Children generally throw tantrums when something isn’t going their way – when they aren’t getting what they want.
So what can we do when that happens, especially in public?
First, let me say it is TOTALLY possible to train a child not to have tantrums.
Their tantrums are not even a plot and conspiracy against you – your child is not trying to drive you crazy by throwing a tantrum. He or she is just waiting for you to make a boundary and keep it there. That means action on your part.
And YOU can do it! It just takes some knowledge, some guts, and some consistency on your part. Let’s start with the knowledge part – what does God’s Word say?