Raising Christian Men

Of our 9 children, 6 are boys (our oldest is 17); so thinking about how to raise them properly is a constant. Children learn to do what they see the parents do; there are some things that the parents do that don’t make sense; and there are many things along the way that a parent needs to simply state because kids won’t know what you’re doing or why you’re doing it
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“Roughhousing with Your Kids” — great article from Art of Manliness

The Art of Manliness — http://artofmanliness.com/ — has LOTS of great information. This is just one of tons of great articles. I use the site as a source of information for training our boys to be men.

I have a manual of manly wisdom for each of our boys as they go through their Man Day — their 13th birthday, when they begin basic training for manliness — and this site is the source of a lot of that information.

It’s not a “Christian” site, I don’t present all of the information to our children, and what I present to our sons often has to be edited. BUT — it’s an excellent site, what with all of its manly information.

http://artofmanliness.com/2012/02/07/the-importance-of-roughhousing-with-your-kids/