Blog  /   Posts Tagged: Faith

19
Mar
2014
Spiritual Photosynthesis, Edy Sutherland, Dr Tim Kimmel, Grace Based Parenting, Family Matters

  As a mom of two little girls I consider their salvation as crucial as my responsibility to provide food, clothing, and shelter.   I often consider how to guide my younger children to develop ownership of their faith in Jesus without me coercing or controlling them.   In Dr. Tim Kimmel’s book The High […]

→ read more

10
Mar
2014

Joyfully Ever After

Written by:   |  Found in: Grace, Marriage, Parenting  |  No Comments »
Ever After, Family Matters, Grace Filled Marriage, Grace Based Parenting, Dr. Tim Kimmel

  I know I’m not supposed to because of all kinds of reasons, but I love fairy tales.   And, I like the versions with beautiful princesses with good taste in shoes and the noble princes who can’t live without them.  German literary superiority has nothing on tiaras and white steeds.  Who doesn’t love a good […]

→ read more

07
Mar
2014

Waiting for God to Remember

Written by:   |  Found in: Grace, Other  |  No Comments »
waiting for God to remember, God, Family matters, Grace Based parenting

    I want you to build an ark, Noah. A what? There is going to be a flood, Noah. A what?     God asked Noah to create something that no one had ever seen because He was about to do something He had never done. And, Noah? Well, he was obedient and did […]

→ read more

Faith And without faith it is impossible to please God, because anyone who comes to him must believe that he exists and that he rewards those who earnestly seek him. Hebrews 11:6   Faith is a big part of marriage. Not necessarily faith in oneself or faith in our mate, but faith in the One […]

→ read more

22
May
2013
Protect Your Child's Heart, Steve Rose, Family Matters Blog, Grace Based Parenting, cancer, Dr. Tim Kimmel

  As a parent, one of the things we should strive for is to protect our children’s hearts.  For me as a pastor, I am continually asking God to move my children forward in their faith, and to make it personal for them and not merely an extension of being a “preacher’s kid”.   There […]

→ read more

Let’s be honest with one another for a moment. Do you have a plan for building your children’s character? I’m serious… do you?! Personally, I consider myself fortunate when my children go to bed well fed, bathed and without having thrown >5 tantrums in a day.  Now being intentional in building character in my children? […]

→ read more

01
May
2013

Free to Live

Written by:   |  Found in: Other  |  No Comments »

I know that my Redeemer lives, and that in the end He will stand upon the earth. And after my skin has been destroyed, yet in my flesh I will see God. (Job 19:25-26) I don’t know who said it first, but no matter how many times it’s repeated, its truth never changes: “Until you’re […]

→ read more

Family Matters - Connecting Church and Home, Grace based parenting, Dr. Tim Kimmel

  Here are some more little snippets of insight from Dr. Kimmel’s book Connecting Church and Home, which is ready for purchase! Order your copy today! Download a FREE Sample Chapter!

→ read more