Dads play a major role in the development of their daughters. Learn some practical tips that can help you raise godly women in today's challenging world.

Talking Points:

  • Tip #1: Model the behavior you want her to look for in a future spouse. Do they see a dad who is kind, patient, hard-working, and respectful and loving to their mother?
  • Tip #2: Be intentional with your time. Show your daughter that the things that matter to her matter to you.
  • Tip #3: Find a mentor. We can get the help we need in raising our daughters when we trust the wisdom of others who are farther along than us. Proverbs 1:20-21
  1. Initial reactions to this topic? What jumped out at you?
  2. What are some of the blessings and good things you’ve experienced in having a daughter?
  3. What are some of your fears about raising a daughter? Why do these fears stand out to you?
  4. Do you feel you have set a good example of the kind of man you’d want your daughter to marry? Are there any areas where you could improve?
  5. List three of your daughter’s hobbies or interests. How can you become more involved in sharing those with her?
  6. Read Proverbs 1:20-21. Wisdom is everywhere. Who are some examples in your life of good fathers? What is it about their parenting that you are drawn to? How could you incorporate those traits into how you interact with your children?
  7. Is there anything stopping you from seeking a mentor? If so, how can you overcome that hesitation?
  8. Is there a step you need to take based on today’s topic?