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Life is BUSY. Schedules are chaotic. Connecting is difficult. Family meetings are worth the intentional planning and meeting time. Why? When everyone is gathered, plans are made and problems get solved. Here are tips for successful family meetings. 11 Tips for a Fabulous Family Meeting Family business is important. All members of the … Read More...
Life is BUSY. Schedules are chaotic. Connecting is difficult. Family meetings are worth the intentional planning and meeting time. Why? When everyone is gathered, plans are made and problems get solved. Here are tips for successful family meetings. 11 Tips for a Fabulous Family Meeting Family business is important. All members of the family are required […]
My mother had a very tender scar on the side of her knee. If someone touched that scar she would jump. She had acquired this scar as a child. She got caught in a barbed-wire fence and was too traumatized to get stitches so the wound was left, never healing properly. The Lord has […]
Plato may have said “Nothing . . . is worthy of great anxiety” but he didn’t have to deal with the Washington, DC traffic. Driving in traffic here drives us crazy—but sometimes it’s our marriage that is stuck in the fast lane. When we have too much to do and too little time often it’s […]
Parents, how many of you are frustrated with technology and how much time your kids spend on it? Did everyone raise their hand? As a father, I am constantly trying to monitor my kids’ use of technology and this includes not only what they are watching/doing but also how much time is spent on technology. […]
As a child I remember picking stalks of rhubarb from my mom’s garden, snapping off the massive leaves, and heading to the house to rinse off the dirt. My mom would pour sugar into a small paper cup. I’d head outside to savor my treat. Okay, in kid terms it was a treat, raw rhubarb […]
Early one morning, I was spending time with God in prayer and Bible reading. At the end of this time, I asked God, “What do I need to hear from you today?” In the silence, I immediately noticed the chirping of the birds. Through the leading of the Holy Spirit, I turned to Matthew 6:26 […]
Friends, Dr. Jim Dempsey is the newest member of our 1 Corinthians 13 Parenting Team. He’s a husband, dad, granddad, pastor, radio host, and author. Becky and I are excited to introduce Jim and his recently published book Parenting Unchained to you. After you read my interview with him you will definitely be watching for […]
I often hear from parents that they’ve stopped going to conferences when their children enter middle school. Recently a parent told me, “In elementary school I felt I had to go, but once my child had more than one teacher I didn’t see the point. The last time I went I sat in the gymnasium […]
‘Tis the season to be jolly…Fa la la, humbug! God is the God of celebration. He gives His children a sense of belonging through rich traditions established in the feasts. For centuries, the nation of Israel has celebrated ordained feasts: eating certain foods, saying specific words, reenacting certain events. As they do this, they remember […]
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Our HeartCORE Single Parent Conference in KC in January was a great success. Relevant and cutting edge information was presented. And practical ways to navigate life in the 21st century as a single parent were explored. Misty Honnold equipped men and women in how to strengthen their child’s walk with Jesus and encouraged them in […]