A good parent has many characteristics that we should show our children. Parents should be loving, caring and a good communicator. You could sum all the great characteristics of a parent as a Christian. A follower of Christ. If you Love Jesus Christ and abide in his word there is no way that you could go wrong as a good parent.
A good Christian Parent will let their children know that God so loved the world that he gave his only begotten son so that we may have everlasting life. We are to love everyone the way that God loves us.
We are to be caring. Caring about others around us and not to be unsympathetic to their feelings. Treat others the way that you want to be treated.
Also, a good communicator. We have to be able to communicate on their level