The 30 Imperatives of Parenting #14

#14- Teaching How to Give

Another lesson that we train our children in that can affect adulthood is teaching our children how to give.  Teaching them from an early age to give is something that helps to take the focus off themselves and teaches them to be others focused.  There a several areas that our children can learn to give first is financially.  We dealt with this in our series on raising a financially mature adult, which we gave a link to in yesterday’s post.  Another area of giving is giving of yourself, your time and serving others.  Check out our series on teaching your child to serve by clicking here.