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Understanding Your Child's Personality: An Interview with John Trent

Vol. 108, Prg. 11–15
November 7–11, 2011

This week on Home School Heartbeat, popular author and speaker John Trent joins host Mike Smith to explore the jungle of personalities you might have living under your roof! John explains four general personality types you may recognize in your own children, and shows how identifying your child’s personality can help you to better understand, train, and encourage your children!

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Parenting 101: Personalities
Your House: Animal Kingdom!
Running in Different Directions
Who Am I, Anyway?
Raise up a Child in the Way He Should Go

The Blessing Challenge

This week’s guest, Dr. John Trent, has launched the Blessing Challenge to encourage and equip families and churches to make a difference in the lives of children by blessing them. Learn more about Dr. Trent’s initiative and take part in the Blessing Challenge by clicking the link below.

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Dr. John Trent
Dr. John Trent is the President of StrongFamilies.com. He is a bestselling author and popular speaker on marriage, parenting, and family relationships. John and his wife, Cindy, live in Phoenix, AZ, have been married since 1979, and have two adult daughters. He has spoken to over 100,000 people in over 65 major cities in the past five years alone, as well as to over 750,000 men at Promise Keepers conferences.

In 2011 Dr. Trent and StrongFamilies.com launched The Blessing Challenge. The Blessing Challenge is a seven-year initiative whose goal is to call one million people to choose to each change the life of one child. John has authored and coauthored numerous books including The Blessing, The Language of Love, Breaking the Cycle of Divorce, The 2 Degree Difference, Superhero Swamp (a children’s book), and Chasing Skinny Rabbits.

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