Being a Family on Mission Do you have a plan for getting your children involved in missions? When we think of missions, Matthew 28:19-20 typically comes to mind. This is the classic passage where Jesus commissions the disciples after his … Continue reading Be a Family on Mission
Do your children get grumpy when you tell them to put down the device, shut off the game system or movie? Have you noticed that you are obsessed with Facebook, your favorite Netflix show or constantly window shopping on your … Continue reading Are You Ready For A Media Fast?
Is My Child Ready for Baptism? Is my child ready for baptism? I hear this question quite a bit from families. Many are skeptical and want me to talk with their child to see why he/she is interested in baptism. … Continue reading Is My Child Ready for Baptism?
In January of 1976, a young woman found out that she was pregnant. Her and her husband had been struggling financially for quite sometime. They already had three children and this news was an unwelcomed surprise. Her husband encouraged her … Continue reading A Young Woman Who Chose Life
I remember when my wife first came to me with the idea of adoption. I wasn’t open to it at all. Several years had went by in our marriage without being able to have children. After an operation, and a … Continue reading Thanking God for Infertility
What if… Your kid actually made it to a professional level? The chance of your child actually playing as a professional athlete as you might already know are miniscule (more will be shared about this). But, let’s say that your child made it to the Olympics. Continue reading Sports on Sunday’s: A Look at a Great Example
Have you ever heard the saying, “seeing is believing?” This is a proverb and means, “you need to see something before you can accept that it really exists or occurs.” Sometimes we have to be shown our sin by others … Continue reading Helping your Children See Their Sin: For Families to Read Together
The Greatest Commandment In the gospel of Matthew a lawyer came to Jesus and asked Him, what the greatest commandment was. Jesus answered him, “‘You shall love the Lord your God with all your heart, and with all your soul, … Continue reading Confession to God
A few years back on the little hobby farm my family and I lived on we bought some chickens. The kids were so excited that they picked out names for each of the hens and the rooster. It wasn’t long … Continue reading Broken Eggs