Parenting is one of the most rewarding and yet challenging roles that one can have. Gain insights, tools and support from this webinar recording, “The Joy of the Early Years: Birth to Five.”
Hear from two parenting experts in our Unificationist community: Parent Educator Myrna Lapres and Early Childhood Educator Christine Brunkhorst. Find out what builds a healthy self-concept in your child, how to avoid battles by sharing the control, why language and reading are so essential in the early years, and why setting limits actually inspires a sense of security and creativity.
About Christine Brunkhorst
Mrs. Christine Brunkhorst, also lovingly called Ms. Christl by the students of the Jin-A Child Care Center, was born in Austria. Ms. Brunkhorst was Blessed in marriage to Micheal Brunkhorst at Madison Square Gardens in 1982, and they have four children, three of which have received the Marriage Blessing, and two granddaughters, Sage and Adelaide. She has been working with Early Childhood education since 1986, and teaching and managing Jin-A Child Care Center for 21 years, a New Jersey Licensed and NAEYC accredited school. She is also working as an Adjunct Professor of Early Childhood Education at Passaic Community College. She is loving her work and keeping busy all the time!
About Myrna Lapres
Myrna Lapres has been Blessed in marriage to Michael Lapres for more than 34 years. They have three adult sons and one daughter-in-law: Daniel, David & Sarah and Matthew. Myrna relocated to Atlanta, Georgia from the San Francisco Bay Area almost two years ago. She is now working as a teacher and a parent educator and volunteers as the co-chair for Georgia WFWP and the ministry team at the Atlanta Family Church. She and her husband Michael enjoy hiking, visiting National Parks, going on cruises and visiting friends and family.