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Social Media Tips For Kids And Parents

Parents / Focus on the Family /

Q: My kids are old enough to have their own social media accounts, and I'm reluctantly ready to let them. But I'm still nervous about it. Do you have any advice?

Jim: We've all heard the stories. Someone posts an offensive comment to social media and gets fired. A young boy stumbles across explicit content online and begins to struggle with ...Read more

Invest Time In Previous Generation

Parents / Focus on the Family /

Q: Now that my kids are grown, I have more time on my hands and want to invest it in something else meaningful. Do you have any suggestions?

Jim: We often place great emphasis on the next generation: The children growing up today who will become the leaders of tomorrow. That's certainly very worthwhile, but what about the previous generation?

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Assist Kids In Learning To Handle Money

Parents / Focus on the Family /

Q: Do you have any suggestions for helping our kids learn how to handle money in practical ways?

Jim: I think there's a financial application that many of us overlook as parents: Paying for extracurricular activities. We all know they can take a big bite out of the family budget, but it's usually a sacrifice we're happy to make because we know ...Read more

Connection Comes From Deep-Rooted Relationships

Parents / Focus on the Family /

Q: New year, new beginnings ... yada-yada-yada. It seems like every year I set goals for new things I want to accomplish, but even when I've managed to follow through and achieve them, I still feel unfulfilled. Isn't life all about seeking and finding new experiences? What am I missing?

Jim: At New Year's parties all over the world, many people...Read more


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