In Today S World Of Two Income Families, Preparing A Son To Provide For A Single Income Family Seems An Overwhelming Task Christian Parents Will Find It Helpful To Have A Purpose And Plan As They Raise Sons Who Will One Day Be Responsible For Supporting A Family Steve Maxwell Presents The Groundwork For Preparing Your Son To Be A Wage Earning Adult He Gives Practical Suggestions And Direction To Parents For Working With Their Sons From Preschool Age All The Way Through To Adulthood You Will Be Challenged To Evaluate Your Own Life And Example You Are Setting For Your SonScripture Quotations From The King James Version. 4 stars This book helps teach sons how to develop a heart to provide for their homes It book cautions against allowing appetites to develop which will essentially be a waste of time and not provide value to the family One of the things they mention is team sports Sometimes cited as a way for children to learn to work hard with others, Maxwell explains children can develop these skills by working with siblings to develop t
I really like the Ideas in this book but, some of the ideas may be considered extreme I m sure I m not going to be able to strickly adhere to some of the suggestions he makes the over all idea of the book, of teaching your boys, starting from the time the are very young, to learn a variety of skills and also not to have expensive hobbies and passions that require extra income beyond the daily needs of a
Like us, the Maxwell s are a homeschool family And since we have three sons, my interest in this book was from a practical how to standpoint But Steve Maxwell also answered the why question in this book It was a very helpful book and gave me some things to think about. I liked this as much for what it taught me as a grown man about a Christian life as for its advice regarding parenting Even though I suspect I have a lot of theological differences with the author, this was a very profitable book for me. Very practical Some ideas seem somewhat radical but thought provoking. I found some good nuggets in here but overall it wasn t too earth shattering Some of their views, as mentioned by other reviewers are perhaps hard to come to grips with but not necessarily wrong.
- 192 pages
- Preparing Sons to Provide for a Single-Income Family
- Steven Maxwell
- 11 May 2017 Steven Maxwell