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03
Jun
2013

DIY Father’s Day

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Father's Day, Family Matters Blog, Dr. Tim Kimmel, Grace Based Parenting, DIY

  I don’t know about you, but my husband and father are the hardest people to shop for.  They either get what they want from the tool store or they want a boat.  Gift cards are boring and I can’t just go out and buy a boat. I have a hunch that I am not […]

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27
Mar
2013
Positive

Growing up I had it pretty rough. My 3 older brothers both teased and picked on me and even had the nerve to be really protective of me. My parents were worse. My Dad worked hard to provide for our family so he didn’t come home until right before dinner each night. And I do […]

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31DOPdownloadversion

It’s finally here! We have compiled the 31 Daily Devotionals plus their images, Next Steps and Resources that we recommend for all of our readers AND the Bios of all guest authors into this ONE easy to read digital document for you to download. This version of 31 Days of Prayer for your Children is […]

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31DOP_Day25

DAY 25 :GENEROSITY  ”Give, and it will be given to you. Good measure, pressed down, shaken together, running over, will be put into your lap. For with the measure you use it will be measured back to you.” – Luke 6:38 {ESV} Our children were made in the image of God. As parents, it is our […]

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31DOP_Day19

DAY 19 : POISE “Likewise, urge the younger men to be self-controlled. Show yourself in all respects to be a model of good works, and in your teaching show integrity, dignity, and sound speech that cannot be condemned, so that an opponent may be put to shame, having nothing evil to say about us.” - Titus […]

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31DOP_Day16

DAY 16 : FORGIVENESS “Be kind to one another, tenderhearted, forgiving one another, as God in Christ forgave you. ” – Ephesians 4:32  {ESV} Forgiveness.  The very concept of forgiveness is the core of the faith.  God forgave us through Christ, not by our merit or works, but by His love.  When it comes to family and […]

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31DOP_Day15

DAY 15 : HONESTY “Since then we have a great high priest who has passed through the heavens, Jesus, the Son of God, let us hold fast our confession. For we do not have a high priest who is unable to sympathize with our weaknesses but one who in every respect has been tempted as […]

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31DOP_Day14

DAY 14 : VULNERABILITY  “But he said to me, My grace is sufficient for you, for my power is made perfect in weakness.” Therefore I will boast all the more gladly about my weaknesses, so that Christ’s power may rest on me.  That is why, for Christ’s sake, I delight in weaknesses, in insults, in hardships, […]

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31DOP_Day13

DAY 13 : DIVERSITY “There is neither Jew nor Greek, there is neither slave nor free, there is no male and female, for you are all one in Christ Jesus.” - Galatians 3:28 {ESV} Do you remember your Sunday School teacher sharing God’s Word on the flannel board?  Do you remember getting a star by your […]

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31DOP_Day12

DAY 12 : DEEDS “Do not be deceived, God is not mocked, for whatever one sows, that will he also reap. For the one who sows to his own flesh will from the flesh reap corruption, but the one who sow to the Spirit will from the Spirit reap eternal life. And let us not […]

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