Recent Articles


How Do I Leave My Parents?

November 5, 2015 • Bob Ritzema

Having difficulty separating yourself from your parents? Check out this Biblical wisdom on creating healthy relationships through granting independence.

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Journeying Single

November 2, 2015 • Joel Vande Werken

Living the single life can be a both a blessing and a challenge. Discover a Biblical view of singleness and how you can seek God's will in this season.

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The Romans 12 Guide to Dealing with Difficult People

November 9, 2015 • Deb Koster

Struggling with difficult people in your life? Wonder what the Bible says about dealing with unreasonable people? Find guidance and peace in Romans 12.

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Navigating an Unequally Yoked Marriage

September 7, 2015 • Deb Koster

Marriage can be very challenging when you are not on the same page spiritually. Discover some Biblical wisdom for navigating an unequally yoked marriage.

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How Do I Manage Frustration?

November 23, 2015 • Deb Koster

Frustrations are a normal part of life but don't let them control you. Discover these helpful Biblical guidelines for managing frustrations constructively!

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Ways to Involve Your Family in Caring for the Hungry

November 16, 2015 • Kim Sullivan

Looking for concrete ways to involve your family in caring for those in need? Find practical suggestions for demonstrating God's love to the hungry.

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Biblical Guidelines for Grand Parenting

October 1, 2015 • Kim Sullivan

Wonder what the Bible has to say about grandparents? Discover great truths from scripture to guide you to be a blessing in the lives of your grandchildren.

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How Best to Handle Stress: Take a Lesson from Older Adults

September 28, 2015 • Bob Ritzema

Stress is a normal part of life so learn how to manage it in constructive ways. Discover the secret managing stress from those who have experienced it.

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Help for Overcoming Pornography

October 29, 2015 • Rob Toornstra

Is pornography a struggle for someone you love? Find Biblical guidance for overcoming pornography and restoring healthy sexuality in your relationships.

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How to Bring Everyday Romance into Your Relationship

October 5, 2015 • Deb Koster

Romance is fueled by everyday acts of investing in one another's lives. Discover ways to build romance into your relationship by cultivating intimacy.

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​Why Worship?

November 26, 2015 • Deb Koster

Is it difficult to get the family off to church ? Discover why worship matters and find encouragement to draw your family closer to God and to each other.

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Uprooting the Idols in Our Families

October 26, 2015 • Rob Toornstra

We all have idols that take the place of God in our lives. This Biblical guide can help you uproot your idols and restore your relationship with God.

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Recent Devotions

Rule the Words of My Mouth

August 13, 2015 • Deb Koster

Do you ever say words you regret? Consider what scripture says about our speech and learn to use words with care so that God is glorified in our speech.

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How We Communicate Has Consequences

July 30, 2015 • Nadia Swearingen-Friesen

Struggling to communicate with your family? Consider this Biblical wisdom for establishing healthy boundaries to create loving communication in your home.

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Seeking God First in Courtship

June 11, 2015 • Deb Koster

Has your dating relationship become more important than God? Consider Biblical wisdom for keeping your priorities aligned so that God is sought first.

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