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Do you want to ask Jesus into your heart? How should you share the Gospel with Children?
by mgraham548 – May 25
David Platt addresses this important and even controversial question in a talk he entitles, “Sharing the Gospel with Children.”  In this talk he provides three tips in response to this question.
  1. Maximize Interaction: Constantly ask open ended questions that encourage […]

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Six Reasons to Pray the Bible

Why pray the Bible? 1. You’ll pray biblically-saturated, biblically-shaped prayers. This means you’ll have greater assurance that you’re praying the will of God. The Bible makes plain (in 1 John 5:14-15 specifically) that we must pray according to the will of God if we expect him to answer. Can you have any greater assurance that […]

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What does a weaned child with its mother have to do with humility before God?
by mgraham548 – May 23
In Psalm 131, David compares his humble disposition toward God with that of a weaned child with its mother. Jon Bloom takes a look at this Psalm and unpacks the meaning behind David’s use of this analogy. The heart of […]
Will this kid ever learn? Where is the line between disciplining and provoking your children?
by mgraham548 – May 20

Tim Challies provides a helpful perspective on this important question. In this article he takes a look at Ephesians 6:4 and Colossians 3:21 and among other helpful insights he suggests that Paul’s alternative to provoking your children, namely, discipline […]

Parenting, Should it be this Difficult?
by mgraham548 – Apr 20

Kevin DeYoung seeks to answer this question in a post he titles, The Great Parental Freak Out. In this article he discusses four things parents should stop “freaking out about,” and he provides sagacious solutions to parental concerns about raising their […]

How We Do Family Devotions
by Tim Challies – Jul 30

 

I am a believer in family devotions. So are most of you, I’m sure. But when I talk to other Christians, and especially to men, I find that this little family tradition is the source of a lot of regret and frustration. Many Christians feel […]

8 Ways to Honor Marriage
by David Murray – Jun 4

We honor marriage because God honors it. Indeed the whole Trinity testifies that marriage is honorable.

  • God the Father honored it by designing, instituting, regulating, and witnessing the first marriage. God defines it’s nature, its parties, and its terms.
  • Christ honored it by performing his first miracle at a wedding (John 2) and using […]
3 Ways to Show a Child Unconditional Love
by Jared Kennedy – Apr 30

I’ve been reading D. Ross Campbell’s classic book on parenting, How to Really Love Your Child. Campbell’s premise is that a child needs unconditional love more than anything else. He tells us, “A child is the most needy person in our society, and the greatest need is love.” […]