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August 22, 2018 • Mimi Larson
Do you know a child who is grieving a loss? Lean into the relationship to help them to grieve the loss and find comfort for navigating the pain of life.
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July 25, 2018 • Nadia Swearingen-Friesen
Do you worry about being able to provide your children what they need? Follow God's example of coming down to our level and dwelling with us to show love.
July 22, 2018 • Deb Koster
Are you parenting out of a sense of guilt? Recognize the hazards of parenting out of guilt and consider setting aside your guilt to parent constructively.
July 18, 2018 • Leah Travis
Are you struggling with a defiant child? Consider the example that God models for us in scripture for knowing where to put your energy, emphasis and focus.
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.
July 8, 2018 • Nadia Swearingen-Friesen
Do you struggle with the never ending tasks of parenting? Hear how a feather on the floor provided perspective on the priorities of parenting.
June 27, 2018 • Nadia Swearingen-Friesen
Do you struggle with how best to help your children? Discover the best way to come alongside and care for your children by blessing them with prayers.
June 21, 2018 • Nadia Swearingen-Friesen
How could you use the unstructured days of summer to foster learning in your family? Explore ways that you can get intentional about growing spiritually.
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June 18, 2018 • Nadia Swearingen-Friesen
Gardening and parenting share a lot in common. Looking at John 15 we can see how God the Father tends us like a gardener and models parenting for us.
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June 14, 2018 • Rev. Dr. Bret Lamsma
Wondering how to use the wasted in-between moments in your day? Seize these opportunities to pray with your children to build faith and nurture community.
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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.
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.
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 • 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.
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.
October 18, 2013 • 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!
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September 8, 2013 • 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!
December 18, 2012 • Deb Koster