Zsuzsanna Anderson’s Negative Review of TTUAC

When I find Pro-Spankers speaking out against the Pearl’s teachings, I like to highlight them because I am very aware that those who are convinced that the Bible teaches that they must spank will not listen to the arguments of those who do not. If you know someone who is looking into the Pearls’ teachings and you want to convince them how dangerous these teachings are, please show them the 2 videos below. Zsuzsanna Anderson is an independent fundamental Baptist and she is clearly appalled by Michael Pearl and his teachings.  Zsuzsanna does not believe in attachment parenting, in fact, on her blog she derides it. You can easily confirm that by checking out the posts about Discipline on her blog.

Her review of To Train Up A Child is extensive. She starts out [Read more…]

CNN Story on Christian Talk Radio

Jeri, the Owner of Gentle Christian Mothers, just sent me an interesting link.  This is a Talk Radio Show about the CNN coverage of the Schatz Story from Aug 18, 2011.  The half hour show is called, Issues Etc. and the host is Told Wilken.  After playing the audio of the CNN show, he accepts calls and emails from his listeners to discuss the question, “Is Spanking Required in the Bible?”.  His conclusion seems to be that it is not mandated but neither it is prohibited.   The key to him is discipline.

And in the latest news about the Pearls, they just released a new book.  I see that Amazon is not at all concerned about the Petition.