Help For Parents

We love helping all kinds of families to find God’s grace and truth wherever they are right now. Toward that end, we’ve developed a variety of resources to help parents, including parenting tips, a free ebookparent coaching, parent counseling, books, free downloadable resourcessmall group resources, and an online course. You can also use this form to contact us regarding your parenting question or concern.


Parenting Tips

Every week we send out parenting tips to our growing community around the world. These tips are both practical and thoughtful. We’ll give you ideas you can put to use right away that will help you become a wiser parent. [read more]

Parent Coaching

For parents who want that extra personal guidance to connect well with their families, we offer one-on-one personalized parent coaching. [read more]

Parent Counseling

Connected Families Counseling offers graceful, solution-focused help for parents and families. Our staff specializes in marriage and family issues and has extensive experience working with teens and their parents. [Visit Connected Families Counseling]

Free Ebook

Do you ever feel stuck in a parenting rut? The powerful and practical 36-page Discipline that Connects® Handbook delivers the wisdom of God’s grace and truth for parenting in quick, digestible morsels. [read more]

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Our Books

Jim and Lynne have written and published two books.

How to Grow a Connected Family with Contagious Love and Faith focuses on how to understand and implement the Connected Families Framework in your family — growing from a Foundation of God’s grace and truth to Connect with, Coach, and Correct your children.

Discipline that Connects with Your Child’s Heart focuses in specifically on discipline, and how to make sure you’re communicating four powerful messages to your kids: “You are SAFE,” “You are LOVED,” You are “GOD’S WORKMANSHIP,” and “You are RESPONSIBLE.”

Free Downloadable Resources

We’ve collected a few practical tools, posters, and handouts to help you grow a connected family. [read more]

Resources We Recommend

Here are a few books and other resources produced by other folks that have impacted us profoundly and/or that we recommend. [read more]

Discipline That Connects: Small Group Resources

Are you ready to dig in to the nitty-gritty of parenting with your small group? Are you ready for parenting material that’s more than a quick-fix — that’s about lasting heart change that will transform your family? Here it is! [read more]

Discipline That Connects: 6 Module Online Course

Ever feel like you want to change your parenting but don’t know where to start? Discipline that Connects is for you! This six-session course delivers practical, grace-filled teaching that will help you learn to be the parent you’ve always longed to be. [read more]