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Study on Love: 1 Corinthians 13
While Paul recognizes the importance of the spiritual gifts and their place in the Christian’s life, he tells that there is something superior to these gifts. Without love all
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marriage

10 Great Wedding Bible Verses and Readings
A wedding Bible verse can talk about love, the marriage relationship, faith, how to treat others, God’s purpose for marriage or other topics. Read More
7 Steps to Forgiveness in a Christian Marriage
Forgiveness can be difficult when a spouse forgets a special day, constantly makes the family run late for events, or neglects their basic responsibilities in the relationship. Many couples also struggle with Read More
Christian Advice for Newlyweds: 10 Helpful Tips
Congratulations on your recent wedding. It may have been last week or a few years ago, but if you consider yourself a newlywed and are looking for Christian advice, I hope this will be a help and Read More
How Can I Improve My Marriage: A Christian Study
Marriage takes a lot of work. It is not so much what you can get out of it but what you can put into it. Essential elements include communicating with your spouse. The longer you don’t communicate, the longer the potential of misunderstanding can Read More

Parenting

The Value of Training
Every day you're training your children to become healthy responsible adults. Is it okay to get up and walk away in the middle of a meal? Is it acceptable to leave the table without helping to clean it up? Read More
The Value of Correction
Correcting children can be exasperating. Part of the problem is that children don't usually value correction. Instead they become defensive, offer excuses, blame others, Read More
Children Who Can’t Accept No as an Answer
Parents have to say no to kids for a variety of reasons. Sometimes those reasons have to do with health and safety issues for the child. Other times the reasons have to do with finances and time on the part of the parent. Whatever the reason, chi Read More
A Practical Way to Teach Responsibility
Some children have a hard time doing anything without getting distracted. One mom, Heather, said, "When I tell my five-year-old son, James, to go get his shoes on because Read More

Columns

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SPECIAL NEEDS PARENTS, YOU ARE ENOUGH
Know your worried thoughts, the ones that keep you up at night lulling you to sleep, the thoughts that sometimes accuse you as you parent your child

News

Children and the Bible - Staying motivated
Just as good health and physical activity stimulates our appetite, our desire for God's Word comes from a healthy relationship with Him, and the application of His Word to our lives
True Love: How Do You Know When You Find It?
How do you know it is true love when you find it? How can you be sure it is true love or just infatuation? What are the differences between lust and love?
Children and the Bible - Getting started
The Bible is a big book, and we are blessed to have such a collection of inspired writing—the Word of God—literally at our fingertips.
IT’S MORE THAN JUST A CHOIR CONCERT
It was Angela’s spring choir concert. I have to tell you, these choir concerts are bitter sweet for me. I waffle from loving all she is doing, then moments I’m in tears.

A Guide for Christian Marriage

  1. 1Receive Jesus Christ as Lord and Savior, serve at a local church and receive faith training in order to mature in your walk with Jesus.
  2. 2Get educated about Biblical marriage to help set the right priorities and viewpoint about marriage.
  3. 3Seek advice and guidance from Christian parents, pastors, elders, and/or friends in church regarding marriage and how to choose a godly spouse.
  4. 4A couple should begin courtship with the sincere intention of marriage.
  5. 5Before marriage, hold a church service where the couple can make a vow before God to build a faithful family centered on Jesus Christ.
  6. 6Hold a wedding ceremony with parents, relatives and friends, and register the marriage legally.