Books and Videos
Recommended Resources for Parents as well as those doing Ministry with Youth and Pre-teens:
Hold on To Your Kids: Why Parents Need to Matter More Than Peers by Gordon Neufeld (2005), recommended by Paul Robertson, Youth Culture Specialist
"Rock-Solid Kids: Giving Children a Biblical Foundation for Life" by Larry Fowler (2004)
"The Feelings Book: the Care and Keeping of Your Emotions" by American Girl Library (2002)
"Transforming Children into Spiritual Champions" by George Barna (2003)
"Como Transformar A Los Ninos En Campeones Espirituales" George Barna (2006)
Passport to Purity by Dennis Rainey, Barbara Rainey, 2012 (ages 10-13 & Parents); a weekend retreat kit dealing with peer pressure, sexual development; dating and sexuality issues and moral integrity.
Preparing for Adolescence by James Dobson, 1999, (ages 10-13 & Parents); a CD dealing with self-esteem, peer pressure, puberty, dating and purity; emotions, conflict and independence.
Raising a Modern-Day Knight by Robert Lewis, 2007, (ages 11-17 & Parents); Book or CD dealing with a father's role in guiding his son to real manhood; a boy's right to passage.
Make you Think - Values Collection by Shauna Simmons; a set of 12 DVDs which deliver a high-impact challenge to students, helping them think about "living with character.”