Positive Self-Care Makes Us Better Parents

“Come to me all who are weary and burdened and I will give you rest.” Matthew 11:28 When I am tired and have not slept well, I am grumpy and hard to be around. When I am over-committed and running around all crazy, I am anxious and hard to be around. When I am not […]

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Wooing the Wayward: Loving Your Prodigal Until He or She Comes Home

Written by Insight for Living Ministries staff members. Shattered. Your dreams of your children growing up to be godly Christians now lay like splinters of glass on the marble floor. “Mom, I’m gay,” your son announces. Your daughter reveals, “Dad, I’ve moved in with my boyfriend.” These words take your breath away. Your adult child […]

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Mom . . . I’m Bored

Written by Barbara Deatherage, blogger www.worthdoingpoorly.com   There’s no doubt—winter can be long. Seemingly endlessly long. It’s cold outside and often gloomy. Sometimes drizzly and damp. So, what’s a mom or a dad to do when shut in the house with a bunch of bored kids? There’s only so many times you can visit Chick-fil-A […]

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Podcast: Dating and Biblical Sexuality

Written by Student Ministry Pastor Nathan Kocurek and High School Ministry Leader, Linda Wylie There is a biblical foundation for our conversation about dating and sexuality. Looking at 1 Corinthians 6:9-20, we see that Paul’s letter to Corinth is about living differently in a fallen world. Paul explains that believers are to have different attitudes toward […]

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