Ash Wednesday

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Today, Ash Wednesday, is the beginning of the church season…

How to Make Sure You Don't Drown in Shallow Water

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Have you ever known someone recognized for doing so many good…

The Tale of Two Lumberjacks: A Meditation on Eccl. 10:10

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Ecclesiastes reminds us, "If the iron is blunt, and one does not sharpen the edge, he must use more strength, but wisdom helps one to succeed" (Eccl. 10:10). The point of Ecclesiastes 10:10 is clear: Wise people sharpen their edge. Read more to learn how to sharpen your edge and experience three impactful outcomes.

A Family-Equipping Vision for Your Church

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A concise and compelling family-equipping vision to help your church implement a strategy to equip parents and grandparents to disciple future generations.
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Four Ways to Prepare Your Younger Children for Adulthood

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Intentionality, more than proximity, is the key to impacting…

What Does it Mean to be a Gospel Shaped Grandparent?

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After a speaking session about intentional grandparenting, a…

Five Reasons for Family Worship

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Today, dedicate yourself to the discipleship of your children in family worship. Here are five reasons for you to consider.

What's On Your Watchlist? - Part 3

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There’s an old story of two Englishmen who traveled to Africa…

What's on Your Watchlist? (Part 2)

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#2: Your Mind “Ideas have consequences… bad ideas have victims.”…

What's in Your Watchlist? Part 1

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Your Heart We can’t fake it, but we must fight for it. We can’t…

Don't Miss the Peace!

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“’This will be a sign to you: You will find a baby wrapped…
Angelic Announcement

The Glory and the Awe

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“An angel of the Lord appeared to them, and the glory of the…

Christmas Mystery and Wonder

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“The angel answered, ‘The Holy Spirit will come upon you,…
Bah Humbug

Christmas... Bah, Humbug?

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The Word became flesh, and made his dwelling among us. We have…
CHRISTMAS GIFTS

Are You Asleep?

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“’Awake, O sleeper, rise from the dead, and Christ will shine…
Happy Thanksgiving

A Cure for the Blues

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(Reprint from 2010 post) “Give thanks in all circumstances,…