Lead Your Family Like Jesus: Powerful Parenting Principles from the Creator of Families
Does your family need a five-star general at the helm? A psychologist? A referee? Ken Blanchard, best-selling co-author of The One Minute Manager and Lead Like Jesus , points to a better role model: the Son of God. Joined by veteran parents and authors Phil Hodges and Tricia Goyer, renowned business mentor Blanchard shows how every family member benefits when parents take the reins as servant-leaders. Moms and dads will see themselves in a whole new light--as life-changers who get their example, strength, and joy from following Jesus at home. This user-friendly book's practical principles and personal stories mark the path to a truly Christ-centered family, where integrity, love, grace, self-sacrifice, and forgiveness make all the difference.
From the Back Cover What Would Jesus Do . . . with Your Kids? Does your family need an event planner to get organized? A psychologist to calm the drama? A playground monitor to halt the hair-pulling? When it comes to family leadership, what your children really need is . . . you, acting like Jesus. Sound intimidating? It doesn't have to be. Not when Ken Blanchard, best-selling coauthor of The One Minute Manager and Lead Like Jesus , reveals twelve priceless parenting princ-iples based on the Savior's life and teachings. Joined by veteran parents and authors Phil Hodges and Tricia Goyer, Blanchard explains how every family member benefits when parents take the reins as servant-leaders. In Lead Your Family Like Jesus , you'll discover how your heart, head, hands, and habits can work together as you serve your way to a truly Christ-centered family. In this wonderful book, Ken Blanchard, Phil Hodges, and Tricia Goyer show how Jesus can change your family to make it a life-giving, heart-expanding, soul-forming community of greatness. --John Ortberg, senior pastor of Menlo Park Presbyterian Church and author of Who Is This Man?