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3 Reasons Why Parents Must Teach Their Children Media Wisdom

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3 Reasons Why Parents Must Teach Their Children Media Wisdom

By Dr. Ted Baehr, Publisher

*Editor’s Note: This article is part of our parenting series. For similar stories, click here.

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There are three necessary steps in teaching discernment to children:

  • Parents must teach children a Christian worldview and inform them about other worldviews and philosophies in the context of reinforcing Christian Theism.
  • Parents must prepare children to think about and reject the subtle messages of the media.
  • Parents must teach children and model a godly disciplined lifestyle.

The church must battle the prevalent secular mindset and worldview by training students to think and live biblically.

*Editor’s Note: These articles are adapted from Dr. Ted Baehr’s THE CULTURE WISE FAMILY book. You can buy a copy from www.movieguide.org or on Amazon.

 

 

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