Parenting

Articles

Parenting Wisdom from Proverbs and the Montessori Method
Brian Clark

Parenting Wisdom from Proverbs and the Montessori Method

October 18, 2020 • Brian Clark

Are you curious how the Montessori parenting method aligns with Christianity? Consider how the wisdom of Proverbs is reflected in their parenting method.

Continue Reading • 7 minute read

Parenting in a Pandemic: Securing Your Own Oxygen Mask First
Rev. Katherine Hirschberg

Parenting in a Pandemic: Securing Your Own Oxygen Mask First

July 12, 2020 • Rev. Katherine Hirschberg

Are you finding it challenging to parent without support. Consider how you can practice self-care so you have something to offer to your children.

Continue Reading • 7 minute read

Sibling Rivalry: Embracing the Gift of One Another
Nadia Swearingen-Friesen

Sibling Rivalry: Embracing the Gift of One Another

May 27, 2020 • Nadia Swearingen-Friesen

Do you struggle with sibling rivalry in your home? Find wisdom from God's word and practical wisdom for nurturing loving sibling bonds for a lifetime.

Continue Reading • 4 minute read

Tips for Caring for Your Marriage After Children Arrive
Laura Goossens, MSW, LCSW

Tips for Caring for Your Marriage After Children Arrive

March 8, 2020 • Laura Goossens, MSW, LCSW

Marriage after kids can be difficult but intentionally loving your spouse in the midst of this hard season is possible and well worth the investment.

Continue Reading • 4 minute read

Serving in Ministry as a New Mom
Kim Sullivan

Serving in Ministry as a New Mom

November 20, 2019 • Kim Sullivan

Are you feeling like children are limiting your ability to do ministry? Recognize that parenting is a ministry calling that serves God and his church.

Continue Reading • 4 minute read

Not What We Dreamed
Nadia Swearingen-Friesen

Not What We Dreamed

August 7, 2019 • Nadia Swearingen-Friesen

Are you facing a scary moment of parenting? Lean into God's faithfulness through the challenges and trust God when things don't match what we dreamed.

Continue Reading • 4 minute read

Crying Babies and Taking a Breath
Nadia Swearingen-Friesen

Crying Babies and Taking a Breath

June 26, 2019 • Nadia Swearingen-Friesen

Are you overwhelmed trying to meet the needs of your new baby? Consider this wisdom from the God who hears our cries and soothes the pain of our hearts.

Continue Reading • 3 minute read

Nurturing Faith from Infancy
Rev. Katherine Hirschberg

Nurturing Faith from Infancy

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.

Continue Reading • 5 minute read

Promises to My Child
Rev. Kelly Vander Woude

Promises to My Child

July 15, 2018 • Rev. Kelly Vander Woude

Preparing for parenting can be daunting. Here are the promises that we have made to our children that have proved to be faithful guides for parenting.

Continue Reading • 3 minute read

Mom Wars
Nadia Swearingen-Friesen

Mom Wars

May 10, 2018 • Nadia Swearingen-Friesen

Are you tired of the competitive mom debates? Consider instead the posture of encouragement that God calls us to have as we relate to one another.

Continue Reading • 2 minute read

Devotions

Christian Parenting at the Dinner Table
Rev. Steven Koster

Christian Parenting at the Dinner Table

February 11, 2014 • Rev. Steven Koster

Do you struggle finding time to sit together around the dinner table? Discover the blessings that come from time spent together as family with God's word.

Continue Reading • 2 minute read

Making Time to Stay Connected
Rev. Deb Koster

Making Time to Stay Connected

October 18, 2013 • Rev. Deb Koster

Do you feel overwhelmed with life's challenges? Find some encouragement from scripture and discover how God sees you. God takes great delight in you!

Continue Reading • 1 minute read

Tell of His Faithfulness
Rev. Deb Koster

Tell of His Faithfulness

September 8, 2013 • Rev. Deb Koster

We have seen God's faithfulness and our job is to tell that story to others. Tell your story of God's grace and celebrate the faithful deeds of our Lord!

Continue Reading • 1 minute read

Parenting: Rising to the Challenge
Rev. Deb Koster

Parenting: Rising to the Challenge

December 6, 2012 • Rev. Deb Koster

Continue Reading • 2 minute read

Your Most Dangerous Weapon
Rev. Deb Koster

Your Most Dangerous Weapon

May 23, 2011 • Rev. Deb Koster

Continue Reading • 1 minute read

Finding Rest
Rev. Deb Koster

Finding Rest

May 18, 2011 • Rev. Deb Koster

Continue Reading • 1 minute read

 

Subscribe today to get FamilyFire emailed to you each week!