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Author: Elisa Morgan, Carol Kuykendall Narrator: Elisa Morgan Publisher: HarperCollins Christian Format: Unabridged Audiobook Delivery: Instant Download Audio Length: Release Date: November 2003 ISBN: 9780310261223
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The love you have for your children can give them a foundation for life -- provided you show it in the ways they need most. And now there’s help from the people best qualified to give it: moms like you who are successfully meeting the challenge. What Every Child Needs draws on the insights of moms across the United States and on the latest research to help you meet your children’s nine basic needs for -- Security: Hold-Me-Close Love -- Affirmation: Crazy-About-Me Love -- Belonging: Fit-Me-Into-the-Family Love -- Discipline: Give-Me-Limits Love -- Guidance: Show-Me-and-Tell-Me Love -- Respect: Let-Me-Be-Me Love -- Play: Play-With-Me Love -- Independence: Let-Me-Grow-Up Love -- Hope: Give-Me-Hope Love -- Using a child’s language of love, Elisa Morgan and Carol Kuykendall of Mothers of Preschoolers International (MOPS) show you how to recognize and meet each need . . . and how to respect your own needs in the process. You’ve got what it takes! And you don’t have to be Supermom to do it -- just the mother and the person you are. What Every Child Needs is full of sound advice and encouraging words. It’s liberally seasoned with poignant stories and wise, witty quotes from moms. And it’s well-stocked with practical suggestions for how to start meeting your child’s different needs today. This upbeat book will give you what you need to give your children what they need. So say good-bye to those nagging fears and self-doubts . . . and hello to healthy, effective parenting. Download and start listening now!


Quotes & Awards

  • “What every mom needs is her own personal copy of What Every Child Needs…Filled with hope and helpful suggestions, this book could well serve as a family life preserver.” 

    Claudia and David Arp, authors of 10 Great Dates to Revitalize Your Marriage

  • “This is a book every mom needs!” 

    Marilyn Meberg, coauthor of The Joyful Journey 

  • “Elisa and Carol have written a rare gem…You will be so glad you’re a mom when you read this book!” 

    Valerie Bell, author of Getting Out of Your Kids’ Faces and Into Their Hearts

  • “Carol and Elisa have done it again! Moms who follow the very practical advice in this book will have children who feel deeply loved.”

    Rachael Crabb

  • “Practical tools, encouraging suggestions, and a warm, loving style make this a real charmer for moms learning how to nurture their offspring.” 

    Barbara Johnson, Spatula Ministries

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About the Author

Elisa Morgan is a nationally recognized speaker and the author of more than fifteen books, including the bestselling What Every Mom Needs and Mom’s Devotional Bible. She has served as CEO of Mothers of Preschoolers International (MOPS) since 1989. She is also the publisher of MomSense and and is a frequent contributor to Christianity Today. Morgan and her husband, Evan, have two grown children and live in Colorado.