Are People Still Spanking their Kids?
Just like we don’t smoke on airplanes or litter carelessly anymore, I thought that smacking our kids around to get them to mind had rightly gone out of style. Yes, kids need to be disciplined. That truth remains but when discipline crosses a line and we continually hear tragic stories on the news of parents severely beating their kids, what are we to do?
Disciplining Children: Seeing the End From the Beginning
Raising children is challenging, and there is much disagreement among parents over the proper use of discipline. What is the proper basis for discipline?When it comes to children and discipline, there is much controversy. Discipline comes in many forms and is given in a variety of ways and for a variety of reasons—some right and some wrong.