Milestone 1

Milestone 1:  Parent/Baby Dedication

  • Parent Seminar:  Understanding Parent/Baby Dedication (required) – child development, importance of mom and dad, ways to bless your child and build biblical foundations
  • Core competency:  parent as the primary faith trainer
  • Target ages: 0-2

Resources for Milestone 1:  Parent/Baby Dedication

Spiritual Milestones:  A Guide to Celebrating Your Children’s Spiritual Passages (Weidmann and Ledbetter)

Spiritual Growth of Children:  Helping Your Child Develop a Personal Faith (Trent, Bruner, and Osborne)

The 10 Building Blocks of a Happy Family (Burns)

It Starts at Home:  A Practical Guide to Nurturing Lifelong Faith (Bruner and Stroope)


Parenting is Heart Work (Turansky and Miller)

Blessing Your Children:  How You Can Love the Kids in Your Life (Hayford)

Bedtime Blessings, volumes 1 & 2 (Trent)

Praying the Scriptures for Your Children:  Discover How to Pray God’s Will for Their Lives (Berndt)

Grace-Based Parenting (Kimmel)

Parenting with Scripture:  A Topical Guide for Teachable Moments (Durbin)

God and Me!:  Devotions for Girls Ages 2-5, volumes 1 & 2 (Klammer)

Gotta Have God:  Fun Devotions for Boys Ages 2-5, volumes 1 & 2 (Klammer)

Say Goodbye to Whining, Complaining, and Bad Attitudes . . . in You and Your Kids! (Turansky and Miller)