Category Archive: Biblical Parenting

Feb 02

New Dutch title available

Lou Priolo is pleased to announce a new Dutch translation of his book on parenting and teaching your children

Jun 12

A Conversation on Fathers Day

Fathers & Parenting – A Conversation on Fathers Day from Valleydale Church on Vimeo.  

Jan 03


A few days ago I was counseling the parents of a teenager who related to me an account of a recent conflict in their home. The conflict ended abruptly when the girl sarcastically said to her father, “Whatever!” and then made a beeline for the door. Her parents were looking to me for advice on …

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Jan 16

How to deal with Disrespectul Teenagers – Part 3

In this final blog article, I will address the question, “With what will your teen replace his discourteous deeds?” Below is a worksheet your can use to help train your teen to be more respectful. The ‘form’ encourages your child to rate each suggestion according to its ease or difficulty.”   Specific ways I can …

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Jan 02

How to deal with Disrespectful Teenagers – Part 2

Last time we explored the selfishness and pride that often generates all manner of disrespectful attitudes. But there are other reasons teens find to justify disrespecting their parents. Here is a worksheet to go over with your children to help them identify other sinful thoughts and motives behind their impertinence. Why am I disrespectful? The …

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Dec 19

How to Deal with Disrespectful Teenagers

As a rule, nothing provokes parents to anger quicker than disrespect. There is something about an insolent son or daughter that upsets a parent and incites him to action—often the wrong kind of action. In this post and the ones that will follow, I’ll explore what disrespect is, how it is displayed, why teenagers might …

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Nov 07

Lou teaching biblical counseling in Brazil

Lou left on Sunday November 5th to speak at a conference for pastors in Brazil.  Lou’s speaking schedule including topics is listed below. Tuesday Evening @ 7:30                      What is Biblical Counseling? Wednesday Morning @ 10:30            Helping People Who Are Angry Wednesday Evening @ 8:40                Helping People Who Are Fearful Thursday Evening @ …

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