5 Parenting Styles (5TP)

5 Parenting Styles (5TP)

Too Much & Too Little Are Both Bad Parenting

“Fathers, provoke not your children to anger, lest they be discouraged.” —Colossians 3:21


Use the chart at the top to find your balance when parenting.

The answer is to allow for a balance of freedom and discipline for children.

You also want to find a balance of love for self and others. In other words, you can come first sometimes.

  • Children need boundaries, limits, and love.
  • Children need freedom to explore and make mistakes.
  • Children need a sense of safety and direction.
  • Great leaders provide direction but not too much control.

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