Awaking Wonder: Opening Your Child's Heart to the Beauty of Learning
ISBN: 0764235885
EAN13: 9780764235887
Language: English
Pages: 224
Format: Hardcover

Awaking Wonder: Opening Your Child's Heart to the Beauty of Learning

Book Overview
Sally, what is your secret? For years, parents worldwide have asked beloved author Sally Clarkson how she and her husband have ignited a love for learning and a deep faith in their children. They want to know how the Clarksons launched their children to live such vibrant, flourishing lives as adults. Awaking Wonder is Sally's answer to those questions. This book is thirty-six years in the making and provides a deep dive into Sally's most profound legacy: nurturing and guiding her four children into a wonder-filled life. If you are idealistic and hopeful about the process of raising your children to be healthy and vibrant, you will find encouragement through the Clarksons' story. If you are exhausted, confused, ill equipped, or unsupported in your journey as a parent, you will find relief through the countless ideas in this book. Awaking Wonder will inspire you, delight you, provide laughter, and bring tears through the heartfelt stories of four lively children and the wondrous life they grew up in together. Journey with Sally toward - cultivating wonder all around you, alongside your children - understanding how to open your children's hearts and minds to the grand design, beauty, and goodness scattered throughout the universe - laying a foundation for spiritual formation and a robust faith in God - nurturing your children to live into their capacity in intellect, faith, and relationships If you long for a holistic, spiritually foundational approach to parenting and education, this is the book you've been waiting for. The companion guide, The Awaking Wonder Experience , will help you apply Sally's principles in life-changing ways.
Editor Reviews
From the Back Cover Sally, what is your secret? For years, parents worldwide have asked beloved author Sally Clarkson how she and her husband have ignited a love for learning and a deep faith in their children. They want to know how the Clarksons launched their children to live such vibrant, flourishing lives as adults. Awaking Wonder is Sally's answer to those questions. This book is thirty-six years in the making and provides a deep dive into Sally's most profound legacy: nurturing and guiding her four children into a wonder-filled life. Her story will inspire and encourage you for what is possible in raising your own children. Children are one of the greatest treasures of every generation. Parents long to provide a life in which they can flourish in body, soul, and mind. Yet in today's culture, many feel they are floundering as they nurture their children. If you are idealistic and hopeful about the process of raising your children to be healthy and vibrant, you will find encouragement through the Clarksons' story. If you are exhausted, ill-equipped, confused, or unsupported in your journey as a parent, you will find relief through the countless ideas and practical applications in this book. Awaking Wonder will inspire you, delight you, provide laughter, and bring tears through the heartfelt stories of four lively children and the wondrous life they grew up in together. Journey with Sally toward - cultivating wonder all around you, alongside your children - understanding how to invigorate and open your children's hearts and minds to the grand design, beauty, and goodness scattered throughout the universe - laying a foundation for spiritual formation and a robust faith in God - nurturing your children to live into their capacity in intellect, faith, and relationships If you long for a holistic, creative, spiritually foundational approach to parenting and education, this is the book you've been waiting for. The companion guide, The Awaking Wonder Experience , will help you apply Sally's principles in practical, life-changing ways. Sally Clarkson is the beloved author of multiple bestselling books, including Own Your Life , The Lifegiving Home with her daughter Sarah, Desperate with Sarah Mae, and Different with her son Nathan. As a mother of four, she has inspired thousands of women through Whole Heart Ministries and Mom Heart conferences. Sally also encourages many through her website, www.sallyclarkson.com, and on her popular podcast, At Home With Sally .