Posts with the tag “children”
RULES TO LIVE BY
by Joppie Maritz on October 27th, 2022
The act of raising and training children sometimes plays second fiddle to the continual buzz of busyness!
How can I grow my child?
by Joppie Maritz on May 6th, 2022
Regardless of the level of skill, learning to motivate our children to not be half-hearted in their efforts is a very important step in helping them grow...
by Joppie Maritz on November 18th, 2021
Good character is best described by its traits, such as integrity, doing the right thing, honesty, courage and being peace-loving. There is no quick-fix to building character – you cannot buy it and it takes a great deal of wisdom to attain it...
Time to Train
by Joppie Maritz on November 4th, 2021
When the Bible talks about training our children, it is not talking about gaining skills and a giving a good performance. Training a child is about teaching him or her how to have a relationship with God...
Culture of Kindness: Privilege and Entitlement
by Joppie Maritz on October 6th, 2021
Gratitude and entitlement are essentially opposites. Gratitude says “I notice and appreciate” while entitlement says “I deserve”.
Let Your Kids Lose a Little
by Joppie Maritz on August 5th, 2021
Failure is a part of life, and although nobody particularly enjoys the experience, it remains one of the most effective ways we learn.