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How Can We Help Kids Make Genuine Friends

Friends, BFFs, buddies, pals, whatever we call them, they’re important to all of us. Sometimes our kids can choose friends who do anything but point them to what's right. Take heart! God's Word has something to say to us about that, and Ashton points us to the truth about making good friends.
Good friends
Whoever walks with the wise becomes wise, but the companion of fools will suffer harm. Proverbs 13:20 We were built to be in relationships with others. We are created in...Read more

How and Why To Train Kids Toward Selflessness

"I could be a lot more considerate of others if I wouldn't keep getting in my own way!" Ha! Ain't that the truth all too often. Jessica walks us through the value of training our kids toward selfLESSness.
Carry A Friend
And you shall love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your mind and with all your strength.’ The second is...Read more

How and When to Teach Kids Adulting

The phrase we hear most of our college staff use today to describe things like finding a job and paying bills is “adulting.” Jacob leads us in thinking intentionally how we can set our kids up for success today for when they start "adulting".
Thumbs up Girls
You shall teach them diligently to your sons and shall talk of them when you sit in your house and when you walk by the way and when you lie...Read more

How Can Parents Love Kids by Allowing Failure?

Allowing a loved one to fail is tough, but could there be some benefit to allowing them to make a few poor choices? Judah shows us how to we can do just that and reminds us that it is indeed loving.
Allowing Failure
But He said to me, “My grace is sufficient for you, for My power is made perfect in weakness.” Therefore I will boast all the more gladly of my weaknesses,...Read more

How to Teach Kids to Spend Wisely

How much should kids be spending, saving and giving? As parents, we can help provide our kids with a healthy understanding of where and how money fits into our life. Jacob guides us to practical ways to do just that.
Camp Travis Gals
What do you have that you did not receive? And if you did receive it, why do you boast as if you had not received it? 1 Corinthians 4:7 Money...Read more

How to Teach Money Management

What are some wise ways to manage our money? And how can we teach our kids to be wise with money? Jacob shares his insights from life experience how we can share these important principles with the next generation.
Father/Daughter
He who is faithful in a very little thing is also faithful in much; and he who is unrighteous in a very little thing is unrighteous also in much. Luke...Read more

How to Read the Bible for REAL

Is the idea of studying scripture intimidating? Where do we start? How can we lead our kids in this when we're not confident in our own ability? Kara lines out a few practical steps to knowing God better through the reading of His Word.
Reading the Bible
For whatever was written in former days was written for our instruction, that through endurance and through encouragement of the Scriptures we might have hope. Romans 15:4 “What has God...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

Leading By Example

Who is someone you want to be like? We all have people we look up to for the good example they are to us. As parents, let's do as we say we want our kids to do...let's be good examples. Jess tells us how and why.
Travis campers
In your relationships with one another, have the same mindset as Christ Jesus: Who, being in very nature God, did not consider equality with God something to be used to...Read more

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