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Nadia Swearingen-Friesen

Parenting: Seeking Advice, Finding Wisdom

June 19, 2017 • Nadia Swearingen-Friesen

Are you in need of advice for your parenting struggles? Put aside your pride and get honest about your struggles to discover the blessing of community.

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Nadia Swearingen-Friesen

Teaching Our Children

June 15, 2017 • Nadia Swearingen-Friesen

Are you concerned about all that you need to teach your children? Discover the value of being present and guiding your children as they face challenges.

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Rev. Steven Koster

Spiritual Parenting: Catch the Passion

June 12, 2017 • Rev. Steven Koster

Do you desire that your children grow in faith? Discover how you can share your spiritual passion and inspire your children to embrace a life of faith.

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Nadia Swearingen-Friesen

Letting Go: I Drove My Boy to Camp

June 8, 2017 • Nadia Swearingen-Friesen

Are you struggling to let your child go? Consider the blessings that come from giving your child your blessing to explore God's calling on their lives.

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Nadia Swearingen-Friesen

Creative Family Worship

June 1, 2017 • Nadia Swearingen-Friesen

Do your children struggle to connect to Sunday worship? Help your children learn to worship well by integrating the practice of worship into family life.

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Nadia Swearingen-Friesen

Christian Parenting: The Tale Your Life Will Tell

May 25, 2017 • Nadia Swearingen-Friesen

What are the true priorities in your life? Consider the choices that you make each day about your time and discern how your life reflects God's priorities.

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Nadia Swearingen-Friesen

Disciplining Your Child and Making a Difference

May 11, 2017 • Nadia Swearingen-Friesen

Are you feeling like your child's behavior is out of control? Learn how you can claim your role as parent and help your child to develop better behavior.

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Debi Mitchell, MS, LMFT

Teaching Our Children Respect

May 8, 2017 • Debi Mitchell, MS, LMFT

What can you do about children behaving disrespectfully? Consider this Biblical wisdom to understand the concept of respect and find tools to embrace it.

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Gregory Rodriguez of Chicago Christian Counseling Center

Honest Advice to Teens About Getting What You Want

May 4, 2017 • Gregory Rodriguez of Chicago Christian Counseling Center

Have a teenager who is pushing your buttons? Consider this wisdom for helping to bridge the relationship gap and build a healthier dynamic between you.

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Nadia Swearingen-Friesen

On the Parent Playground: Community or Comfort Zone?

May 1, 2017 • Nadia Swearingen-Friesen

Do you always spend time with the same old friends? Consider taking a lesson from your children and reach out to extend the love of Jesus to someone new.

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Devotions

Nadia Swearingen-Friesen

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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Jason Ruis

Who Can Tame the Tongue?

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.

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Deb Koster

Waiting on God: Cultivating the Fruit of Patience

May 11, 2015 • 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.

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Deb Koster

Putting Aside Idolatry

April 27, 2015 • 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.

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Deb Koster

A Biblical Approach to Dealing with Selfishness

April 20, 2015 • 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.

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Nadia Swearingen-Friesen

How Can We Live the Fruit of the Spirit in Our Families?

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.

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Deb Koster

Fret Not: Getting Rid of Worry

February 5, 2015 • 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.

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Deb Koster

Choose Thankfulness

June 11, 2014 • 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.

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Deb Koster

Paul's Spiritual Guidance for Relationships

March 27, 2014 • 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.

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