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5 Ways to Make Your Home Peaceful

Whether it’s a sink full of dirty dishes that continues to climb, clutter covering your countertops, laundry piles blocking hallways, a stash of unpaid bills, or a to-do list that never seems to get checked off--you’re not alone.
Find encouragement!  Start by taking these small steps to transform your home.

3 Ways to Stop the Comparison Game Today

We’ve all played the game. You know it and I know it, the comparison game is one that rears it’s ugliness and traps us even in our best moments. Somehow, someway this comparison game runs rampant among women.

On Loving Those Teenage Girls

I wish I could give a list of guaranteed ways to win the heart of a teenager, but we all know there are no such guarantees.

So how do you love and guide those teenage girls, whose worlds are spinning so frantically?

10 Ways to Help Kids Keep Their Faith

The headline screams, “Millennials Leaving the Church in Droves!” It’s enough to make a parent fear for their child’s faith. Is there anything we can do to turn the tide for our child? Any wisdom for helping our kids keep their faith?

High School Students React to Anonymous Compliment Box

One compliment can truly make a difference in someone’s life. These high school students set up boxes all around their high school where anyone can write notes to anonymously compliment each other.  The response was overwhelming and all of the love spread like wildfire! 

AIDING AGING PARENTS

It’s not easy to watch your parents age. Helping parents transition into the later years can be a delicate matter, but there are ways you can help them ease into the elderly stage and to cope better.  

7 Ways to Pray When Your Child Goes Astray

How do you trust God and not worry when you see your child start spiraling downward?  How can you trust that God ultimately has "good" in mind when it all looks so bad?

Take heart and find encouragement when you start praying these prayers for your child.

Spending Time Together

Work, school, homework, after school activities, friends all compete for time on the family calendar. But Family time can serve as an escape from the demands and deadlines of daily life, and builds strong relationships.

Here are some easy, fun ideas to help make the most of time spent together.

10 Ways to Reconnect After Baby

“First comes love, then comes marriage. Then comes the baby in the baby carriage.”  But after baby, what happens to love and marriage? If you’ve made that transition from married to married with kids, you know that reconnecting as a couple is difficult to maneuver.
Here are some tips to get you through the first weeks, months (and maybe years) of child-rearing.

6 CHRISTIAN MOVIES WE’RE LOOKING FORWARD TO IN 2019

For Christian movies fans, 2018 was a memorable year.  We saw yet another film shock Hollywood with its box office success (I Can Only Imagine). We also watched films about the New Testament (Paul: Apostle of Christ), the Old Testament (Samson), and about American military life (Indivisible and Unbroken: Path to Redemption).

2019 will likely will be another noteworthy year for faith-based movies.  Here are six Christian films we’re looking forward to watching:

Five Wholesome Snacks for Families On-the-Go

A busy family schedule means there's less time to gather around the dinner table, let alone making sure what you're feeding your family is healthy.
Here are some convenient, wholesome, on-the-go snacks that are ready when it's time to head to play practice or ballet lessons. 

Your Child's Shrinking Attention Span

The constant noise of media has stunted a child’s ability to pay attention to anything that isn’t exploding on screen.

So what can parents do to offset this trend...?

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