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What Parents Can Offer on a Very Bad Day
Nadia Swearingen-Friesen

What Parents Can Offer on a Very Bad Day

July 1, 2020 • Nadia Swearingen-Friesen

When our children struggle, we hurt too and we wonder what we have to offer them. Find wisdom for responding in a way that shows our children God's love.

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Building a Partnership in Your Marriage
Leah Travis, M.S., L.M.F.T.

Building a Partnership in Your Marriage

July 1, 2020 • Leah Travis, M.S., L.M.F.T.

Do you and your spouse struggle to work cooperatively? Consider these ways for establishing a healthy partnership in your marriage relationship.

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Cultivating a Virtue: Lord Give Me Patience!
Rev. Deb Koster

Cultivating a Virtue: Lord Give Me Patience!

June 28, 2020 • Rev. Deb Koster

Do you struggle with being patient and trusting God? Discover ways that you can become more patient and cultivate this discipline within your family life.

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What is Therapy?
Kelsee Costanza, MS, LPC

What is Therapy?

June 24, 2020 • Kelsee Costanza, MS, LPC

Do you wonder what happens in therapy? Counseling offers a confidential, supportive, non-judgmental space to process your thoughts, feelings, and actions.

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Help for Parents: Persevering Through Challenges
Nadia Swearingen-Friesen

Help for Parents: Persevering Through Challenges

June 21, 2020 • 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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Placing God First
Rev. Deb Koster

Placing God First

June 17, 2020 • Rev. Deb Koster

Is God first in the life of your family? Prioritize God in the choices that you make each day so that God is honored and worshiped in your family.

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Changing Wedding Plans due to COVID-19
Jordan An

Changing Wedding Plans due to COVID-19

June 14, 2020 • Jordan An

Is the vision of your wedding celebration needing to change related to COVID-19? Lament the losses and discover the blessings God provides in this season.

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The Power of Praying for One Another
Rev. Deb Koster

The Power of Praying for One Another

June 10, 2020 • Rev. Deb Koster

Do you struggle with praying for others? Prayer is a powerful way for us to bear one another’s burdens. Discover the importance of praying for one another.

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Finding the Blessings in Slowing
Joy Bocanegra, MA, LCPC

Finding the Blessings in Slowing

June 7, 2020 • Joy Bocanegra, MA, LCPC

Do you get caught in the cultural lies of busyness and achievement? Replacing these lies with God's truth can set us free to live a healthier, joyful life.

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Claiming Our Spiritual Identity
Kim Sullivan

Claiming Our Spiritual Identity

June 3, 2020 • Kim Sullivan

Do you feel discouraged and wonder what God thinks of you? Consider these truths from scripture to encourage you and remind you of your spiritual identity.

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Devotions

Rule the Words of My Mouth
Rev. Deb Koster

Rule the Words of My Mouth

August 13, 2015 • Rev. Deb Koster

Do you ever say words you regret? Consider what scripture says about our speech and learn to use words with care so that God is glorified in our speech.

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How We Communicate Has Consequences
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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Seeking God First in Courtship
Rev. Deb Koster

Seeking God First in Courtship

June 11, 2015 • Rev. Deb Koster

Has your dating relationship become more important than God? Consider Biblical wisdom for keeping your priorities aligned so that God is sought first.

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Who Can Tame the Tongue?
Rev. Jason Ruis

Who Can Tame the Tongue?

June 1, 2015 • Rev. 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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Waiting on God: Cultivating the Fruit of Patience
Rev. Deb Koster

Waiting on God: Cultivating the Fruit of Patience

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.

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Putting Aside Idolatry
Rev. Deb Koster

Putting Aside Idolatry

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.

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A Biblical Approach to Dealing with Selfishness
Rev. Deb Koster

A Biblical Approach to Dealing with Selfishness

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.

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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
Rev. Deb Koster

Fret Not: Getting Rid of Worry

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.

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