Equipping parents with solid parenting resources and trending topics in our schools today is a priority for SRVCA. 



Community Presbyterian Counseling Center is a professional center that is staffed with therapists who are either licensed by the State of California to practice Marriage, Family and Child Therapy, interns who are working towards their required hours to become licensed, or trainees who are in their final year of a Masters program at an accredited university.

FaithGateway is an online community for readers to discover great content and engage with their favorite Christian authors. FaithGateway brings together content in many different forms: daily blog posts, book excerpts, devotionals, free downloads, videos, giveaways, contests, author chats, and more.

Focus on the Family is a global Christian ministry dedicated to helping families thrive. We provide help and resources for couples to build healthy marriages that reflect God’s design, and for parents to raise their children according to morals and values grounded in biblical principles.

GEM Ministry for Moms is a non-denominational Christian ministry that encourages and equips women in the important life stage of parenting middle-high school age children through monthly gatherings to discuss a relevant topic, apply scripture, and experience Biblically-based mentorship with the goal of strengthening families. For more information visit gem4moms.org or look for them on Facebook.


Max Lucado is a preacher with a storyteller’s gift—a pastor’s heart and a poet’s pen. Max serves the people of Oak Hills Church in San Antonio, Texas, where he has been on staff since 1988. He preaches and writes to the hurting, the guilty, the lonely, the discouraged. And his message is simple: God loves you; let him.


Heartlight Ministries offer help and direction for parents of all teens through our Parenting Today’s Teens radio program, our books, parenting resources, and seminars and conferences….all dedicated to offering effective and practical ways for parents to counter the influence today’s culture is having on their child.

Plugged In is a Focus on the Family publication designed to shine a light on the world of popular entertainment while giving families the essential tools they need to understand, navigate and impact the culture in which they live. Through our reviews, articles and discussions, we hope to spark intellectual thought, spiritual growth and a desire to follow the command of Colossians 2:8: "See to it that no one takes you captive through hollow and deceptive philosophy, which depends on human tradition and the basic principles of this world rather than on Christ."

Proverbs 31 Ministries is a non-denominational, non-profit Christian ministry that seeks to lead women into a personal relationship with Christ. With Proverbs 31:10-31 as a guide, Proverbs 31 Ministries reaches women in the middle of their busy days through free devotions, daily radio message, speaking events, conferences, resources, online Bible studies, and training in the call to write, speak and lead others. We are real women offering real-life solutions to those striving to maintain life’s balance, in spite of today’s hectic pace and cultural pull away from godly principles.

SRVCA Parent Library

The SRVCA office has a book shelf full of parenting books that come highly recommended. You may check any books out for one month. 



Teen Esteem equips youth to make courageous, well informed choices based on respect for self and others. Teen Esteem was founded in 1994 out of the concern that many young people were falling into the lure of risky adolescent behavior sometimes leading them down a path that would have negative lifelong consequences. A curriculum was developed addressing the importance of making healthy informed decisions while providing accurate up-to-date statistics and information. Trained volunteer speakers provide classroom presentations, assemblies, and community workshops for middle school and high school student