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May 21, 2018 • Rev. Kelly Vander Woude
Do you struggle with a negative body image? Consider the wisdom of Psalm 139 to discover your God-given identity and begin to see yourself as God does.
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March 5, 2018 • Rev. Kelly Vander Woude
Wondering what advice would be helpful for navigating high school dating relationships? Consider this biblical wisdom for a healthy perspective on dating.
October 10, 2018 • Rev. Dr. Rob Toornstra
Has your life hit a difficult storm? Consider the importance of facing those challenges as a team and learn how your marriage can navigate the obstacles.
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October 3, 2018 • Rev. Kelly Vander Woude
Do you know the pains that weigh on the heart of your spouse? Enrich your marriage by learning to listen to the concerns weighing on your spouse's heart.
October 17, 2018 • Nadia Swearingen-Friesen
Should children be made to do chores? Consider the blessings that are gained when children are given responsibilities in caring for the household.
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October 14, 2018 • Dr. Robert Ritzema
Are you looking for how to make your child successful? Check out this study on the importance of emphasizing values for guiding children to achievement.
August 19, 2018 • Rev. Kelly Vander Woude
Do you have people in your life who are difficult to live with? Consider how God calls and equips us to respond to one another with the love of Jesus.
July 2, 2018 • Dr. Robert Ritzema
Are you a grandparent who is always made to step in to babysit? Consider how you can come alongside to offer care while setting loving, respectful limits.
March 22, 2018 • Rev. Dr. Rob Toornstra
Does your spouse look at sexuality differently than you? Learn how your spouse approaches sex to create a healthy sexual relationship in marriage.
January 25, 2018 • Rev. Kelly Vander Woude
Are your married lives too busy for sex? Build intimacy into your daily lives to guide your relationship to be all that God designed marriage to be.
October 7, 2018 • Rev. Kelly Vander Woude
God designed us for fellowship. Discover the blessing of being vulnerable with one another as brothers and sisters in community.
September 30, 2018 • Rev. Kelly Vander Woude
Are you joyful amid your struggles? Consider God's command to rejoice in the Lord and discover how you can find God's peace and joy in all circumstances.
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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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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June 11, 2015 • Deb Koster
Matthew 6: 25-34
Has your dating relationship become more important than God? Consider Biblical wisdom for keeping your priorities aligned so that God is sought first.