How do your goals for releasing your kids shape what you do today?
Take some time to journal and process the questions below, they’ll help you apply parenting principles that will set you up for success.
What do you think it means to “gradually” release your children? Why is this important?
Does the idea of releasing your child into the world cause you fear or anxiety?
Think of any “release points” you’ve already faced in your child’s life. Which has been most difficult for you as a parent?
Do you think it’s important to let your children make choices that you know are unwise in order to learn life lessons?
Have you ever told your kids about a mistake you have made in your life and made it a teaching opportunity for them?
What will you do if your child’s desires for the future conflict with yours?