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Raising kids to be a liberal Christian

Discussion in 'Liberal Christianity DIRcol' started by Thirza Fallen, Sep 19, 2013.

  1. Thirza Fallen

    Thirza Fallen Crazy Cat Lady

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    It seems to be hard to find resources for parents trying to raise a Christian liberal child. Everything is geared toward more conservative Christianity. I need something else. Help!
     
  2. Brickjectivity

    Brickjectivity simple man
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    I don't know but will toss out some ideas. Check with local home-school groups for regular activity meets. Start a local group on Find Meetup groups near you - Meetup to meet other families with similar interests.

    Check out these links to see what other people are doing and talking about:
    Raising Quaker Children in a Non-Quaker World | Quaker Parenting Project
    A Free Religious Resource For Anglican/Episcopalian Homeschoolers | The Parenting Passageway
    Should my kids go to a Unitarian Universalist church? - religion atheism parenting | Ask MetaFilter
    Where do liberal minded Christians go to church? | CafeMom Answers
     
  3. Heim

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    A quick Google search gave me this: ProgressiveChristianity.org seems to have a 'children's curriculum'. Those aren't free resources though. But maybe some libraries have the curriculum?

    ProgressiveChristianity.org Welcome
     
  4. Thirza Fallen

    Thirza Fallen Crazy Cat Lady

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    Thanks! I don't know how I overlooked this!
     
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    Katzpur Not your average Mormon

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    Just a quick word of advise, Thirza... I have learned through experience that it's pretty hard to raise a Christian liberal child, a Christian conservative child, an LDS Christian child, a Catholic Christian child, etc. etc. etc. In the end, your child will become what he chooses to be. Your best bet would be to teach by example, and hope for the best.
     
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  6. Thirza Fallen

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    I like that! Thanks!
     
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