Christian parents begin with good intentions, but fall into their own dreams for their children's lives, rather than God's. So how does a Christian whose life is committed to following Jesus think about sin in the life of their children?
Summer fun is not reserved for the young, tan, fit mom. It’s for every mom who’s playing in the sand, not thinking about how she looks while doing it. I don’t owe my kids a hot mom, but I do owe them a joyful one, every summer, no matter my size or shape
Our marital status is often a defining element of our identity that seems to place us into separate boxes or categories. But though we are all in different seasons of life, our differences don’t have to inhibit our understanding of each other. So, in the interest of opening this dialog, here are seven things we single women would like our married friends to know....
Though there is great fear surrounding the threat of disease, we can rest assured that we have a Father in Heaven who is with us in all things. This truth is true especially today with the spread of the coronavirus.
This touching story of unconditional love was inspired by Francis Chan's newest book. As a rare visual disease robs his wife of her vision, this husband is determined to show blind devotion to her - no matter the cost.
Watch this story of love that wins no matter the obstacle - truly inspiring!
So let me ask you, are you focused on the dots in your life or on the sailboat? The dots represent the things that contribute to your chaotic life. The sailboat emerges as the steady, peaceful presence in the midst of the chaos. The sailboat is God...
Although retirement is a milestone for all working adults, decades of hard work may not pay off if you haven’t planned for your financial needs once a regular paycheck stops coming. Consider this advice to get on a path toward financially secure retirement.
Somewhere down the line, Christian singles started looking for perfection in their spouses. Many will blame their unrealistic expectations on the Disney fairy tales they watched as children, but let's consider a different source when looking for a potential spouse - like the Bible.
The Christian community is somewhat divided on the issue of taking medicine for mental health issues. There is even division over whether “mental health issues” are even biblical. Yet the Bible seems to present a balanced view of both medical and spiritual approaches.
Words matter. Our children soak them up like little sponges. I can watch my daughter play “house” with her dolls and hear her say some of the same things her mom or I tell her. It's proof that she's listening.
Of all the phrases we say as parents, there are a few that I believe every child needs to hear.