AL
Saturday, December 20, 2014

Parent Ministry

Youth Parents - we have a good word for you!  First Baptist Huntsville is here to support you!
 
Discipleship Opportunities - 
First, we do this by believing in the old proverb, "It takes a village to raise a child."  Because we believe in this proverb, we offer various opportunities to bring parents together.  Here are our upcoming Parent Ministry events:
Our Spring 2015 opportunities for parenting and discipleship will be announced soon.
 
Resources - 
Second, we want to equip you with resources. 
At one point we hosted a parenting seminar on "Parenting After the Storms".  Click HERE to view the videos featuring Jack and Amanda Ragland of the Vine Counseling Ministry.
  • Click HERE for Downloadable files.
Recommended Books: (listed in no particular order)
Sticky Faith by Kara Powell and Chap Clark
Almost Christian by Kenda Creasy Dean - Parent's Guide
Practicing Passion by Kenda Creasy Dean
Teen-Proofing by John Rosemond
 
Helpful Links:
The Vine Pastoral Counseling Center - Teenage Emotional Health
Center for Parent / Youth Understanding - a helpful resource on today's adolescent culture and trends
Sticky Faith - a resource for churches and families to help a child/'s faith "stick" through the transition into adulthood
Search Institute - a research institute that has compiled 30+ years of studies to formulate the "40 Developmental Assets" and more useful materials
Peacemaker Ministries - a ministry to  equip and assist Christians and churches to respond to conflict biblically