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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 […]

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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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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.” […]

Ask often, “What does the Bible say?”
by Donald S. Whitney – Apr 23

From BiblicalSpirituality.org, the blog of Donald Whitney (@DonWhitney).

Some of the most important changes in my life occurred when I thought to ask, “What does the Bible say about this?”

The way I spend the Lord’s Day, for example, and my thinking about what activities please God in worship were dramatically changed when […]

I’ve Been Dancing With Her Ever Since
by Jared Musgrove – Mar 24

A good man leaves an inheritance to his children’s children… Proverbs 13:22

Stories are powerful. They have a unique way of speaking to us and shaping who we are. Stories are a means of discipleship. That is why I believe storytelling is essential to the […]

Practical Steps You Can Take to Start Discipling Your Children
by Timothy Paul Jones – Mar 17