Helping someone prepare for the responsibilities, challenges, and joys of parenting is difficult because everyone's experience is different. But there are many similarities every new parent faces. This guide offers practical parenting tips and warm encouragement for new moms and dads.
This Resource contains all of the following:
Introduction: Preparing for Parenthood
Everyone's experience with parenthood is different, but one thing's for sure: at some point, we all need some help and understanding.
The Wonder of the First Year
One of God's greatest gifts is watching a person become.
Getting a Good Night's Sleep
How to help your baby stay down for the night.
11 ways to keep your baby safer at night.
He Cries When I Leave Him
Are you worried about how you'll be able to leave your child with a sitter or at church nursery? Here's how you can foster healthy independence.
Bless Your Baby with Books
Think a baby's too young to appreciate good books? Here are four ways to share a love of language with your child.
Beyond the Blues
My post-delivery depression left me feeling ashamed and alone. But depression doesn't have to steal the joy from being a parent. Learn about the signs of and treatment for post-partum depression.