Train Your Children to be Givers

I tried to teach my children when they were young that they were to be givers.

The Bible says, “God gives seed to the sower” (Isaiah 55:10; 2 Corinthians 910).  It also says in Galatians 6:7 (KJV), “Be not deceived; God is not mocked: for whatsoever a man soweth, that shall he also reap.”  Continue reading…


Do You Need Some Encouragement?

Have you ever wished someone would tell you that you’re good at your job, or that you’re raising your children right, or even something as simple as the fact that you can overcome the obstacle in your way?

Affirmation is important to us all. We would all like to be constantly affirmed and told how great we are or that we are doing a good job. Continue reading…


Help! My Child is a Teenager

“Train up a child in the way he should go, and when he is old he will not depart from it” (Proverbs 22:6 NKJV).

Around the age of 13 is when children turn into a subculture called “teenagers.” Behavior that seemed innocent and cute when your child was a two-year-old is viewed as outright rebellion as he or she becomes a teenager. It’s not cute when your teenager looks you in the face and says, “I’m not doing that, and you can’t make me!”

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