Parenting

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Making Scripture the Parenting Authority in Your Home
Kim Sullivan

Making Scripture the Parenting Authority in Your Home

September 8, 2021 • Kim Sullivan

God's word should be the spiritual guide in your home. Check out these practical ways for you to establish God's word as the ruling authority in your home.

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Building God's Kingdom Through Mundane Parenting Tasks
Nadia Swearingen-Friesen

Building God's Kingdom Through Mundane Parenting Tasks

May 26, 2021 • Nadia Swearingen-Friesen

Some parenting tasks can feel never ending and you wonder if you are making a difference. Be inspired to see how each act of caring builds God's kingdom.

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Prayers for New Parents
Rev. Deb Koster

Prayers for New Parents

May 12, 2021 • Rev. Deb Koster

Do you know new parents who could use some support? Recognize the challenges and blessings of this season so you can pray and support them along the way.

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Be the mirror your child needs
Dr. Robert Ritzema

Be the mirror your child needs

January 3, 2021 • Dr. Robert Ritzema

Help your children gain a healthy sense of self. Be the mirror that helps them to see their reflection without distortion and grow into the image of God.

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Am I an Overwhelmed New Mom, or is it Postpartum Anxiety?
Laura Goossens, LCSW

Am I an Overwhelmed New Mom, or is it Postpartum Anxiety?

November 1, 2020 • Laura Goossens, LCSW

Are you feeling overwhelmed following the birth of your baby? Discern if you have symptoms of postpartum anxiety and discover how to move toward healing.

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Parenting Wisdom from Proverbs and the Montessori Method
Brian Clark

Parenting Wisdom from Proverbs and the Montessori Method

October 18, 2020 • Brian Clark

Are you curious how the Montessori parenting method aligns with Christianity? Consider how the wisdom of Proverbs is reflected in their parenting method.

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Parenting in a Pandemic: Securing Your Own Oxygen Mask First
Rev. Katherine Hirschberg

Parenting in a Pandemic: Securing Your Own Oxygen Mask First

July 12, 2020 • Rev. Katherine Hirschberg

Are you finding it challenging to parent without support. Consider how you can practice self-care so you have something to offer to your children.

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Sibling Rivalry: Embracing the Gift of One Another
Nadia Swearingen-Friesen

Sibling Rivalry: Embracing the Gift of One Another

May 27, 2020 • Nadia Swearingen-Friesen

Do you struggle with sibling rivalry in your home? Find wisdom from God's word and practical wisdom for nurturing loving sibling bonds for a lifetime.

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Tips for Caring for Your Marriage After Children Arrive
Laura Goossens, MSW, LCSW

Tips for Caring for Your Marriage After Children Arrive

March 8, 2020 • Laura Goossens, MSW, LCSW

Marriage after kids can be difficult but intentionally loving your spouse in the midst of this hard season is possible and well worth the investment.

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Serving in Ministry as a New Mom
Kim Sullivan

Serving in Ministry as a New Mom

November 20, 2019 • Kim Sullivan

Are you feeling like children are limiting your ability to do ministry? Recognize that parenting is a ministry calling that serves God and his church.

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Devotions

Christian Parenting at the Dinner Table
Rev. Dr. Steven Koster

Christian Parenting at the Dinner Table

February 11, 2014 • Rev. Dr. Steven Koster

Do you struggle finding time to sit together around the dinner table? Discover the blessings that come from time spent together as family with God's word.

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Making Time to Stay Connected
Rev. Deb Koster

Making Time to Stay Connected

October 18, 2013 • Rev. Deb Koster

Do you feel overwhelmed with life's challenges? Find some encouragement from scripture and discover how God sees you. God takes great delight in you!

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Tell of His Faithfulness
Rev. Deb Koster

Tell of His Faithfulness

September 8, 2013 • Rev. Deb Koster

We have seen God's faithfulness and our job is to tell that story to others. Tell your story of God's grace and celebrate the faithful deeds of our Lord!

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Parenting: Rising to the Challenge
Rev. Deb Koster

Parenting: Rising to the Challenge

December 6, 2012 • Rev. Deb Koster

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Your Most Dangerous Weapon
Rev. Deb Koster

Your Most Dangerous Weapon

May 23, 2011 • Rev. Deb Koster

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Finding Rest
Rev. Deb Koster

Finding Rest

May 18, 2011 • Rev. Deb Koster

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