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DAY 8 : ADMONISH “…we have had earthly fathers who disciplined us and we respected them. Shall we not much more be subject to the Father of spirits and live? For the moment all discipline seems painful rather than pleasant, but later it yields the peaceful fruit of righteousness to those who have been trained […]

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DAY 7 : HUMILITY “Blessed are the meek, for they shall inherit the earth. – Matthew 5:5 {ESV} “Ok, sweet girl, we are going for a ride,” I said to my 7 year old niece.. “I’m ready, Aunt Laura,” she replied with a big smile while sliding her Mickey Mouse sunglasses onto the top of her head. […]

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DAY 6 : AFFIRM “I praise you, for I am fearfully and wonderfully made. Wonderful are your works; my soul knows it very well.” – Psalm 139:14 {ESV} ****** Affirm: To validate, to assert as valid or confirmed, or to express dedication to. This earthly world does a good job of robbing us of the affirmation […]

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13
Jan
2015

Who’s Your Daddy?

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Family Matters Blog, Dr. Tim Kimmel, Laura Petherbridge, Grace Based Parenting, God's Love

{originally published in 2013}   The “Who’s Your Daddy?” message that I share from the platform is by far my favorite one to deliver. I think it’s because I’ve discovered that everything in life hinges on the answer to that question. During my early years as a Christian I thought I believed in God’s love. […]

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19
Feb
2014
Family Matters, Grace Based Parenting, Kimmel, Darcy Kimmel, Dr. Tim Kimmel, A Parent's Checklist

What is it about a child’s wedding that gives us parents a sense that we can put a big check mark on our subconscious parental check list? Yes, we’ve been checking off these items since they were born. √  Sleep through the night √  Potty trained √  Dress themselves √  Ride a bike √  Make […]

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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! Dr. Tim Kimmel will also be referencing this book at the D6 Conference.  For more information about D6; go here! Order your copy today! Download a FREE Sample Chapter!

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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 […]

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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!

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Foster Care is NOT Easy, Do it Anyway, Family Matters Blog, Steve Rose

My family jumped into the foster care arena in the spring of 2012.  After finishing classes, we waited until August to officially go on the list, and got placed almost immediately with a 4 day old boy.  We still have him, and have also fostered a newborn girl for a week, as well as another […]

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

Join us this month as we give you little snippets of insight from Dr. Kimmel’s book Connecting Church and Home, which will be released February 17th. Pre-Order your copy today! Download a FREE Sample Chapter!

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