Words matter. Our children soak them up like little sponges. I can watch my daughter play “house” with her dolls and hear her say some of the same things her mom or I tell her. It's proof that she's listening.
Of all the phrases we say as parents, there are a few that I believe every child needs to hear.
The insecurities I faced throughout my childhood only intensified as I grew up and embraced the lies that fed my feelings of unworthiness and the fear that I would be alone - and it almost cost me my marriage.
Potlucks are a popular way to celebrate just about anything - and July Fourth is a great reason to get the friends and neighbors together for a patriotic potluck. I'm bringing a fantastic flag cake to this year's party! Here's how to make it yourself!
Many of us have wonderful memories of Easter morning - baskets full of chocolate, egg hunts, and new church dresses. Those traditions are well and good, but what about the real event we are celebrating? Do our children even know why we have a day called Easter?
Here are 5 ways to celebrate in a whole new way; 5 ways to make meaningful memories—without even one mention of the Easter Bunny!
Christian actor Dennis Quaid recently appeared on the Today Show to talk about his role in the new movie I Can Only Imagine, which is based on the popular MercyMe song of the same title. Quaid gives us insights into his role as an abusive father who's life is dramatically turned around.
Just as you must know and use codes to gain access to many parts of your everyday life – such as computers, bank accounts, workstations, gates, and remote controls – you need an access code for your marriage to work as well as God has designed it to work. With the code, you can access your spouse’s heart and unlock the love that you’re both meant to share in your marriage.
As a parent, do you wish you could go back and watch your child grow up all over again? This dad did! Each first day of school, he did a short video interview of his daughter - starting with first grade, all the way to senior year in high school!
Parents, as you watch this amazing video, let's savor moments like these!
You HAVE to watch this! This loving man wasn't just asking his girlfriend to marry him, but he also asked her children for her hand. The whole wonderful event was caught on video before the couple's church family! This guy should get a trophy for Most Romantic Godly Marriage Proposal!
We hear a lot about effective ways to deal with stress. After all, stress is incredibly bad for you—and it’s unavoidable. That said, sometimes the best way to deal with stress is to avoid it altogether. Whatever your major stresses are, see how to eliminate these particular problems can be applied to your own situation.