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I obtained this e-mail from a follower just lately and it inspired me a lot that I requested if I may share it with you all…

Dear Crystal,

I’ve learn and seemed ahead to your day by day MSM e-mail each evening for the previous couple of years and I’ve learn two of your earlier books. It has actually helped me save some huge cash through the years and I actually recognize what you do.

I Had No Interest in Reading Your Book

I wish to be sincere with you, although. I had completely no real interest in studying your new ebook, Love-Centered Parenting, while you talked about it in your emails.

My solely youngster is on the autism spectrum, simply graduated highschool final yr and just lately turned 20 years previous. I felt such as you had nothing to supply me when it got here to parenting recommendation and I additionally felt like I used to be “done” with needing parenting books since my son was 20 years previous.

I Didn’t Feel Like I Could Take Advice From You

I additionally didn’t really feel like I may take recommendation from somebody who to me appeared “perfect” with good youngsters, an ideal marriage and simply basically appeared to have the proper life.

But then I noticed you put up a few television interview and was in a position to watch it and I used to be completely shocked that one in all your youngsters was labeled a bully a number of years in the past. I may hardly consider what I used to be listening to.

I’m VERY acquainted with psych hospitals as my son was out and in of them a number of occasions when he was youthful and my coronary heart actually went out to you. I’ve a trial of Scribd this month so I made a decision, what may it damage, I’ll hearken to your ebook.

Your Book Was Not At All What I Expected

I binge-listened for the previous 3 days and simply completed. I now have FIFTY TWO bookmarks that I’ve to go re-listen to and write notes.

It was SOOOOOOOOOO GOOD and never what I used to be anticipating in any respect!!! You did a FABULOUS job and I do know your Heavenly Father is extremely happy with the ebook that you just put out.

My son isn’t wired like me AT ALL and we argue a lot as a result of he needs to indicate me his electronics initiatives or no matter he’s engaged on (hyper focus with excessive functioning autism) and I simply get so bored and actually don’t care about it generally.

He is so needy and wishes my consideration quite a bit and it’s overwhelming generally, however your ebook actually made me assume onerous concerning the state of my coronary heart and the way I react to him.

I’m going to strive onerous to lean in and love and be grateful that he needs me to be so concerned in his life. I’m going to go seize a journal proper now and begin writing the entire nuggets of knowledge down earlier than my trial ends in 2 days.

Thank you SO a lot for writing Love-Centered Parenting! And additionally I actually assume you offered your self quick at the start of the ebook while you stated it was for dad and mom of little ones. This is a ebook that ALL dad and mom can be taught from it doesn’t matter what their age. – A grateful follower


Reading letters like this makes me really feel so humbled. I’m so grateful for God is utilizing the message of Love-Centered Parenting to alter hearts and houses!

By the way in which, if you wish to learn or hearken to a replica, it’s accessible on Scribd, Audiobooks.com, and most libraries have the onerous copy or supply the audiobook on Libby or Hoopla. You also can get a replica on Amazon or ChristianBook.com.

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