Jim Hancock

Because I Said So |10 Things I Never Say to Kids | Thing 03

Because I Said So |10 Things I Never Say to Kids | Thing 03 by Jim Hancock
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nonfiction Parenting
For readers of:Brennan Manning, Kara Powell, Rich Van Pelt, Todd Temple, Jim Henderson
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Print Length11 pages
Publisherthe tiny company called me
Publication Date2019
About the Book

This 10 Things Single is about how we run to risk of setting children up for abusers if we teach them that the demands of parents and other adults with authority doesn’t need to be reasonable, fair, consistent — or ever subject to review or negotiation.

I get it: sometimes swift obedience is necessary for protecting life and limb. Do you get that that’s best accomplished when children come to believe we will never make unreasonable demands simply because we can?

This is one of 10 Things I Never Say to Kids :: Why I Stopped + What I Say Instead. It’s adapted from the book Ten Things We Should Never Say to Kids.

About the Author

Jim Hancock lives and works among tall trees and blackberry brambles just north of Seattle, writing books, developing digital movie projects and designing content as proprietor of The Tiny Company Called Me

Back in the day, he logged most of a decade in the film + video industry working on the groundbreaking EdgeTV series. Before that he spent two decades as a youth worker during which he acquired the foundation for a lot of what he writes about today. Before that, school… sports… working weekends in a fish market, then summers in a college bookstore… the usual.

Besides projects for which he is solely to blame, Jim Hancock has happily collaborated on books, movies, live events, and non-formal learning curricula with Brennan Manning, Kara Powell, Rich Van Pelt, Todd Temple, Jim Henderson, Compassion, Youth Specialties, International Justice Mission…. 

You'll find digital movies, blogs, eBooks + Crisis HelpSheets and assorted goodies by Jim Hancock at thetinycompanycalledme.com.

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