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How Can Parents Help Kids Manage Stress and Anxiety?

The bad news: statistics say 77% of us currently have stress related health issues at this very moment, with 33% of us living in extreme stress. More bad news: it seems as though our children are feeding off of it. Thankfully Kyle points us to good news in scripture reminding us how to curb this epidemic.
Hangin with Dad
Do not be anxious about anything, but in every situation, by prayer and petition, with thanksgiving, present your requests to God. And the peace of God, which transcends all understanding,...Read more

What is the Value of Serving Together as a Family?

Leading our kids by serving others alongside them might be easier said than done, however "D" reminds us of the tremendous value of serving together as a family.
A family who serves together
You, my brothers and sisters, were called to be free. But do not use your freedom to indulge the flesh; rather, serve one another humbly in love. For the entire...Read more

How to Approach the Topic of Lust

When is the right time to begin talking with our kids about lust? Probably sooner than most of us might prefer. Colby bravely points us to why we need to jump in to this tough topic and how we can do just that.
Good Talk
Shepherd the flock of God that is among you, exercising oversight, not under compulsion, but willingly, as God would have you; not for shameful gain, but eagerly; not domineering over...Read more

How Kids Can Practice Communicating Well with Adults

Risking the embarrassment and chancing some entertainment...let's allow our kids to practice communicating with adults at appropriate times. See below as Jen provides three real-life settings for kids to practice communicating with adults.
Mom & Daughters
Brothers, do not be children in your thinking. Be infants in evil, but in your thinking be mature. 1 Corinthians 14:20 Parents, we have the great privilege and daily opportunities...Read more

What are God's Office Hours?

Life is better with Jesus...when we're daily being mindful of His presence. He has such richness of life to offer us it'd be a cryin' shame to only cash in on that on Sundays! Kelli shows us how to stay connected with our Savior each and every day.
Chillin with Jesus
And He said to all, “If anyone would come after me, let him deny himself and take up his cross daily and follow me.” Luke 9:23 What if God decided...Read more

Is Prayer Still Powerful?

Let’s be honest, prayer is typically the first thing to go when we feel too busy and pressed for time. If we will truly grasp the benefits of gaining the Father's perspective when we go to Him with our raw thoughts and emotions, as Natalie reminds us, He will continue to prove Himself faithful over and over again!
Praying
Devote yourselves to prayer, being watchful and thankful. Colossians 4:2 Prayer is the spiritual discipline we put off until later, but then time gets away from us and the next...Read more

Let's Talk About Sex

There may be a certain Salt-n-Pepa song in your head after reading this title...that goes to show you've lived long enough to be able to pass on some relevant, life-giving truth to the next generation. No singing required!
Fathers and Sons
The decrees of the Lord are firm, and all of them are righteous. They are more precious than gold, than much pure gold; they are sweeter than honey, than honey...Read more

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