Letter from a child. Get the Kleenex out.

Letter from a child. Get the Kleenex out.

It’s amazing what happens when a kid feels understood. I received this email from a middle school student named Justin. Look how insightful he is. Dear Mr. Martin, You and your son are the first people who have really understood me so I want to ask a favor....
My argument with a pastor about discipline.

My argument with a pastor about discipline.

I received a phone call from a pastor recently, angry that his church had booked me to speak because I didn’t believe enough in punishment and consequences. He accused me of allowing children to rule the home. I asked him to please read this blog post and listen...
Encounter with high strung, stalker lady.

Encounter with high strung, stalker lady.

  Weird Encounter with High Strung Mom at the Library So I had this weird encounter with a single Mom at the local library. I’m browsing through books and a lady is watching me. I get self-conscious. Does she think I’m stealing books or something?...
Get Kids Moving ASAP Without Yelling?

Get Kids Moving ASAP Without Yelling?

How Can You Get Kids Moving ASAP When There Isn’t Time to Be Calm? So this is cool. A dad downloaded the new CDs and listened on his way back and forth to work. I’m always happy to personally answer questions as you’re listening to the new CDs. Q:...