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Empower Girls: Raise a Christian Apologist

Empower girls, raise a Christian Apologisy

A Child’s Question Sparks a Conversation My eleven-year-old daughter asked me yesterday, “Is it okay if I learn about other religions?” The question was part of a conversation about how other religions object to Christianity. Thankfully, I already had an…
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Family Mission Trip: Short-Term Mission to Laredo, TX

family mission trip to Laredo, tx

Deciding on a Short-Term Family Mission Trip Early this year, my husband and I decided that we needed to do something a bit out of the ordinary for the sake of our girls. Like many American kids in their generation,…
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Five Powerful Prayers for Your Kids

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Parenting is hard. My oldest is now in her “tweens” and I am encountering a whole new range of issues to deal with. Honestly, the toddler years were simpler, but that is a topic for a whole other blog. As I…
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Why Christian Media has to do a Better Job of Promoting Cultural Diversity

Christian media and cultural diversity

I Am Thankful for the Progress in Christian Media Before I delve into what I hope is constructive criticism of Christian media, I want to say that I am thrilled on how far Christian media has come. The choices for Christian families…
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The Art of Raising Prayer Warriors: Part 1

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Proverbs 22:6 Train up a child in the way he should go; even when he is old he will not depart from it. To teach kids to pray, you need to become a Prayer Warrior First I have to admit, I hated…
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Parenting with Grace and Truth

parenting with grace

Parenting with Grace and Truth is God’s Way During a small group discussion last night, I was reminded how God may at times be displeased with us and will correct us, but his acts of mercy and forgiveness are even…
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