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…
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…
Being married is a privilege! Having someone to share life’s journey together with is a gift. And in spite of all the craziness life can bring, you can have a great, loving, and successful marriage!
It starts with realizing that great marriages don’t just happen. Great marriages are built. The relationship you have with your spouse is the most intimate and precious relationship you will have on this earth. Take time to develop it so you can enjoy life together.
Marriage Building Tip#1
DO THINGS TOGETHER
It’s too late for that. I’m too old for that. God can’t forgive me now. I’ve missed my opportunity.
I’ve heard these statements over and over from people – and sometimes even from myself. But that’s not what God’s Word says.
Something happened the other day that helps illustrate the point I’m trying to make:
There are no perfect parents, but there are strong ones. We become the parents God has called us to be by using His Word as our guide. Continue reading…
Did you know God wants you to enjoy your life so much today that you don’t even have time to think about yesterday? He wants you to be so thankful for what you have right now that you don’t think about what you don’t have.
Did you know that God has something to say about your family? He does. Let’s make sure we’re saying the same things God does about our family.
Don’t get caught up in the most common pitfall parents get into, which is living vicariously through your child. God gave them to you to parent, but He gave them unique gifts and a calling specifically for them.
THE PARENTING PITFALL
THE TAKE AWAY
Don’t fall prey to the pitfall – ask God for wisdom to know how to foster the gifts and talents He has specifically given your child.
12 DAYS OF CHRISTMAS SPECIALS
What you say over your children carries a lot of weight. Children will start to believe what they hear the most often, and if all they hear from their parents is how many mistakes they have made, they will begin to think that they can never do anything right. Continue reading…
Have you ever grilled a big, thick, juicy steak? Before you throw it on the grill, you sprinkle it with salt and pepper to season it.
There’s something about salt that brings out all of the flavor and creates a mouth-watering piece of meat that you can’t wait to sink your teeth into! Simply adding salt just makes it better!