Teach Kids: Bodies Are Temple

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“Don’t you know that your bodies are temples of the Holy Spirit? The Spirit is in you. You have received him from God. You do not belong to yourselves. Christ has paid the price for you. So use your bodies in a way that honors God.” 1 Corinthians 6:19-20 NIrV They…  Read More

Materialism: 5 Keys for Blazing Hot Christian Parents

Materialism Lures Teens

Materialism is a stumbling block for blazing hot Christian parents. We wonder how to teach our children the right perspective on ownership of stuff when we ourselves find it difficult. “Do not store up for yourselves treasures on earth, where moth and rust destroy, and where thieves break in and steal.”…  Read More

Children Dating: 2 Reasons It’s Not a Good Idea

“Are those children dating?” I asked the friend sitting next to me. We watched three boy-girl pairs walk up the steps of the football stadium. The little girls staggered under the weight of huge mums. The boys fidgeted and looked around to see who was watching. She raised her eyebrows,…  Read More

Peace: A Gift from God for Our Children

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“The mind of sinful man is death, but the mind controlled by the Spirit is life and peace.” Romans 8:6 I had three grandchildren with me recently. Their ages range from four to seven, and I can describe them with two words: High Energy. As with my own children years ago, I wish…  Read More