Parent Ministry: Dealing with Parent Guilt and Regret

Parent Ministry: Dealing with Parent Guilt and Regret

GOLD members pay $4.87
How do we handle parent guilt or regret? A worksheet for parents who are hard on themselves.
Platinum, Gold+, Gold & Silver Only


Have you ever said or done something to your kids in the moment and then hours later felt guilty for what you said, or what you did? What do we do when we have parent guilt or regret?

While guilt and regret have a lot of negative effects, I would argue that they can be used in ways that bring positive change. 

For more parenting resources like this, check out

How to use:

  1. Attach the one page to your next parent newsletter
  2. Print and have available at your next parent meeting
  3. Create a resource hub in your space for grab and go parent resources
  4. Create a monthly “parent equipping” (separate from newsletter) video explaining how to use the one page.
  5. Give to students to bring home to parents

This Resource Includes:

  • PDF Worksheet (2 pgs)
DYM Team

DYM Team

Llama-tested, youth ministry approved! Resources by the DYM Team are trench-tested, high-quality, and stand up to the DYM L.L.A.M.A. standards: Looks great, Laughs guaranteed, Actually used in real youth groups, Made with love, And...we ran out of things for the acronym but you get the point.