Wednesday, August 15, 2018

Family Life Today Interview #2: Love Has Teeth

Check out the following interview with Family Life Today! From Family Life Today: When you love someone who continually makes wrong choices, what should you do?...

Family Life Today Interview #1: Rugged Love for Wayward Souls

From Family Life Today: Pastors Dave Harvey and Paul Gilbert address the weighty topic of rebellion and expand the idea of a prodigal to include...

Lift the Heavy Burden of Shame: How to Care for Parents of Prodigals

This post was originally featured on Desiring God. Prodigal kids: the gaping wound for many Christian parents. A child, whether adolescent or adult, is living out...

5 Reasons to Teach Your Kids About the Reformation

This post was originally published on The Gospel Coalition Our neighbor looked more than a bit puzzled at my daughter’s answer. “I bet you’re looking forward...

7 Reasons to Teach Our Children Church History

This article was originally published on The Gospel Coalition. Ask my four children what their father loves and ranking high on the list after “Jesus,...

Declare Your Dependence

This post appeared previously at gospelcenteredfamily.com Throughout their journey to the Promised Land, God tested the people of Israel. In Exodus 17:8-16, they faced the...

Swords through the Soul: The Pains of Mother’s Day

It is the best of days, and it is the worst of days–Mother’s Day. In many of our churches, there will be a lot...

3 Ways to Tell a Bible Story to Kids

This article was originally published on Gospel Centered Family. What do the kids in your class remember after you’ve taught a Bible lesson? Who do they...

Holistic Family Ministry

Broken Storylines, Graceless Dads, Overly Spiritual Pastors, & Sticky Notes: Toward A More Holistic Family Ministry As much as we want to romanticize or idealize...