Articles about Spirituality

2022-11-20 The Value of Praying the Scriptures
2022-10-12 Navigating the Guilt that Accompanies Grief
2022-10-09 Why Does God Let Me Suffer?
2022-10-05 When Grief Looks Like Depression
2022-09-13 Handling Conflict Biblically and Constructively: Encouraging articles from Family Fire
2022-08-31 It’s Okay to Be Angry as You Grieve
2022-08-28 Denial In Grief
2022-08-10 17 Things Spiritually Healthy People Don’t Do
2022-08-07 ​Why Worship?
2022-07-24 Coping as a Single Parent: Four ways God Showed He Would Not Leave
2022-07-10 Talking to Children about Death
2022-06-29 There’s no App for That: Raising our Children in Faith
2022-06-26 Cultivating an Adventurous Faith
2022-06-15 The Gift of Sincere Faith
2022-06-12 Training Children to Hear God's Voice
2022-06-08 How Do I Manage Frustration?
2022-06-05 Uprooting the Idols in Our Families
2022-06-01 Equipping for Mentoring
2022-05-29 Choosing a Mentor
2022-05-04 A Mother's Hands
2022-04-27 Building an Intimate Marriage
2022-04-19 Kingdom Building Practices of the Early Church
2022-04-17 The Spirit's Fire for Your Family
2022-04-13 Living Our Easter Identity: How Christ's Death and Resurrection Changes Us
2022-04-10 Living Our Easter Identity: The Impact of Christ's Dying Words
2022-04-06 Church Family
2022-04-03 Learning the Value of Community
2022-03-06 Supporting Single Friends
2022-02-20 Parenting on Fumes and Learning Selfcare
2022-01-20 What is Family Fire?
2022-01-12 Praying Through the Valley: Overcoming Grief
2022-01-09 Praying Through the Valley: Discovering My Self-Worth
2022-01-05 Nourishing Faith through Daily Devotions
2022-01-02 Help! My Procrastination is Hurting My Relationships
2021-12-29 I Know That My Redeemer Lives
2021-12-19 Put on Love's Little Black Dress
2021-12-12 Finding Joy at Christmas!
2021-12-08 Bring Peace to Those Around You
2021-11-28 Advent Hope
2021-11-23 Choosing Gratitude
2021-11-21 Living Daily in Gratitude
2021-10-24 Praying Through the Valley: Overcoming Loneliness
2021-10-17 How Do I Forgive: Write a Letter of Lament and Forgiveness
2021-10-13 Nurturing Faith by Challenging and Encouraging
2021-10-10 8 Scripture Promises for Christian Parents
2021-10-06 Exploring an Eternal Perspective for Earthly Grief
2021-10-03 Lamenting Life's Losses
2021-09-29 Generational Living: Connecting with Youth
2021-09-22 Praying Through the Valley: Finding Hope Amid Loss
2021-09-19 Help for Navigating Depression
2021-09-15 Why Online Worship Still Matters
2021-09-12 Why In-Person Worship Still Matters
2021-09-08 Making Scripture the Parenting Authority in Your Home
2021-09-01 Being Teachable: Characteristics of Un-teachable Behavior
2021-08-29 Being Teachable: Developing a Teachable Spirit
2021-07-14 Teaching the Importance of Confession
2021-07-11 How Best to Handle Stress: Take a Lesson from Older Adults
2021-06-30 How has Pandemic Living Affected Your Relationships?
2021-06-27 Why Mentoring Matters
2021-06-09 Persevering Through a Difficult Season
2021-06-06 How to Move Forward After Messing Up
2021-05-23 Creating a Healthy Work Ethic
2021-05-19 Transforming Your Emotions
2021-05-16 How Can I Ever Forgive Myself?
2021-04-28 When Your Child Chooses A Different Standard
2021-04-21 When God Seems Silent
2021-04-18 How do I cope with the aftermath of a suicide?
2021-04-11 Coping with Betrayal
2021-04-07 Say Yes to Being the Bride of Christ
2021-04-04 Help for Nurturing Spiritual Growth
2021-03-28 Easter Grace: Seize the Teaching Opportunity
2021-03-17 Jesus Promises Our Forgiveness
2021-03-14 How Do I Raise My Child to Embrace Faith?
2021-03-07 Finding Belonging
2021-03-03 Guiding Our Kids to Pray
2021-02-28 Laying My Burdens Down
2021-02-24 How to Cultivate Family Worship Time
2021-02-17 Six Steps to Inspiring Spiritual Growth in Your Family
2021-02-14 Spiritual Disciplines: Family Fasting
2021-02-03 Five Questions to Ask when Reading the Bible
2021-01-31 How to Care for Hurting People: Showing Empathy
2021-01-27 Becoming a Shepherding Parent
2021-01-24 Passing Faith to the Next Generation
2021-01-13 Give Yourself the Gift of Kindness
2021-01-06 Faith Lessons From the Prayers of the Black Church
2020-12-30 New Year’s Resolutions Just Don’t Work: How to Make Real Change
2020-12-20 What if I Infect a Loved One with COVID?
2020-12-16 Finding Hope
2020-12-13 Blue Christmas
2020-12-09 Help for Forgiving Yourself
2020-12-06 Preparing for Christmas in a Pandemic
2020-12-02 Praying Psalms: God's Gift for Sleepless Nights
2020-11-22 8 Things Your Kids Will Complain About Now and Thank You for Later
2020-11-04 Bearing One Another's Burdens
2020-10-25 Battling Isolation and Loneliness During a Pandemic
2020-10-14 In The Ruins…God Sees You
2020-09-30 Helping Your Child Battle the Grief-monster
2020-09-27 Set Aside Anxiety By Practicing Radical Acceptance
2020-09-23 Healing for Burnout in the Workplace
2020-09-13 Why Our Words Matter
2020-09-09 The Benefits of Praying Together
2020-09-06 Praying for Your Spouse
2020-08-30 Crossing Barriers and Learning to Love My Neighbor
2020-08-19 Break Free of Negative Thinking
2020-07-29 Navigating Life's Disappointments
2020-06-28 Cultivating a Virtue: Lord Give Me Patience!
2020-06-10 The Power of Praying for One Another
2020-06-07 Finding the Blessings in Slowing
2020-06-03 Claiming Our Spiritual Identity
2020-05-31 Turning COVID-19 Anxiety into Prayer
2020-05-24 Scripture's Promises in Tough Times
2020-05-20 Riding the Emotional Roller Coaster
2020-05-10 Family Grieving: Navigating Loss Together
2020-05-03 Caring for Others Requires Caring for Ourselves
2020-04-29 Listening for God
2020-04-26 Navigating anxiety
2020-04-19 Lament as a Response to Loss
2020-04-15 Toxic Positivity
2020-04-12 Where is God When Your World Falls Apart
2020-04-08 Practices to Strengthen your Relationship With Jesus
2020-04-05 When life feels overwhelming
2020-03-25 Healing Binge Eating: A Journey Toward Wholeness
2020-03-04 Owning Our Helplessness
2020-03-01 Helping Our Children Mature
2020-02-26 Moving Past Regret
2020-02-23 What Should I Do When Shame and Guilt Consume Me?
2020-02-16 Moving Past Conflict to Find Unity
2020-02-05 What Could You Gain from Counseling?
2020-02-02 Facing Financial Challenges
2020-01-29 How Can I Glorify God in the Gutters of Life
2020-01-15 Becoming Part of a New Church Family
2020-01-12 Who is Directing Your Life?
2020-01-05 Why Am I Angry?
2020-01-01 Establish Family Habits of Reading God's Word
2019-12-29 Finding a Focus for the New Year
2019-12-22 Faith Lessons from Joseph
2019-12-15 Three Lessons from the Wisemen
2019-12-11 Faith Lessons from Anna
2019-12-08 Faith Lessons from Simeon
2019-12-01 Faith Lessons from Shepherds
2019-11-24 6 Lessons for Surviving a Big Move
2019-11-10 Learning to Practice Self-Care
2019-10-20 4 Tips To Help Families Cope With the Loss of a Pet
2019-10-09 Being Thankful in the Middle of Not Enough
2019-10-02 Creating Worship Practices at Home
2019-09-22 Why Is Pornography Destructive?
2019-09-03 Sharing our Brokenness
2019-08-07 Not What We Dreamed
2019-08-04 Facing Your Fears
2019-07-24 Caring for the Emotional Struggles of Generation Z
2019-07-21 Moving Past the Stigma of Mental Illness
2019-06-23 Self-Care, or Self-Indulgent?
2019-06-19 Releasing Criticism, Teaching Discernment
2019-06-05 Nurturing Faith: Letting Our Children Go
2019-05-01 Doing Weight God’s Way
2019-04-28 Is Bitterness Making You Sick?
2019-04-24 Finding Your Identity
2019-04-21 Eating Disorders: It’s More Than Food
2019-04-17 Dwelling with God
2019-03-06 Nurturing Faith: Knowing His Word or Knowing Him?
2019-03-03 Teaching Compassion
2019-02-17 Nurturing Faith from Infancy
2019-01-27 Confronting My Fears
2019-01-06 Self-Esteem: Object in Mirror is NOT as it Seems
2018-12-19 Put Down Your Cellphone
2018-12-16 Spiritual Intimacy: Immanuel Today
2018-11-25 Savor Every Moment and Give God Thanks
2018-11-14 Obtaining a New Mancard: Facing Unemployment
2018-11-11 What to do with the Wintertime Blues
2018-11-07 Confronting our Mortality
2018-10-21 Letting Go of Shame
2018-10-07 A Broken and Imperfect Fellowship
2018-09-30 Rejoice in the Lord Always? O Boy...
2018-09-16 Finding Peace Amid Pain
2018-08-29 When an Adult Child is Mentally Ill : Dos and Don'ts of Responding
2018-08-26 When an Adult Child is Mentally Ill: Handling Feelings
2018-08-22 How to Help a Grieving Child
2018-08-15 Moving the Body to Heal the Mind
2018-08-12 Surviving and Thriving after Mid-Life
2018-06-21 Summer Goals: Time to Focus
2018-06-18 Cultivating Our Kids
2018-06-14 Praying With Your Children
2018-06-07 I Didn’t Sign Up For This
2018-05-31 The Life that Could Have Been: Walking Through Miscarriage
2018-05-28 Reconciling My Impatience with God
2018-05-24 Follow God's Call to Mentor
2018-05-21 Finding a Healthy Self-Image
2018-05-07 Finding Hope Amid Suffering
2018-04-23 Choosing Sabbath Rest
2018-04-16 Spiritual Formation: Springing to Life
2018-04-09 Redefining Success
2018-04-02 Eradicating Envy
2018-03-29 Caring for One Another
2018-03-08 Parenting with Faith: The Legacy of Discipleship
2018-02-26 Depression Unveiled from a Christian Perspective
2018-02-15 What Are You Giving Up for Lent?
2018-01-08 Mentoring Faith in Young People
2017-12-30 A Brand New Year for Families: How Will You Be Changed?
2017-12-30 Struggle Together: Talking with our Youth about Suicide
2017-12-23 I Pray on Christmas
2017-12-21 Choosing Joy over Happiness
2017-11-30 Holiday Grace
2017-11-20 Gratitude All Year Long
2017-11-13 Seven Signs of Unidentified Grief
2017-11-09 Don’t Believe all Your Thoughts
2017-11-06 Body, Mind, and Spirit all Work Together: Self-Care and Stress-Busters!
2017-11-02 Living with Self-Doubt
2017-10-30 You are Not Alone: Living with Bipolar Mental Illness
2017-10-16 Learning Forgiveness from the Psalmist
2017-10-12 Drinking from the Well of God
2017-09-28 Using Scripture at Home
2017-09-25 Five Blessings from the Reformation
2017-09-07 5 Ways You Give the Devil a Foothold in Your Life
2017-09-05 Superheroes: Truth or Myth?
2017-08-31 Our Road Map Through the Storm
2017-08-21 Leading by Christ's Example
2017-08-17 Motherhood and the Vine.
2017-08-14 Embracing the Gift of God's Word
2017-08-03 Connecting Children to God’s Story
2017-07-20 Four Gateways to Intimacy
2017-07-10 Claim God's Victory
2017-07-06 Anxiety and the Power of "Why"
2017-06-12 Spiritual Parenting: Catch the Passion
2017-06-08 Letting Go: I Drove My Boy to Camp
2017-06-01 Creative Family Worship
2017-05-25 Christian Parenting: The Tale Your Life Will Tell
2017-05-22 The Benefits of Hardship
2017-05-18 Why so Sad, My Soul? The Aftermath of Abortion
2017-05-15 The Harms of Comparison
2017-04-13 The Gift of Sacrifice
2017-04-06 Engaging Our Children in Faith
2017-03-30 Why Pastors Have Affairs: Sacred Boundaries and Sexual Abuse
2017-03-23 The Armor of God
2017-03-06 Is Anger a Sin?
2017-03-02 Praying for Prodigal Children
2017-01-23 Guidance for Making Difficult Decisions
2017-01-09 Helping a Child Grieve
2017-01-05 God Works Through Weakness
2016-12-26 Help! My Schedule is Making Me Crazy!
2016-12-15 Grieving During the Holidays: 9 Ways to Cope
2016-12-08 When Life Feels Overwhelming
2016-12-05 Finding Healing Through Writing
2016-11-28 Finding Time for Spiritual Growth
2016-11-14 Follow Me as I Follow Christ
2016-11-07 Growing in Faith: Moving from Head to Heart
2016-10-10 Learning to Live Through Loss
2016-10-06 Crossing Bridges
2016-09-29 Forgiving the Villains
2016-09-26 Forgiving God
2016-09-22 Parenting Children with Disabilities: Finding Hope and Joy
2016-09-19 Parenting Children with Disabilities: Facing the Challenges
2016-09-15 Teaching Our Children Stewardship
2016-09-12 Teaching Stewardship Through Pennies and Pancakes
2016-09-05 Become an Agent of Justice
2016-08-25 Your Family’s Great Commission
2016-08-15 Engaging Young Children in Church
2016-07-21 Dealing With Disappointment
2016-07-18 Using Story as a Teaching Tool
2016-07-11 Learning to Receive
2016-06-02 Give Me Patience – Now!
2016-05-30 The Power of Forgiveness
2016-05-16 Living With Child-Like Faith
2016-01-28 Cultivating Contentment: The Gratitude Challenge
2016-01-21 Generational Living: Connecting with Peers
2016-01-07 7 Reasons to Allow Gratitude to Change Your Attitude
2015-12-21 Love Traveled at Christmas.
2015-12-07 The Joy and Pain of Motherhood
2015-11-23 Sharing Thanksgiving Around the Table
2015-09-24 Family Brokenness: God Uses Our Mess
2015-09-14 Missional Living: Serving Your Community
2015-09-10 Spiritual Formation Using C.S. Lewis
2015-09-07 Navigating an Unequally Yoked Marriage
2015-08-31 Guiding Wayward Children: Advice From the Lion King
2015-08-24 Uprooting Sinfulness: Seven Deadly Sins
2015-08-03 Material Living, Material Parenting
2015-07-27 God's Mentoring Grace: Why We Mentor
2015-07-23 Qualities of a Good Mentee
2015-06-18 Dad to Dad : Successful Parenting
2015-04-30 Belonging through Baptism
2015-04-23 Connecting Through the Biblical Story
2015-04-16 Teen Self-Harm: What Parents Need to Know
2015-04-13 Learning to Pray
2015-04-09 Blessing Our Children
2015-03-30 From Hosanna to Crucify Him
2015-03-23 Learning to Listen
2015-03-02 Marveling at God’s World
2015-02-16 How Do I Keep My Family Safe?
2015-02-12 Demonstrating God's Love: Caring For Your Spouse
2015-01-26 Parenting Transitions: Dealing with the Empty Nest
2015-01-12 Self-Care in Balancing Career and Family Responsibilities
2015-01-05 Carrying Advent into the New Year
2015-01-03 Spiritual Formation: Beginning with Babies
2014-12-15 Advent Worship: Christian Mindfulness
2014-12-08 Can I Offer Hospitality?
2014-11-24 Six Ways to Practice Gratitude
2014-10-30 Finding Spiritual Renewal in the 12 Steps
2014-09-18 Lessons in Mentorship: Elijah and Elisha
2014-09-12 Living the Beatitudes in our Families
2014-09-04 Attitude Adjustments from the Beatitudes
2014-09-03 Conflict: Setting the Scene to Reorient Hearts
2014-08-21 Scriptural Truths for Parents
2014-07-16 The Consistency of Revolutionary Parenting
2014-07-15 Revolutionary Parenting: Raising a Spiritual Champion
2014-07-02 Grieving in Silence: Life After a Miscarriage
2014-06-26 A Walk of Trust: Waiting For Your Children To Own Their Faith
2014-05-20 Remembering What God Has Done: Grilling or Gratitude?
2014-03-27 To What Voices Will You Listen?
2014-03-12 God Equips for the Calling
2014-03-11 Living with Loss: Being Single…Again.
2014-03-03 Releasing Discontent
2014-02-04 Parenting: Help for Family Goal Setting
2013-12-17 Restoring the Holy in the Holiday
2013-12-09 Parenting: Fostering Compassion with an Offering of Coins
2013-12-03 Christian Parenting: Fans or Followers?
2013-11-21 Parenting: It All Matters
2013-11-07 Nurturing Faith and Baking Cookies
2013-10-20 Teaching about God through Apples
2013-09-19 Leaving a Spiritual Legacy: The Story of Epaphras
2013-08-26 Helping Your marriage navigate the death of a child
2007-05-14 Everyday Evangelism