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Why the Local Church Really Matters

It's not really an understatement to say that the church and local church is probably one of the most important institutions on the planet. Why? Because it is the only thing that Jesus left behind when He finished His earthly ministry. That is reason alone but there are other reasons the local church is very important. Spend five minutes and read this post to read the othe...

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The Worst Consequence of Skipping Church

Is church important? Of course most people will answer that it is...

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Why Christian Kids Leave Leave the Faith

While the statistics on Christian youth leaving the church are often overblown, for those who experience this reality among their own family or friends it is painful to watch. Tim Challies writes a brief post about some reasons, and more importantly some solutions, to this situation. ...

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When you don't love your job…

Some people love their work, but most people are either indifferent or struggling with making it through their 40 hours. If you're in the later category this article will help you maintain a biblical perspective on redeeming a large part of your life....

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How Not to Teach the Bible to Your Kids...

As a parent, few things I teach my kids are as necessary as God's Word. Yet, it is easy to teach moral lessons and completely miss the gospel message. If you're like me, I don't want to raise moral, self-righteous children. I want to raise children who are impressed and amazed by the grace of God given to them in the gospel! But it is easy to do the first and not the secon...

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How to talk about gender with your kids...

Ask any parent from any generation and there were no shortage of awkward conversations they had to have with their kids (you might have been one of those kids). For today's parents, add to that list the topic of gender. Raising three kids of my own, I have found this article helpful in offering broad categories to think about as you help equip your kids to think well, wise...

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5 truths for our daughters

I'm a father who along with my wife is trying to raise a daughter. I love it. She is my joy and delight and I want her to grow up loving the Lord, His Church and His Word. I also want her to love God's plan for her as a young girl and soon young women. Read this short, simple article on 5 truths for your daughter to learn as she grows on her path to womanhood. ...

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Emotions and God: they belong together

Sometimes it seems that the Christian faith is all about faith, forgiveness, heaven & hell. But when it comes to the world of emotions we seem to think we need to go elsewhere. The Christian faith is all about the world of emotions. Read this helpful article to see how your emotions and God go together....

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Counseling is a Theological Work

Counseling is a big industry today. And it should be. Many people hurt, and they need help. But have you ever thought about the nature of counseling? Is it primarily a therapeutic endeavor? Ed Welch makes a good case that counseling is first theological....

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Every Church Member Has a Job in the Church....

We want the church to flourish and be an ongoing display of God's gospel. One very important, yet sometimes non-intuitive way that happens is through the simply actions of its members. This important article by the Gospel Coalition will help us think better about the best place on earth....

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