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Moms: Don't Make a "Blind Buy"

By on November 27, 2012 in Family and Parenting with 0 Comments

“Black Friday” and “Cyber Monday” are becoming household terms in the American culture. It seems like every year we are faced with new deals, better sales, and new gadgets that we just have to buy. Countless articles and blogs have been written on the commercialization of Christmas and the increasingly secularization of Jesus’ birth. But, […]

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I Want to Save My Daughter

By on November 13, 2012 in Culture, Family and Parenting with 9 Comments

What would you do if you had to choose between your life and your baby’s life? I never really thought I would have to choose. Since college it was always just a hypothetical question to me. Up to that point in my life, I had even heard most pro-life supporters affirm that abortion is always […]

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Making History Come Alive for Your Children

By on October 11, 2012 in Family and Parenting with 0 Comments

The grass withers, the flowers fade, but the word of our God remains forever.  Isaiah 40:8 If you live in the Fort Worth area, or plan a trip there before January 13 (and you should, just to take advantage of this opportunity!) you must be sure to visit the Dead Sea Scrolls exhibition at Southwestern […]

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Teaching Your Kids to Love the Word, Pt. 2

By on July 19, 2012 in Family and Parenting with 0 Comments

Your word I have hidden in my heart, That I might not sin against You. -Psalm 119:11 Your word is a lamp to my feet And a light to my path. -Psalm 119:105 All Scripture is given by inspiration of God and is profitable for doctrine, for reproof, for correction, for instruction in righteousness, that […]

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Raising Your Children Without Raising Your Voice

By on May 15, 2012 in Family and Parenting with 1 Comment

…Wow!  Is that even possible? There is only one way that I know to do that.  It is to teach your children to have proper respect for the authorities God has placed over them, and then to teach them to obey the first time. The first verse we ever had our children memorize was John […]

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Body Image and The Baby Bump

Body Image. What woman does not struggle with these two words!? Over the past two years, I have found myself struggling with this issue in a way that I have not struggled since I was a teenager. My twenties was a period of intense spiritual growth, and, by God’s grace, I began to find contentment […]

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Battling for Significance

Imagine the scene: You have been home with your children all day when your husband comes home to tell you about his exciting day. He’s been involved in life-changing meetings, made a huge business deal, or had the opportunity to meet and disciple a young couple who plan on getting married. You listen with pride […]

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Raising Debt-Free Children

By on February 7, 2012 in Family and Parenting with 0 Comments

Money.  Everybody talks about it.  Almost everybody thinks they need more of it.  Some people have budgets or spending plans.  Many people are in debt; some are deeply in debt.  Most of us wish our children would learn to manage their money well – perhaps better than we think we manage our own. How do […]

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Fighting for Eden

By on January 12, 2012 in Culture, Family and Parenting with 0 Comments

One of my dearest friends and I had just finished up a delightful afternoon of window-shopping.  I pulled into her driveway, and as it usually happens with close girlfriends, we ended up sitting in my car for another half hour talking.  On this particular afternoonwe were discussing a recent box office hit that was all […]

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Journey from the Office to the Home

I will never forget my first semester in the Women’s Studies program at Southwestern. I decided to tackle the hardest class first…Biblical Theology of Womanhood. I remember sitting in class and hearing the professor teach on the roles of women, and I thought I had stepped back in time. This teaching was not what I […]

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