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Daily Insights are insightful truths about reality that empower us to transform our way of thinking.

They are often challenging, and give us the coaching and courage to behave in a way we might never have thought of. They’re great to dwell on and remind ourselves of throughout the day.

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God does not support family cults

God does not support family cults, and will even enable a child to assert itself if a parent seeks to engulf the child’s developing identity.

© Copyright D. Riddell, 2012
Book Reference: Parenting Children Insights (PC 11)

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Touch-hungry children

Remember that touch-hungry children become touch-hungry adolescents. Don’t miss the opportunity to provide the remedy, before they start looking to others.

© Copyright D. Riddell, 2012
Book Reference: Parenting Children Insights (PC 10)

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A teenagers respect for the parent

A teenagers respect for the parent begins with the parent’s respect for the teenager. Parenting from behind verdicts does not earn trust or respect.

© Copyright D. Riddell, 2012
Book Reference: Parenting Children Insights (PC 9)

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One thing even worse than parental tyranny

One thing even worse than parental tyranny, is child tyranny of parents. “Mummy and Daddy look after me, so they are in charge of me” is the bottom line.

© Copyright D. Riddell, 2012
Book Reference: Parenting Children Insights (PC 8)

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Neither rescuing nor wrath

Let the mother be firmer in her gentleness, and let the father be gentler in his firmness. Neither rescuing nor wrath is helpful to a child.

© Copyright D. Riddell, 2012
Book Reference: Parenting Children Insights (PC 7)

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