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  Let’s face it; life is busy.   Whether you’re a stay at home parent, a full time working parent, a retired grandparent or even a student – your life is filled with schedules, meetings, deadlines and responsibilities.  You may not have the time to peruse our lovely website on a daily basis.  Shocking, I […]

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20
Feb
2014
Social Media, Grace Based Parenting, Resource of the Month

Do you have your phone permanently attached to your hip or hand?   That’s great!   Family Matters has you covered for Grace on the Go!   We have a mobile website app already in place for you to keep up to date on events, the blog, or even if you wish to listen to […]

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11
Feb
2014
Family Matters, Social Media, Grace Based Parenting, Dr. Tim Kimmel

  Are you living in a fast paced life? Need your news in 140 characters or less? Still want a taste of grace in your life each day?   We have the perfect social media outlet for you!   Come join us on Twitter (@Family_Matters) and be up to date on the latest news, events, […]

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06
Feb
2014
Family Matters, Grace Based Parenting

Have you visited our website lately?   It’s constantly updating and improving for our Family Matters community!   Whether you’re looking for an archived blog  post from Dr. Tim Kimmel, a resource we commented on recently, or want to listen to a Family Matters Minute – our Family Matters website is the place for you. […]

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04
Feb
2014
Family Matters, Grace Based Parenting

Does this picture look familiar to you?   It should!   Family Matters has almost 10,000 likes which means we are reaching almost 10,000 Facebook users with our messages of grace, family, love and encouragement!   If you haven’t “liked” us just yet – feel free to join the group!  We promise not to bog […]

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25
Dec
2013

Merry Christmas

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Merry Christmas, Family Matters, Dr. Tim Kimmel, Jesus Christ

  For unto us a child is born, unto us a son is given, and the government shall be upon his shoulder, and his name shall be called Wonderful  Counselor, Mighty God, Everlasting Father, Prince of Peace.   Isaiah 9:6     From all of us at Family Matters – Have a very Merry Christmas!

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23
Dec
2013
new years resolutions, resolutions, grace filled, new years, Family Matters, Jenny Gillespie, Dr. Tim Kimmel

  I don’t know about you, but I am pretty hard on myself.  I set up these fantastic goals, mostly unrealistic, and then become annoyed, depressed, and angry with myself.  I have resolved to stop the cycle this year! Who is with me?!   I have decided to create Grace Filled Resolutions and will not […]

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20
Dec
2013
SixPack

Physical fitness occupies a lot of the high ground in the public arena.  Because of the media carpet-bombing we’re forced to endure on a regular basis, we’re either reminded of how fit we are or, more likely, how far from fit we are. So much of the pressure is photo-shopped to emphasize the aesthetics over […]

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09
Dec
2013
Surviving the Holidays after a Loss, Family Matters, Laura Petherbridge, Life After Loss

  “I dread Thanksgiving and Christmas,” the young woman softly shared. “I know as a Christian I should be celebrating the birth of Christ. But my mom passed away this year, and my husband lost his job. Every time a holiday song comes on the radio, or I smell the scent of pine I burst […]

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06
Dec
2013

Spiritual Twerking

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twerking, sexuality, Dr. Tim Kimmel, dancing, Family Matters, Grace Based Parenting, teens, school dances

  Each new generation likes to push the envelope. Mine sure did. Then, every once in a while, something comes along that makes even the new generation pushing the envelope nervous. Usually that means it won’t make it to mainstream acceptability. In this case, level heads certainly hope not.   Thanks to a music awards […]

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