members, click to sign in..

5,123 active users!!Bandwidth
FRIDAY
FEB 12, 2016
Home
NewsSITE
Events & Blogs
New Audio & Video
BroadcastersNew Stuff!
Local Church Finder
Webcast LIVE NOW!
Sermons by Bible
Sermons by Topic
Sermons by Speaker
Sermons by Date
Staff Picks
CommentsALL -10 min
Top Sermons
VideosPDFs
Daily Log
PhotosNew Stuff!
Stores
Online Bible
Hymnal
Daily Reading
Our Services
Submit Sermon
Members Only

Breaking News Home | All | Religion | Society | Tech | Choice | SA News
FRONT PAGE  |  2/12/2016
THURSDAY, APR 24, 2014  |  9 comments
To train up a Pharisee
Parental advisory: This article contains brief descriptions of brutal treatment

Between 2006 and 2011, three children in devoted homeschooling families died while being disciplined by their parents, professed Christians who reportedly read or followed Michael and Debi Pearl’s controversial parenting book, To Train Up a Child.

The parents are now behind bars, and their living children are with family members or in foster homes. No court has ever found the Pearls liable for child abuse, but lingering questions remain about whether there is a torturous underbelly to the parenting tactics of To Train Up a Child.

Twenty years ago Michael Pearl printed 30 copies of a patched-together book on parenting, taken from a variety of letters he wrote about how he and his wife, Debi, were using “traditional child training” with their five children. When the 30 copies were gone, he borrowed enough money to ...


CLICK HERE to Read Entire Article
www.worldmag.com

Majesty of a Godly Marriage
  START  
  Recommended sermons | more..
•  Majesty of a Godly MarriageDr. Alan Cairns | 2/8/2009
•  Rearing And Educating Children • Rev. Ivan Foster | 10/28/1993
•  Teaching Children to Listen 1Dr. Joel Beeke | 1/4/2009
•  CAUTION: This Will Harm You • Dr. John Barnett | 9/17/2000

   02/12/16  |  Now 'gays' thrust beliefs onto Christian T-shirt maker • 3 comments
   02/12/16  |  Thrown to the lions? Catholic & Anglican leaders say Christians... • 2 comments
   02/12/16  |  Feds Seek Home Visits, Calling Parents "Equal Partners" • 3 comments
   02/11/16  |  Big Brother Seeking to Get in Your Child's Head — Literally • 2 comments
   02/11/16  |  Evangelicals Favored Donald Trump, Ted Cruz in New Hampshire... • 23 comments
MORE RELATED ( SOCIETY ) NEWS | MORE..
   02/04/16  |  'Christian' Obama at mosque: 'Muslim-Americans keep us safe' • 13 comments
   02/02/16  |  Ky. governor's stance stymies Planned Parenthood • 1 comments
   02/02/16  |  Boko Haram burns children alive • 19 comments
   02/02/16  |  Phil Robertson: America's Moral Core Is Collapsing • 116 comments
   02/01/16  |  IOC rules transgender athletes can take part in Olympics without... • 4 comments
OTHER CHOICE NEWS | MORE..
   02/12/16  |  Feedback Friday for 02-12-16
   02/05/16  |  Feedback Friday for 02-05-16 • 1 comments
   01/29/16  |  Feedback Friday for 01-29-16
   01/22/16  |  Feedback Friday for 01-22-16
   01/06/16  |  SermonAudio Tip: SermonAudio App v2.8.2 for Android Mobile... • 62 comments
MORE SPECIAL | MORE..
   02/12/16  |  Feedback Friday for 02-12-16
   02/12/16  |  Vatican: Bishops not required to report abuse to police • 11 comments
   02/12/16  |  Now 'gays' thrust beliefs onto Christian T-shirt maker • 3 comments
   02/12/16  |  Thrown to the lions? Catholic & Anglican leaders say Christians... • 2 comments
   02/12/16  |  Hillary Clinton Asks Black Pastors for Salvation • 1 comments
OTHER RECENT NEWS | MORE..
COMMENTS | show all | add new  
    Sorting Order:  
· Page 1 ·  Found: 9 user comment(s)
News Item4/24/14 9:57 PM
Jules  Find all comments by Jules
Do not spare the rod nor consider your childrens screams. That too sounds radical but theres a flip side- wrath of man worketh not the righteousness of God! So do all in patience n self control
9

News Item4/24/14 8:02 PM
Stevenr | Missouri  Find all comments by Stevenr
As I said, common sense.
8

News Item4/24/14 6:37 PM
pennned  Find all comments by pennned
a mother of a newborn should not be taking their advice and should read up on the long list of stories of what happened as a result of not feeding the baby properly and not taking care of themselves properly.
7

News Item4/24/14 6:20 PM
Stevenr | Missouri  Find all comments by Stevenr
I was given a copy when my oldest was 2 or 3... I thought some of the methodology was a bit.... Extreme... (Such as the potty training by hosing off a child outside) but I followed the cases where the book was blamed closely; IF the parents had actually followed the book, they wouldn't have done the things that killed their children. Over the top; sure... But not to blame.
We have a culture that wants to blame all of their actions on someone else. Face it; those parents made a conscious choice to do what they did. Common sense would have told them it was wrong.
Unfortunately, common sense is not very common.
6

News Item4/24/14 5:21 PM
MG | the Land Down Under  Find all comments by MG
I agree with Jim. It's a good article that doesn't demonize the Pearl's. I find Michael Pearl a bit hard to "handle" ... but, he's not (nor his books) responsible for any of the deaths of those kids!

I think when you boil it all down, this is really an attack on Biblically training/disciplining our children. It's best for the world to pick on someone who is perhaps a bit more over the top than most. But, be warned that it's really an attack on all of us who seek to bring up our children in GOD's ways!

Also interesting that all the kids killed were adopted children! Why is that!?!

5

News Item4/24/14 4:33 PM
penny  Find all comments by penny
not these books again. stay away from their books!!
4

News Item4/24/14 2:19 PM
Jim Lincoln | Nebraska  Find all comments by Jim Lincoln
As I said, read the article SA has up -- to the end. Also some good reading material, Instructions to Husbands, Fathers and Their Wives.

Or for that matter a sermon on the topic, The Disciplining of Children.

Ephesians 6
6:1 Children, obey your parents in the Lord, for this is right.
2 HONOR YOUR FATHER AND MOTHER (which is the first commandment with a promise),
3 THAT IT MAY BE WELL WITH YOU, AND THAT YOU MAY LIVE LONG ON THE EARTH.
4 And, fathers, do not provoke your children to anger; but bring them up in the discipline and instruction of the Lord.---NASB

3

News Item4/24/14 10:59 AM
get real | earth  Find all comments by get real
Galations 4 blogspot has done some great articles about the Pearl's.
The Pearl's Evil Advice Regarding Babies

TLDR: if you start beating a child at 7 months you gain the control of the child

how deviously wicked ...

2

News Item4/24/14 6:20 AM
Jim Lincoln | Nebraska  Find all comments by Jim Lincoln
The article is alright--if read all the way through.
1
There are a total of 9 user comments displayed | add new comment |Subscribe to these comments
Last PostTotal
Feds Seek Home Visits, Calling Parents "Equal Partners"
a mom: "when i had my recent baby i had to sign and fill out a paper at the..."
-54 sec 
Oldest Surviving Copy of the Old Testament Recognized as World...
b. mccausland: " moses bill combs opinion of god's preservation of his word...."
-6 min 
Pope unleashes 'super confessors' to tackle special sins
lurker: " christopher000 hi lurker, apostolic succession is a complicated topic..."
-40 min 30 



Samson Jebutu
Confused and Lost Christians

Confused 'Christians'
Teaching
Moment of Truth Ministries
Play! | MP3 | RSS


Lin Brown
The Works of True Faith

Grace Particular Baptist
Sunday Service
Transcript!Play! | MP3

Dr. Peter Masters
A Prophetic Parable

Metropolitan Tabernacle
Bible Study
Video!Play! | MP4

Ralph Bouma
The conscience

Radio
Gospel Chapel Ministries
Play! | MP3

Paul Lackey
Hoping Against All Hope

Hebrews
Living Faith Baptist...
Play! | MP3

Sermon:
Fool's Gold
Ken Wimer

SPONSOR | 12,400+

SPONSOR




                   
When filled with holy truth the mind rests. ... C. H. Spurgeon

Gospel of John
Cities | Local | Personal


MOBILE
iPhone + iPad
Church App
Android
Church App
Kindle + Nook
Chromecast TV
ROKU TV
Amazon Fire TV
BlackBerry | Win
Apple Watch
Pebble Smartwatch
Kindle Reader


HELP
Knowledgebase
Broadcasters
Listeners
Q&A
Uploading Sermons
Uploading Videos
Webcasting
Tips & Tricks
YouTube Screencasts

FOLLOW
Weekly Newsletter
Staff Picks Feed
Site Notices
RSS | Twitter | Facebook
SERVICES | ALL
Local Church Finder | Info
MP3 Play & Download
Mobile Apps
Podcasting
Video Support
Live Webcasting
Transcription Service
Business Cards
SOLO | MINI Sites
Domain Redirect
Favorites | QR Codes
Online Donations
24x7 Radio Stream
INTEGRATION
Sermon Browser
HTML Codes
WordPress
Twitter
Facebook
Logos | e-Sword | BW
JSON API

BATCH
Transfer Agent
Protected Podcasts
Upload via Email
Auto-Upload Sermons
Auto-Blog Import
Picasa | FTP | Dropbox
ABOUT US
The largest and most trusted library of audio sermons from conservative churches and ministries worldwide.

Our Services | Articles of Faith
Broadcast With Us!
Advertising | Local Ads
CONTACT
info@sermonaudio.com
Support Us | Testimonials New!