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June 2016

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How to make a spoiled brat

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King David helped create scores of songs, a great nation, a powerful army and a spoiled brat named Adonijah. Adonijah tried to take advantage of his old and feeble father by hatching a plan to seize control of the kingdom. (Sadly, he wasn’t the only son of David who attempted a coup.) “He put himself forward.” […]

Wednesday

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November 2015

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Why Parents Shouldn’t Despair

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Do you despair the multitude of forces pushing your kids the wrong way? Schoolmates, movies, music, higher education and selfish instincts may drive them away from God’s best plan for them. The Enemy will use anything to wash them away from the love of Christ. Parents can quickly feel defeated. Who can swim against such […]

Thursday

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October 2015

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4 must-do parenting principles from Deuteronomy 6

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If I had to pick one chapter in the Bible to beg parents to read, in order to expose them to God’s commands and practical help in spiritually leading their family, it would be Deuteronomy 6. God gives direct, practical mandates, “So that you, your children and their children after them may fear the Lord […]

Wednesday

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September 2015

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Coming near you?

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I’m thrilled about several upcoming opportunities to teach and equip parents to lead their families, and to speak to church leaders about ways the church can partner with parents. Some of the events are down the road, and some still haven’t released full details, so I’ll post updates when I get them. 4-Week Workshop | […]