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Navigating the Holidays as a Single Parent
Chris Hunt

Navigating the Holidays as a Single Parent

December 19, 2016 • Chris Hunt

Single parenting is difficult during the holidays. God does not leave us alone, he gives hope beyond merely coping to find a better future for your family.

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How Can I Establish Discipline in My Home?
Deb Koster

How Can I Establish Discipline in My Home?

March 5, 2015 • Deb Koster

It can be difficult to know how to discipline. Here are tips to use discipline effectively to disciple your children to be all that God called them to be.

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Self-Care in Balancing Career and Family Responsibilities
Evie DavyRomano, MS, LMFTA

Self-Care in Balancing Career and Family Responsibilities

January 12, 2015 • Evie DavyRomano, MS, LMFTA

Do you ever feel like you're drowning in the responsibilities you have? Discover the importance of self-care and how to create better balance in your life.

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Help for Parents: Persevering Through Challenges
Nadia Swearingen-Friesen

Help for Parents: Persevering Through Challenges

December 1, 2014 • Nadia Swearingen-Friesen

Discouraged by the challenges that you face? Discover truths from scripture to encourage you through the struggles of parenting and help you persevere.

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Coping as a Single Parent: Four ways God Showed He Would Not Leave
Christopher Hunt

Coping as a Single Parent: Four ways God Showed He Would Not Leave

September 26, 2014 • Christopher Hunt

Are you feeling alone in your struggles? Consider this wisdom from scripture on how God perseveres with you through difficulties and guides your steps.

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Teaching Children to Pray Expectantly
Kim Sullivan

Teaching Children to Pray Expectantly

April 7, 2014 • Kim Sullivan

Do you want to raise children who pray expectantly to God? Consider this wisdom from scripture to help your children cultivate an expectant prayer life.

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Finding the Patience to Parent: Giving the Gift that was Given to Me
Nadia Swearingen-Friesen

Finding the Patience to Parent: Giving the Gift that was Given to Me

March 12, 2014 • Nadia Swearingen-Friesen

Do you struggle with being patient? Consider the gifts that God has given to you to find encouragement for living and loving sacrificially in your life.

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

Sibling Rivalry: Embracing the Gift of One Another

October 1, 2013 • 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.

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Parenting: The Wonder of an Untidy Life
Nadia Swearingen-Friesen

Parenting: The Wonder of an Untidy Life

May 8, 2013 • Nadia Swearingen-Friesen

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When Our Children Struggle
Nadia Swearingen-Friesen

When Our Children Struggle

November 26, 2012 • Nadia Swearingen-Friesen

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Devotions

How Can We Live the Fruit of the Spirit in Our Families?
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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Fret Not: Getting Rid of Worry
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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Choose Thankfulness
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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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.

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Making Time to Stay Connected
Deb Koster

Making Time to Stay Connected

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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Tell of His Faithfulness
Deb Koster

Tell of His Faithfulness

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!

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Jonah: Attitude Check
Deb Koster

Jonah: Attitude Check

December 18, 2012 • Deb Koster

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Parenting: Rising to the Challenge
Deb Koster

Parenting: Rising to the Challenge

December 6, 2012 • Deb Koster

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Don't Run: Honoring God in Conflict
Deb Koster

Don't Run: Honoring God in Conflict

May 18, 2011 • Deb Koster

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