Don’t get caught up in the most common pitfall parents get into, which is living vicariously through your child. God gave them to you to parent, but He gave them unique gifts and a calling specifically for them. THE PARENTING PITFALL THE TAKE AWAY Don’t fall prey to the pitfall – ask God for […]
As parents, it can be easy to get caught up in telling our children what they are doing wrong and neglecting telling them what they are doing right. TELL YOUR CHILD THIS… THE TAKE AWAY Start today by telling your child something good about themselves before the day is over. Don’t always make it about […]
If we want to live successful lives, we need to keep our hearts pure and our motives right. Have you ever heard someone say with false humility, “Well, I’m probably not as talented as he is”? But in reality, they know they’re just as talented if not more. What they’re really doing is fishing for […]
The book of Proverbs is filled with practical tips and instructions for everyday living on topics that range from how to treat your neighbor, to how to train your kids, to how to handle your finances and have a good work ethic. However, although the Bible is filled with natural, practical things that we are […]
There are two kinds of people in the world—those who read instruction manuals and those who don’t. Many people will buy a tool, pull it out of the box, lay the instruction manual aside, and start trying to figure it out on their own. Most of the time that leads to a lot of frustration!
We aren’t born grateful. It is something we have to learn. The quicker they learn, the happier they will be. A child when fully taught will be like his teacher. (Luke 6:40) Here are five tips to help you create a thankful family. Hint: The key is parental participation.
Gratitude is a product of humility. A brief explanation: The Hebrew word for gratitude is, “hoda’ah” which is the same as the word used for confession. Being thankful is actually to confess dependence, or to acknowledge that someone else has the power to benefit you, to admit that your life is better because of their […]