Peace is not the absence of conflict

Posted on March 30, 2015 · Posted in Sanctification

We live in a world looking for peace. Whether it is in the play room or at the negotiating table peace is often defined as the absence of conflict. So,.. read more

Wonderful Values on our Current Sales Page!

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Check out our Current Sales Page.  This week you will find great values on books like Good Mood Bad Mood and the Herein is Love Series.  There always great new.. read more

The Lesson of Palm Sunday

Posted on March 28, 2015 · Posted in Worship

On Palm Sunday Jesus entered Jerusalem to cheering crowds. Five days later the crowds screamed for his crucifixion. When Christ met the expectations of the crowd, he was their king… read more

Lying to God

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Parents, if you put up with a grumbling, complaining spirit as the price for your children following your directions, you open the door to lying to God. God desires obedience.. read more

Lying, the next level

Posted on March 26, 2015 · Posted in Lying

The next progression in lying is to lie when there is something to be acquired. This type of lie can range from trying to make someone else look bad to.. read more

Why your child lies

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When children lie parents sometimes tend to treat the problem as one of logic and intelligence; they puzzle over why their children would lie. Scripture solves the mystery. Humans are.. read more

Living for what is certain

Posted on March 25, 2015 · Posted in Uncategorized

Paul taught in I Timothy 6 that wealth is uncertain. As a matter of fact, wealth is so uncertain and unstable that it cannot provide hope. Contemplate this biblical reality.. read more

Is there an ordinary day?

Posted on March 23, 2015 · Posted in Uncategorized

Each day that a Christian spends on earth is anything but ordinary. Each day is an opportunity to participate in loving and worshiping your God. Paul, says we are to.. read more

Thought for the Lord’s Day

Posted on March 21, 2015 · Posted in Worship

The Lord is good. You and I know that the Lord is good. The challenge is to act consistently with this great truth. There are many obstacles which seek to.. read more

Love is dangerous!

Posted on March 20, 2015 · Posted in Communication, Sanctification

Love is often represented by soft, cuddly, warm images. It is common to hear sentiments that all the world needs is a little more love. We are told that love.. read more

“My deepest concern is that you are just like me,”

Posted on March 19, 2015 · Posted in Gospel, Parenting

by Tedd Tripp I have had numerous conversations with young parents who expressed the fear of raising young hypocrites. They fear that since they have taught their children appropriate behavior,.. read more

So you want proof?

Posted on March 18, 2015 · Posted in Apologetics, Gospel

An atheist wrote in with a question about a recent post: I have posted the question here along with a request to engage her about her beliefs as an atheist… read more

The Gospel makes what was toxic alive again!

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Cancer attacks healthy tissue and turns it toxic. Medicine attacks these toxic tissues. The toxic cells are either cut out or they attacked with medicine that is even more toxic… read more

Jesus Christ – what confidence is all about!

Posted on March 16, 2015 · Posted in Sanctification

You and I struggle with confidence. Sometimes, we are too confident, even arrogant. Other times we are weak and doubt. Praise God that your savior is supremely confident. His confidence.. read more

Active Spirituality Letter 4 – “Walking in the Spirit”

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Study Questions by Dr. Tedd Tripp Active Spirituality by Brian Hedges will serve to give you solid footing regarding many of today’s questions about what it means to have an.. read more

A calmed soul

Posted on March 15, 2015 · Posted in Godward Orientation

Normally, we don’t associate young children and calmness. But in Psalm 131 David compares the condition of his heart with that of a young weaned child being comforted by his.. read more

Thought for Lord’s Day

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Don’t look for help in the wrong place. When you worship God, get rid of all the pretenders to his throne! The world, your flesh and the devil are constantly.. read more

From teaching to protection

Posted on March 14, 2015 · Posted in Wisdom

In Proverbs 6:20-22 Solomon tells children that God’s instruction is so significant they must make it part of their inner life. This truth is precious; it is to be displayed.. read more

You are a shepherd, not an enforcer!

Posted on March 12, 2015 · Posted in Parenting

Sometimes the deceitfulness of the world, the flesh, and the devil entices us to feel good about our anger. So when a child, a teenager, a spouse, or a friend.. read more

Is God’s wisdom your joy?

Posted on March 11, 2015 · Posted in Wisdom

A scenario: You have the unbearable burden of teaching your children God’s wisdom. It is exhausting work. Sometimes you wonder why you even bother. All you ever get in return.. read more