Christian community · Christian Living

A rule more precious than gold.

What is the root cause of offending and taking offense? It all comes from failing to follow this one rule...

Books

Book Review: One of the Few

This is a book review on Jason Ladd's new book, "One of the Few."

Christian Living · Marriage and Family · Prayer

Praying for wives [The Effective Prayer – October 27, 2015]

"An excellent wife who can find? She is far more precious than jewels..."

discussion

Coffee Chat 12 – Are we entitled?

Read previous coffee chats under the "discussion" category or click here. Thank you to all my readers who have given me so much inspiration and insight with your comments. I love hearing from you! We had an awesome discussion at our last coffee chat on taking a break from technology. If you missed the dialogue, it's never to… Continue reading Coffee Chat 12 – Are we entitled?

Christian Living

Mommy, who is He?

It is not easy to instill in children a deep, abiding love for the Lord. Not every child will readily take it to heart. Yet, like everything we do as parents, we have to be persistent in teaching and fostering their growth. How do we help our children know the Lord?

Christian community · Christian Living

How to Perfect the Art of Listening

Communication is a lost art. In spite of the vast amount of books, classes and seminars on the subject, we are probably worse listeners now than we were 50 years ago. We are instantly connected these days through social media, email, and texting and yet much is lost in the cacophony of wires, pixels and tones. How can we be better listeners?

Prayer

Praying for husbands. [The Effective Prayer 10.15.15]

Husbands have to find the delicate balance of being a breadwinner and a helper; the tough guy with the romantic (read: sensitive) side. They've got to be climbing the ladder of success while making time for the demands of their family. They are expected to be all things to all people. Is it any wonder that so many marriages fail? Nobody can be that perfect 24/7!

Study

Peeking inside my toolbox…

Tools are important for good Bible study.

discussion

Coffee Chat 11 – A tech sabbath

Have you seen pictures or videos of an entire group of people connected to their phones and disconnected from each other? Do you think we should learn how to unplug from time to time?

Prayer

Daily prayers for our children

This is a great tool to use in praying for your children.