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April 7, 2019 • Rev. Dr. Bret Lamsma
Does your family enjoy watching movies? Create discussions with your family around films as a way to help your children connect to their spiritual themes.
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April 3, 2019 • Colleen Jackson, BFA
Are you wondering how to encourage your children's creativity? Guide your children to embrace their creativity by following the example of our Creator God.
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March 31, 2019 • Nadia Swearingen-Friesen
Do you wish you could afford an expensive spring break vacation? Consider the simple ways you can bring your family together to create lasting memories.
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March 27, 2019 • Rev. Deb Koster
Do you struggle with the needs that interrupt your day? Consider the example of Jesus as he stepped in to show us God's presence in the interruptions.
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March 17, 2019 • Nadia Swearingen-Friesen
Are you struggling with being protective of your children? Consider the blessings in letting your child fall and guiding them to discover their resilience.
March 13, 2019 • LaSaundra Gordon
Do you have a teenager who seems unmotivated? Consider the symptoms your child is exhibiting to discern whether your child is showing signs of depression.
March 3, 2019 • Nadia Swearingen-Friesen
How should we teach our children to respond to people in need? Guide your children to see others as image bearers of God and choose to act with compassion.
February 27, 2019 • Terry Top
Blended family life is more complicated than The Brady Bunch made it look. Blended families face unique challenges that require creative solutions.
February 24, 2019 • Nadia Swearingen-Friesen
Are you struggling with teenagers giving you attitude? Consider the calling of scripture to discipline and guide children into lives of discipleship.
February 17, 2019 • Rev. Katherine Hirschberg
Are you wondering how to guide the faith formation of your young child? Consider how this pastor nurtured a young son to find joy in spiritual disciplines.
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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.
June 1, 2015 • Jason Ruis
Do you struggle with holding your tongue? Discover Biblical wisdom to give God control of your speech and find the blessing of God's power in your life.
May 11, 2015 • Rev. Deb Koster
Do you struggle with being patient? Discover Biblical wisdom for cultivating patience in your life and find the blessings that come through waiting on God.
April 27, 2015 • Rev. Deb Koster
Do you struggle with sinfulness in your life? Discover wisdom from the Bible for dealing with the sinful habits in your life to find repentance and hope.
April 20, 2015 • Rev. Deb Koster
Do you struggle with dealing with selfish behavior? Discover the example God gives us in the book of Jonah for dealing with selfish attitudes and behavior.
February 9, 2015 • Nadia Swearingen-Friesen
Tired of hearing negative interactions? Consider some Biblical wisdom from the book of Galatians for letting the fruit of the Spirit overflow to others.
February 5, 2015 • Rev. Deb Koster
Are feeling overwhelmed by the worries of life? Consider this Biblical guidance for turning your fears into prayers so God can carry your burden for you.
June 11, 2014 • Rev. Deb Koster
Each day we choose to focus on our circumstances or on the God who has power over our circumstances. Discover wisdom from scripture to guide your thoughts.
March 27, 2014 • Rev. Deb Koster
Looking for Biblical guidance for living in relationships? Paul's parting greeting to the Corinthian church provides a good summary for living together.