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What It Means to Be a Noble Knight

When you were a child, was there an area where you really struggled to do what was right? Did you normally obey the first time you were asked, or did you have to make a mistake before learning to do what was right?

This month, our virtue is Noble Knight. Being a Noble Knight means living with honor and integrity—in other words, knowing what’s right and doing it even when it’s tough. A Noble Knight pursues what is right and just.


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Help Your Kids Live A Life Of Bold Adventure

What were some of your most memorable adventures as a kid? How do your kids’ adventures compare to yours?

According to an article published by the Washington Post in 2015, “There’s Never Been a Safer Time to Be a Kid in America.” Yet, even with greater safety, most parents allow their kids to explore less and have less independence than kids in previous generations. Is this focus on safety really helping our kids, or do we need to loosen our grip on our children in order to help grow into adults who take healthy risks?

Our February virtue is “Bold Adventurer.” The basic definitions of “bold” and “adventurer” involve taking risks.


How Do You Build a Boy?

Foundations: Developmentally Appropriate Practices

Never have I heard anyone say “Wow! That is a solid foundation!” about a newly constructed home. People are often in awe of the finished product, a house visually upright with all of the finishing touches. However, the foundation that supports this new structure is crucial to its longevity and is a vital step in the construction process.

This same idea holds true for early childhood education.


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Developing Your "Why" as a Dad - Recap and Resources

Strategic Dads University

We are grateful for the participation we had this week in this semester’s first session of Strategic Dads University. As promised, we wanted to make the outline and resources available to the participants and to all parents.

Here is the outline with highlights and embedded resources.



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VIRTUE OF THE MONTH
The Noble Knight

Called to Duty

● Lives by a code of honor and integrity
● Shows respect to their friends, families and communities
● Takes initiative for the benefit of others
● Honors their commitments
● Steps up and face difficult situations
● Courageously lives by the code of standards in the Bible

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Strategic Parenting Blog

Facing Life & Lions with Honor

What It Means to Be a Noble Knight When you were a child, was there an area where you really struggled to do what was right? Did you normally obey…

Help Your Kids Live A Life Of Bold Adventure

What were some of your most memorable adventures as a kid? How do your kids’ adventures compare to yours? According to an article published by the…