Parenting Teens - August 29, 2012
Day 13 - Love Language - Affirming Words
Speaking affirming words is one of the five love languages.
• the words we speak to our teenagers can stay with them for the rest of their lives • tell them of your love and pride in them affirm them (not just when they please you; not just for their achievements) • affirm their looks • aim at five positive comments for every one negative comment • find things for which to praise them • loving words build confidence and affect their attitudes • loving words can be spoken and written
Which of the five expressions of love do you find hardest to show to your children?
From Series: "Parenting Teenagers"
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