Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Start by marking “Real Kids, Real Faith: Practices for Nurturing Children's Spiritual Lives” as Want to Read:
Real Kids, Real Faith: Practices for Nurturing Children's Spiritual Lives
Enlarge cover
Rate this book
Clear rating
Open Preview

Real Kids, Real Faith: Practices for Nurturing Children's Spiritual Lives

3.97  ·  Rating Details  ·  37 Ratings  ·  4 Reviews
In a culture that has lost touch with love, compassion, and meaning, how can parents be intentional about building a spiritual foundation for their children's development? In looking to their own upbringing for guidance, parents often feel even more at a loss--they don't want to make the same mistakes their parents did, so they either become too strict, or they take a comp ...more
Hardcover, 240 pages
Published April 5th 2004 by Jossey-Bass
More Details... edit details

Friend Reviews

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

Reader Q&A

To ask other readers questions about Real Kids, Real Faith, please sign up.

Be the first to ask a question about Real Kids, Real Faith

This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Add this book to your favorite list »

Community Reviews

(showing 1-30 of 94)
filter  |  sort: default (?)  |  Rating Details
Amy Vereggen-goeldner
Apr 14, 2016 Amy Vereggen-goeldner rated it really liked it
I liked reading this book. I enjoyed Karen Marie Yust's thoughts and ideas on practicing your faith with your family. I could sense her deep commitment and love for this topic. And she provides a bunch of helpful practices. She starts off with some great advice: as parents we must provide our faith in every fabric of our families lives. So providing Christian books alongside popular books, prayer time alongside fun time, Christian movies alongside popular movies, etc. Also, always talking and re ...more
Carla
Aug 02, 2011 Carla rated it really liked it
This is a very practical book for parents and others who work with children. As the premise of the book states, many parents, in striving not to make the same mistakes their parents made, create a new set of mistakes. Because we know there is no perfect solution in raising spiritual children, this book helps to reinforce positive spiritual disciplines and practices that work. It was required reading in a class on ministry with children and young families, and I thanked my professor for assigning ...more
JJ
Jul 04, 2012 JJ rated it did not like it
Note much helpful here. Read like a research paper and not something I could make use of. What disappointment!
Kerry
Apr 24, 2008 Kerry rated it really liked it
Shelves: parenting
I look forward to incorporating many of these ideas into my spiritual life both with my family and personally.
Linda
Linda is currently reading it
Jun 06, 2016
Yan Siu
Yan Siu is currently reading it
Apr 27, 2016
Josiah Canto
Josiah Canto rated it really liked it
Apr 27, 2016
Annie
Annie marked it as to-read
Apr 25, 2016
Diann Bailey
Diann Bailey rated it it was amazing
Apr 14, 2016
Dori
Dori marked it as to-read
Apr 14, 2016
Katie
Katie marked it as to-read
Mar 24, 2016
Jessica Gemeinhart
Jessica Gemeinhart marked it as to-read
Mar 24, 2016
Meagan
Meagan marked it as to-read
Mar 21, 2016
N R
N R added it
Mar 15, 2016
Helga
Helga rated it really liked it
May 28, 2016
Keri Woloszynski
Keri Woloszynski rated it liked it
Feb 07, 2016
Pam
Pam added it
Feb 05, 2016
Kristi
Kristi marked it as to-read
Jan 16, 2016
Christina
Christina marked it as to-read
Dec 12, 2015
Christa
Christa marked it as to-read
Nov 24, 2015
Jimmie
Jimmie rated it it was ok
Nov 06, 2015
Lori James
Lori James is currently reading it
May 26, 2016
Harrison Bowlin
Harrison Bowlin marked it as to-read
Oct 03, 2015
Jodi
Jodi added it
Sep 08, 2015
Roberta
Roberta marked it as to-read
Aug 22, 2015
Amanda
Amanda is currently reading it
Aug 20, 2015
Lacey
Lacey marked it as to-read
Aug 13, 2015
Simon
Simon marked it as to-read
Jul 05, 2015
Joyce Horn
Joyce Horn marked it as to-read
Mar 21, 2015
Monica Burton
Monica Burton rated it it was amazing
Mar 12, 2015
« previous 1 3 4 next »
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Be the first to start one »

Share This Book