Loving Our Kids on Purpose, Making a Heart to Heart Connection
By Danny Silk
Destiny Image Publishers, Inc., P. O. Box 310, Shippensburg, PA 17257
9780768403527, $ 16.99, 2013, 185 pages
Reviewed by: Richard R. Blake
A Model for an Intentional Parenting Lifestyle
Loving Our Kids on Purpose, Making a Heart to Heart Connection provides the reader with a practical and powerful tool for raising children in a warm secure environment where they can develop strong Christian character while discovering God’s purpose and will for their lives.
Danny Silk is intentional and intuitive in his resolve to impact not only his family but also the parents within his church, his community and beyond. He describes a far-reaching paradigm shift in the way parents can approach family roles and goals in parenting by looking through “a new set of eyes.”
The pages are filled with practical illustrations and scenarios that the reader can identify with which demonstrate the importance of “training up a child” in the nurture of the Lord, and guidelines for motivating obedience, approaching discipline, handling stress, and improving family relationships.
Danny is an articulate communicator; his writing is clear and arresting filled with practical applications and principles for raising kids. His writing is direct; his content chock-full of valuable principles for equipping parents to accept the spiritual challenge to incorporate Biblical ideologies and standards into their parenting approach.
Loving Our Kids on Purpose provides the reader with important guidelines and ideas for forming a child’s character, connecting, and communicating with toddlers, children, and teens in ways that will model effective future generations to come.
A complimentary copy of this book was provided for review purposes. The opinions expressed are my own.