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I Can't Believe You Just Said That!

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The best-selling author of Don’t Make Me Count to Three! lays out a simple, Bible-based plan that shows parents how to help their kids tame their tongues and walk in the transforming power of Christ.

Are you ever embarrassed or shocked by what comes out of your child’s mouth? Do you raise your voice, threaten, and coerce but find yourself frustrated because nothing seems to work?  

In I Can’t Believe You Just Said That!, Ginger Hubbard provides a practical, three-step plan to reach beyond the behaviors of tongue-related struggles - such as lying, tattling, and whining - to address your child’s heart. After all, as Matthew 12:34 tells us, “the mouth speaks what the heart is full of”.

By moving past the idea that parenting is about rigid rule setting or behavior management, we can set aside ineffective practices such as scolding, ignoring the offense, or merely administering punishment. Instead, we start to see that our children’s outbursts are prime opportunities for the ultimate goal of all parenting: to guide them to the redemptive work of Jesus and his transformational power.

©2018 Ginger Hubbard (P)2018 Thomas Nelson

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  • 30-03-2020

simply outstanding

a fantastic and well researched guide to Christian based parenting. I'm eager to try these methods and I'm deeply grateful that I was able to find this book. the narrator did a fantastic job and in fact almost too good particularly during the fighting scenes where I had to turn the volume down several times.

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  • Joy Casey
  • 26-03-2020

A very valuable book!

Children used to routinely be raised according to biblical principle AND to learn and memorize bible verses to guide their lives. This book gives great guidance in the biblical training of our children. Very worthwhile!

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  • Samantha George
  • 11-11-2019

a parenting lifeline

wow! convicted my heart as I prepared to convict and train my boys. loved every minute of it. Thanks a million Ginger!

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  • Monica Koors
  • 03-04-2019

Christian Parenting

I loved this Christ centered parenting book with practical applications! Very helpful!! Recommended highly to assist your Godly parenting walk!!

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  • Sandra
  • 23-10-2018

Insightful

Loved this book. It was wonderful how Ginger chose a step to get to 'The heart of the matter' by ideas of questions to ask and then give the child ideas of how to replace bad behavior with good behavior. Excellent. Also loved the way the reader read the book. Thank you.

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  • BGriffin
  • 28-09-2018

ok book.

i think its a good reminder to first, study yourself and intentions before trying to mentor your children. discipline, inward review, priorities are the takeaway for me.

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  • Ashley Tykac
  • 06-05-2018

Just the support I needed

I resonate with this book so much. It’s as though the author was a fly in our house and overheard these exact conversations. I like how she gives practical advice. Laid out clearly to really get after the heart issue. I just wonder how these principles would work with other adults in my life.