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Sharing the joy and peace of Jesus Christ through gentle parenting.

The Tending Lambs Podcast The Tending Lambs Podcast

    • Kids & Family
    • 4.8 • 51 Ratings

Sharing the joy and peace of Jesus Christ through gentle parenting.

    S3E6: A GP Friendship

    S3E6: A GP Friendship

    Join us this week as Katie, Abby and Sam discuss Abby's recent trip to visit Katie and how they navigated having two toddlers with a tense dynamic for three days in a gentle way. We dissect our interactions with our kids, things we feel like we could have done better, and how gentle parenting concepts tend to affect all of the different relationships in our lives.

    • 40 min
    S3 E5: An interview on Abuse with Venchenza part 2

    S3 E5: An interview on Abuse with Venchenza part 2

    Today's episode is second half of our interview with Venchenza. In this episode, Venchenza shares some pieces of her life as a teen and young adult, exampling the type of coping mechanisms you build when so much of your life so far has been fraught with abuse, as well as how she has used therapy and relationship to cope in healthier ways. We also venture into matters of faith, and how Venchenza came to know Jesus. Thank you to Venchenza, again, for being so willing to share her story, and for always pointing us back to Christ!

    • 49 min
    S3 E4: An Interview on Abuse with Venchenza Part 1

    S3 E4: An Interview on Abuse with Venchenza Part 1

    In this episode, Sam and Katie interview their friend Venchenza about growing up in an abusive household, and how it affected her internal world, social life, and entire worldview. This episode features sensitive material that might be too intense or painful for some listeners to hear. Thank you to Venchenza, for your time and willingness to talk on such sensitive things with us.

    • 1 hr 1 min
    S3 E3: Common Gentle Parenting Misconceptions

    S3 E3: Common Gentle Parenting Misconceptions

    With gentle parenting come a few recurring misunderstandings and misconceptions. In this episode, Katie and Sam, along with new co-host Amanda, talk through some of the most common misconceptions, and try to set the record straight. For further listening and reading on some of the topics discussed:The differences between GP and permissive parentingIs Gentle Parenting Biblical by Paul JordanTimothy and the Gentleness of Paul by Paul JordanKingdom Parenting is Gentle Parenting by Paul Jordan







    Dealing with Proverbs pt 1Dealing with Proverbs pt 2Dealing with Proverbs pt 3







    A Biblical framework for parental authority

    • 41 min
    S3 E2: What if my kids seem selfish and entitled?

    S3 E2: What if my kids seem selfish and entitled?

    This week Katie, Abby and Sam discuss the root of selfish or entitled behavior and provide some suggestions for encouraging gratefulness and stewardship.

    • 38 min
    S3 E1: Welcome Back & Season 3 Sneak Peak!

    S3 E1: Welcome Back & Season 3 Sneak Peak!

    Aaaaand we're back! Katie and Abby discuss all thing summer break and give a little sneak peak into what is planned for this season on the Tending Lambs podcast!

    • 25 min

Customer Reviews

4.8 out of 5
51 Ratings

51 Ratings

joant0765 ,

Love this podcast!

I really enjoy this podcast and the hearts of the women in wanting to share their wisdom and experiences with gentle parenting. I grew up in a large family, where as children we were often dismissed, which left me feeling insignificant. Wanting my children to know they were loved, I thought I was gently parenting them, but I was actually permissively parenting them. This has been eye opening for me and, although my children are grown now, I’m thankful to be learning how I should respond to my Grandson when he cries or is upset, and how I can help him work through those feelings when his parents aren’t around.

Dhenfgochs ,

Such a blessing!

Love this podcast so much! It has been such a help and encouragement to me.

peaceinchrist5 ,

So thankful for these gentle parents!

Abby, Katie and Sam have been so helpful to me on my journey into gentle parenting. They don't pretend to be anything they are not, and I find this podcast so down to earth and relatable! Most importantly, they are Christ-centered, Bible-focused, and gentle parenting geniuses. I'm so thankful for their work and for being a "friend" to us through this podcast!

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