Abundant Life Children

IMG_0853Several months ago, I wrote about my journey into respectful, punishment-free parenting.  If you haven’t read it yet, you might find it helpful to click here and read it first.

A large amount of my writing focuses on honoring a child’s need, hearing the child’s voice, and respectfully guiding children’s behavior in developmentally appropriate ways.  In response to these articles, I receive wonderful questions and feedback sharing legitimate concerns:

But children need boundaries, right?  What about safety – you can’t negotiate with a child who’s about to run into the street?  How do they learn to behave?

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