The Family Dinner Challenge

Busy school days and fall activities are in full swing.  Your days are busy working, running to and from school, carting kids to sports and music lessons, running errands, packing lunches, and maybe even a little house cleaning.  Having dinner together as a family right now can seem like an overwhelming sense of obligation, or […]

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Three Steps to Reach Non-Christian Friends

Parents, A few years ago when I was working in Southern California as a new youth pastor, a handful of students in our youth group asked how they could reach out to their non-Christian friends at school. Before we came up with a plan or a strategy, we began with prayer, mostly because I couldn’t […]

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How to Pray for Your Child

Written by Barbara Deatherage, Elementary Ministry Leader for Stonebriar Community Church When I think about praying for our kids as they go back to school, so many things pop into my mind. I can pray for: Good grades Good study habits Good behavior with teachers and friends Good friends But I wonder if this is […]

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Three Steps to Discovering Your Spouse

Written by David Ake, Associate Pastor of Marriage Ministry at Stonebriar Community Church   It’s almost fall, and football season is right around the corner.  Though my favorite is college football, really all football is fun to talk about, debate, understand, and even play.   Much of that joy is rooted in reminiscing about the glory […]

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