Lying Up a STORM

Lying Up a STORM by Julia Cook, illustrated by Michelle Hazelwood Hyde (2 – 6 years)

This book is a great resource to help children understand not only the consequences of telling a lie, but also how one lie can often lead to telling several more. It will help parents and teachers understand that lying can be a normal and sometimes healthy response for a child and offers tools to help guide children toward truthfulness.

Pig the Fibber (Pig the Pug)

Pig the Fibber by Aaron Blabey (5 – 8 years)

The world’s bestselling pug is back in this humorous and poignant picture book about the right time to tell the truth.

Live No Lies

Live No Lies: Recognize and Resist the Three Enemies That Sabotage Your Peace
by John Mark Comer

We are at war. Not with a foreign government or domestic terrorists. No, it’s a war we feel deep inside our own chests: we are at war with lies. The problem isn’t so much that we tell lies but that we live them. We let them into our bodies, and they sabotage our peace. It’s time to live no lies…

Ruthie and the (Not So) Teeny Tiny Lie

Ruthie and the (Not So) Teeny Tiny Lie by Laura Rankin
(3 – 6 years)

Touches on the childhood issue of lying with gentleness and humor, offering a reassuring look at how standing up for the truth can help cut even the biggest mistake down to size.

The Honest Truth About Dishonesty

The Honest Truth About Dishonesty: How We Lie to Everyone–Especially Ourselves by Dan Ariely

A thought-provoking work that challenges our preconceptions about dishonesty, urging us to take an honest look within, changing the way we see ourselves and our world.

Watch Your Mouth

Watch Your Mouth: Understanding the Power of the Tongue by Tony Evans

Your greatest weapon—for good or evil—is in your mouth. Watch Your Mouth is a compelling resource to help you learn to tame your tongue. Don’t let your words bring cursing or destruction to yourself and those you love. Instead, let your words minister to and speak life into the world around you.

FIRST 7 MINUTES: Excellent Video on Importance of Honesty – LAST 3 MINUTES: Executive Execution PROMO by Eric Thomas

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