Parenting brings with it a truckload of surprises, curveballs and disappointments, yet at the same time the rewards that we see as parents are before us every day. What is it really like having kids in a small town as a conservative Christian? Let me tell you: Everybody suddenly has the right to talk about…Read more Having kids will be like this…
Boxing gloves: One fighter with them, one without I've decided to name this post "why are we being punched in a corner" because of the pugilist nature of the same-sex marriage proponents that permeates every backlash, article, argument and debate style of every single public supporter of same sex marriage in mainstream media. How does…Read more Why are we being punched in a corner?
There is such a sweet fellowship at church. It can come from no other place. The gathering together of the saints on Sundays is a sweet, beautiful event where people can talk about their struggles, joys, victories, witnessing encounters, home life, prayers, hopes and dreams. All because we have been united by Christ to God…Read more Fellowship
What are our priorities as Christian Dad's and men? Are they merely to provide money and give hugs and kisses to our kids at bedtime, or do they go much, much deeper? S. Michael Houdmann from gotquestions.org gives us some insightful wisdom into this matter: "The proper perspective for this leadership comes from Ephesians 5:25–32.…Read more Priorities
Together One of the best ways to learn scripture as a family is simply to do it together! At a couch, dinner table, floor or even out in the backyard around a plate of food. If the whole family's there (even if it's 3 people at the moment) then you have a mini-congregation to share…Read more Teaching kids the Bible