Messages for Parents

As you review the speaking topics listed below, please know that there are others not listed here. If you are interested in a topic not listed here, email me at and we will work on this together. I am happy to develop other messages to meet your organization’s specific focus and theme.

Helping Your Child Grow in Their Identity in Christ
Are there areas in your child’s life where he or she is struggling with insecurities and doubts? Do you wish your child could stop having negative thoughts about his or her capabilities?  Diane will share six vital elements that are needed in order for your child to develop a healthy self-image. She will also provide personal examples as well as practical skills and strategies to help you increase your child’s feelings of self-worth and self-love. Come learn how to help your child feel capable and competent and grow forward   in self- esteem.

Helping Children Deal with Loss
Grief is an often a neglected and misunderstood experience for children as well as for adults. As a Certified Grief Recovery Specialist, Diane will share about the beliefs that may be preventing you from helping your child grieve his or her losses in an emotionally healthy way.  You will learn about ‘natural’ as well as hidden losses that children can experience throughout their childhood and adolescence. Participants will also gain an understanding of how to help children navigate and work through the painful emotions they experience as a result of loss.

The Power of Affirmation in a Child’s Life
Are there areas in your child’s life where you desire him or her to grow in more confidence? Do you desire to help your children reach their full potential in Christ?  Come and discover how to encourage your children, and motivate them to become all that God created them to be!

The Power of Prayer in the Battle for Our Children
Prayer is one of the most powerful weapons in the Kingdom of God. Come and learn as Diane talks about how to take up the full Armor of God and engage in intercessory prayer for your children.  Gain a greater understanding of how prayer can dramatically impact the spiritual, emotional and mental well-being of your children.