Family Worship Resources

Family Worship Resources

Family Worship is Necessary So, we’ve collected some excellent resources for you to help you not only make it a priority, but equip you to do it well! Don Whitney, author of the book Family Worship, recently developed a 5 day email course on how to lead your...
Give Thanks

Give Thanks

Sometimes blogs focusing on holidays get complicated and overthought.  Sometimes we try too hard to pull out a little nuance and miss the obvious.  Thanksgiving is this week, and the theme is simple: Give thanks.  The Puritans set aside a day to thank God for His...
Anger

Anger

Anger strikes up all kind of images in our minds. Some of those images are painful.  Maybe because of what someone has done to us in anger, or maybe because of what we have done to others in anger.  Likely it’s a little of both. Anger is a confusing emotion.  Deep...
The Purpose of Parenting, Part 3

The Purpose of Parenting, Part 3

Biblical hope is not at all like our modern day understanding of hope.  Psalm 78:5-7 says, “He commanded our fathers to teach to their children, that the next generation might know them, the children yet unborn, and arise and tell them to their children, so that they...
The Purpose of Parenting, Part Two

The Purpose of Parenting, Part Two

The purpose of parenting is godly offspring. Malachi 2:15 says, “And what was the one God seeking? Godly offspring.”  The purpose of parenting is godly offspring.  Godly offspring rather than good offspring is the goal.  In human terms, godly people are good, but not...