Faith + Family

4 Things Parents Can’t Do

From an article in Parents magazine: many parents believe that the “more time, energy, attention, and money they can devote to their children the better,” but “In the final analysis, there are important things we can’t do.” Here are some […]

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Ways to Help Your Child See God Each Day

“These commandments that I give you today are to be upon your hearts.Impress them on your children. Talk about them when you sit at home and when you walk along the road, when you lie down and when you get […]

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4 Ways to Teach Kids about Money

“Don’t be obsessed with getting more material things. Be relaxed with what you have. Since God assured us, ‘I’ll never let you down, never walk off and leave you…’” —Hebrews 13:5, The Message 1. Teach them develop good spending habits […]

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Becoming a Hope-Giver

I’m from a tiny little town in Southwestern Virginia. Living in a one-stoplight town that still has trouble picking up a local Christian Radio station, I grew up listening to country music and the year’s top 40s. I didn’t even […]

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Worrier vs. Warrior

When my daughter graduated, my husband turned into what I considered to be a “Nazi” parent. He was adamant that she move out and stretch her wings. My daughter was terrified and cried buckets of tears. So did I, actually. […]

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Outward Behavior vs. Inward Transformation

It doesn’t matter whether we have been circumcised or not. What counts is whether we have been transformed into a new creation. (Galatians 6:15) I hate to admit it, but I used to spend a substantial amount of time trying […]

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