- Connecting with Your Child’s Heart
- Navigating through Outbursts and Tantrums
- Dealing with Entitlements and Teaching Respect
- Practical Help with the Strong-Willed Child
Conference Speaker: Mark Jones
Mark serves as Children’s Pastor at Quail Springs Baptist Church in Oklahoma City, OK. Mark has served as the Childhood Ministry Specialist for the Baptist Convention of Oklahoma providing training and resources to churches. He is a writer for LifeWay Christian Resources and leads Preschool & Children’s training conferences for church leaders across the nation. www.mrmarksclassroom.com
6:30 PM Meal begins
7:00- 7:10 Welcome & Introduction
7:10- 8:00 Session 1- The Seven Desires of Your Child’s Heart- No form of discipline will ever be effective if the only times you have together is about correction. Learn how to connect with your child’s heart through these simple steps you can take.
8:00- 8:10 Break
8:10- 9:00 Session 2- Navigating through Outbursts & Tantrums- You will find new ways of dealing with your child’s decisions by understanding how he thinks. These practical tips will serve you well when dealing with tantrums too.
8:30 AM Breakfast & Coffee
9:00- 9:10 Welcome & Prayer
9:10- 10:10 Session 3- Dealing with Entitlements and a Lack of Respect- Entitlements are a force to be reckoned with in our culture and it fits hand-in-glove with the lack of respect. You will learn simple strategies to practice and teach your children a much deeper appreciation for things and people.
10:10- 10:30 Break
10:30- 11:30 Session 4- Setting Limits for the Strong-Willed Child- Your child may become a great leader someday since they have such great ambition and need to test more often than other children. Learn how to harness that energy for the good without growing weary in the meantime.
11:30- Noon Q&A