Win the Hearts of Your Children
efore we can keep the hearts of our children, we must win their hearts. For a parent to have won a child’s heart is to have openness with him in which he feels secure in sharing his thoughts, ideas, and dreams, and is confident that he will be valued and accepted.
The actions and attitudes involved in winning a child’s heart will be unique to each child, but it often begins with the parents’ decision to with the child. Once established, the relationship needs to be cultivated, just like any close friendship.