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NOV
14
What Does an Arrow Do?
By Julie Ferwerda


Does raising arrows mean that all our kids should only pursue full-time ministry or missions?

Absolutely not! Raising an arrow of God means raising a childarrow to always focus unwaveringly on bringing the love of Jesus Christ into every aspect of the journey throughout his or her life, regardless of location or vocation. Along with raising a daughter who might decide to become a heart surgeon, I also want to prepare him or her to be ready and able to be used as a healer of hearts. In addition to raising a child who decides to become a teacher, I also want to prepare him or her to be a disciple-maker of Christ. Instead of raising my own girls to have an affinity for international travel, I'd like to take it a step further and give them the opportunity to develop a heart for missions. Instead of raising just channel changers, I most definitely want to raise world changers.

"There is a difference between the man who goes into medicine because science, service, and humanity course through his veins, and the man who sees it as a lucrative career," Voddie Baucham, author of Family Driven Faith, explains. "One man is pursuing the best the world has to offer; the other is pursuing the best he has to offer the world."[i]

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November 14, 2010 | View or add comments |
OCT
3
The Mother-Daughter Circular Journey
Guest Author: Diane Markins


 

diane and kimi todayI’m gonna break a Cardinal Rule of parenting so buckle up and hang on! I’m going to admit that I probably liked my son better when he was a kid than I did my daughter. OK, I said it! (Really sorry Kimberly, but after age two you and I butted heads all the time.) I’ve never said it aloud before because we always assure our children that we have no favorites, but that’s not true…I loved them equally and fiercely but I didn’t always like my daughter as much as my son.

I don’t know if boys are easier, or if only mine was, but my son and I were completely simpatico throughout most of my tenure raising him. We had the typical bumps in the road but otherwise we were on the same page and very close.

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October 3, 2010 | View or add comments |
SEP
26
When To Pick A Fight With Your Kids
Guest Author: Nathan Wilkerson


Beyond shaping our kids, we need to sharpen them. I believe that a ready knowledge of God's word will do just that. To show you what I mean, let's look at an example of an arrow that did its job. In Acts 2 verses 14-37 we find the Apostle Peter delivering the first-ever presentation of the message about Jesus. In verse 37, we see the effect...

"Peter's words pierced their hearts, and they said to him and to the other apostles, 'Brothers, what should we do?'"—TNIV

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September 26, 2010 | View or add comments |
SEP
24
Born Into A Battlefield
Guest Author: Nathan Wilkerson


So, God tells us that children are his gift to us and he wants us to pass that truth on to them, but what about the second word picture—that of children as arrows in the hand of a skilled warrior. It seems to me that there are two things to be observed here. First, this is a wartime theme—arrows in the hand of a skilled warrior. Every child born since the fall has been born into a battlefield. In God's estimation, they don't enter as prisoners of war or refugees, they enter as arrows. Here is how Julie Ferwerda, author of One Million Arrows says it,

"Remember, there's a war going on in the heavenlies. Our children can either be pawns unaware, or they can be weapons of mass destruction against forces of evil in the unseen realm. We've got a choice to make. 'It's the righteous man who lives for the next generation,' says Dennis Rainey of FamilyLife Ministries. 'This is not the time for peace, it's time for war. Raise your kids to become arrows for war.' Only then will our kids be the conquerors God intended, not the casualties."

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September 24, 2010 | View or add comments |
SEP
22
"I Wish I Had A Dad Like That..."
Guest Author: Nathan Wilkerson


Psalm 127:3 says, "Offspring are a reward from him." I work with children and I know that if you offer a reward to kids, it better be something good. Ice cream is a better reward than broccoli. In some homes, ice cream might be a reward for eating broccoli. Simply put, kids are a blessing-priceless treasures that we get to enjoy. They help us remember to play. They make us laugh. They can be a source of great gratification as we watch them grow and become who God wants them to be. And, ultimately, they will care for us when we are old. It's like the old saying goes, "Be nice to your children, they get to pick out your nursing home."

So how should we as parents and other caregivers react to God's extravagant gift of children? Well, not to sound too cheesy, we should treasure them. How do we do that? First, we need to make a decision to be intentional about affirming them. Once we take hold of the truth that our children are unique creations of God put here to bless us, we should make sure they know that too.

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September 22, 2010 | View or add comments |
SEP
19
Hard Does Not Mean Impossible
Guest Author: Nathan Wilkerson


arrowHave you ever wondered why stuff that should just come naturally is sometimes really hard? I mean, why don't people come out of the womb craving vegetables? Why does exercise hurt? Why are there classes on how to give birth? And why is it that everyone I know, including myself, wishes they were a better parent? With as easy as enrolling in parenthood 101 seems to be for most people, why do so few people get a B+ or better from parenting U? The answer to all of these "why" questions is the same. We are fallen people in a fallen world. Our ancient ancestors chose disobedience and so creation was cursed.

From that moment on, things that came naturally got a lot harder. But hard doesn't mean impossible. As believers in Christ, we are called to participate in reclaiming what was lost. Rather than passing on just our sinful nature to the next generation, God wants us to pass on the effects of his redemptive work through Jesus. Let's look at God's vision of parenting and how we can partner with him to make that vision a reality. While there are many great resources out there, there is only one completely reliable source for God's wisdom on life. 1 Peter says that the Word is pure milk without any deception. Consider Psalm 127:3-5:

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September 19, 2010 | View or add comments |
SEP
12
These are the Good Old Days
Guest Author: Beth


family gamesOne arrow mom shares: The other night my husband and I were discussing whether or not we could attend an out-of-town event we'd been invited to. We both knew it was going to be tons of fun and we wanted to go. But after a brief discussion we decided that for us, in this season of our lives, it just was not possible for us to go.

"Remember college?" I asked.

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September 12, 2010 | View or add comments |
SEP
7
Six Point Plan for Raising Children
Guest Author: Jenny


six point planThe following is a book review from one of our readers:

I'm currently reading The New! Six-Point Plan for Raising Happy, Healthy Children by John Rosemond. Very good read (so far). Here are the six points as listed on the back cover:

Point 1: The secret to raising a happy, successful child is to give more attention to your marriage than you give to your child.

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September 7, 2010 | View or add comments |
AUG
29
Are We Raising Fake Christians?
Guest Author: John Blake-CNN


kenda deanIf you're the parent of a Christian teenager, Kenda Creasy Dean has this warning: Your child [may be] following a "mutant" form of Christianity, and you may be responsible.

Dean says more American teenagers are embracing what she calls "moralistic therapeutic deism." Translation: It's a watered-down faith that portrays God as a "divine therapist" whose chief goal is to boost people's self-esteem.

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August 29, 2010 | View or add comments |
JUL
20
Super Radical Wonderful Summer Reading!
By Julie Ferwerda


Want to invest your time into something meaningful this summer? Don't miss this great selection of books for summer reading. Your family will be radically challenged (and changed) for the better!

  • RadicalRadical: Taking Back Your Faith from the American Dream (David Platt, 2010). "David Platt challenges you to consider with an open heart how we have manipulated the gospel to fit our cultural preferences. He shows what Jesus actually said about being his disciple—then invites you to believe and obey what you have heard. And he tells the dramatic story of what is happening as a "successful" suburban church decides to get serious about the gospel according to Jesus. Finally, he urges you to join in The Radical Experiment --a one-year journey in authentic discipleship that will transform how you live in a world that desperately needs the Good News Jesus came to bring.
  • Reckless FaithReckless Faith: Let Go and Be Led, (Beth Guckenberger, 2008). When Beth and her husband Todd took a missions trip to Mexico thirteen years ago, they just thought it was an opportunity to do a little good with their summer vacation. But they couldn't forget a chance encounter with a forgotten orphanage, couldn't forget that transcendent feeling of having participated in something truly profound and like addicts they wanted that feeling again. A year later, they moved to Monterrey, Mexico. This is her inspiring story.
  • Small Town, Big Miracle: How Love Came to the Least of These (W.C. Martin, 2007). One memorable day, God gae W. C. Martin and his wife, Donna, a one-word message: "Adopt!" Over the next five years, the Martins adopted four kids. The members of their church of 200 soon caught the same vision and at last count have all together adopted 72 children.
  • The Christian Heroes Series, (YWAM Publishing, 1999).
    HeroesThis is a simple, inspiring collection of biographies of great men and women of faith who have changed the world (great to read with your kids!).

 

 

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July 20, 2010 | View or add comments |
JUL
19
Parenting With Love and Logic: Encouragement
Guest Author: Dr. Foster Cline & Lisa Green


What is true encouragement? Is it merely praise or is there more? Today, learn the two magic phrases for helping your kids internalize positive feelings about themselves through interactive encouragement. And don't be dissuaded by the subtitle for children with health issues—these are great tips for raising any kids!

The only thing I would add to the message is that we are raising our children to feel good about who God made them to be and to acknowledge that He is responsible for their gifts, abilities, and accomplishments. We want them to feel good about Jesus in them, enabling and empowering them for the mission! Hey, I guess we have a couple more "e's" to add!

 

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July 19, 2010 | View or add comments |
JUL
16
Parenting With Love and Logic: Empathy
Guest Author: Foster Cline & Lisa Green


empathyYou're trying to raise world changers but you can hardly get through the morning without some act of defiance. How should you respond verbally (and non-verbally) to your children's behavior while disciplining them? The WAY you discipline your children will either lead to remorse or resentment. In our next video, find out what Dr. Foster Cline recommends to help your children own their behavior in a positive, life-influencing manner.

 

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July 16, 2010 | View or add comments |
JUL
14
Parenting With Love and Logic: Example
Guest Author: Foster Cline & Lisa Green


mama birdMany parents who visit this site have adopted special needs children. I think you will be blessed by the cohost of this series who has two special needs children as she gives practical advice on how she is raising her children with love and logic. However, the lessons provided here are great with any kids, not just kids with health issues!

Today check out the second "E" of Example in this short video clip.

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July 14, 2010 | View or add comments |
JUL
12
Parenting With Love and Logic: Experience
Guest Author: Foster Cline & Lisa Green


parenting with love and logicOne of my favorite, empowering parenting books when my kids were younger was Parenting with Love and Logic, by Foster Cline and Jim Fay. The timeless wisdom in this book spawned many creative measures in the way I approached discipline, especially in those areas that would cause any normal parent to want to give up and move to a deserted island. After this video series, I'll share a couple ideas that really worked for our family. In the mean time, I hope you enjoy the ideas presented and be sure to read the book—it's a keeper!

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July 12, 2010 | View or add comments |
JUN
29
Contrast: The New Legacy
By Julie Ferwerda


world of contrastWhat legacy will we pass on to our children? As I was raising my children, it was tempting to focus on things like family traditions, education, experiences, happiness, and even the American Dream. But are these worthy of being our legacy?

In the years since, I've found a theme emerging as I tried to raise my children according to God's plan for them. It is contrast. In almost every way that seems intuitive for raising my children to be successful members of society, I find that God is asking for counterintuitive. He's leading me to a new, seemingly nonsensical way of parenting.

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June 29, 2010 | View or add comments |
MAY
31
Pulling Our Children to Faith Through Story
Guest Author: Stacey Thacker


Stacey ThackerI have been thinking a lot about stories. Specifically, the story my children will tell about me when they are older. The story they will tell their children. This is my legacy.

I am reading a book called The Story Factor by Annette Simmons. She says, "Other methods of influence - persuasion, bribery, or charismatic appeals - are push strategies. Story is a pull strategy." See I want to live my life in such a way to pull my kids to Jesus. Not push them. I want my life to draw them closer to Him.

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May 31, 2010 | View or add comments |
APR
20
Obstacles to Living in the Vision for Moms #3
Guest Author: Joy Forney


The last in the series by our missionary mom...

Joy and DavidThe third obstacle to embracing our High Calling as mothers is that we are TOO BUSY.

Because we are too busy, we aren't able to have enough time in the Word (obstacle #1). Also, when we slow down, and we aren't running from here to there, it is easier to keep from getting overwhelmed (obstacle #2).

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April 20, 2010 | View or add comments |
APR
17
Obstacles to Living in the Vision for Moms #2
Guest Author: Joy Forney


Continuing a series by our guest author...

Joy in Indonesia

 

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April 17, 2010 | View or add comments |
APR
14
Obstacles to Living in the Vision for Moms #1
Guest Author: Joy Forney


Joy in IndonesiaSo in the past few days we've explored the vision—to be faithful in the home with our children, realizing that we have been called to this task from the High King of Heaven. We need to step back and fully grasp the power that we hold within our hands!

We can take this gift that God has given and fully embrace it, or we can choose to fritter it away and just get by, make do, get through it. In Genesis 1, God commands Adam and Eve to take dominion and fulfill their calling by fully embracing the roles that He gave to them. And that is what we must do. We must take dominion.

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April 14, 2010 | View or add comments |
APR
11
Big Vision for Young Moms #2
Guest Author: Joy Forney


Joy and DavidOur calling as mothers is a High Calling and not for the faint of heart.

Galatians 6:9 says, "Let us not grow weary while doing good, in due season we shall reap if we faint not. "

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April 11, 2010 | View or add comments |
APR
7
Big Vision for Young Moms #1
Guest Author: Joy Forney


Joy and DavidMeet Joy Forney. She is a "stay at home missionary" in more than one sense, and she is going to be sharing a 5-part series for us on Big Vision for young moms and the obstacles to that vision. Be sure to check out her bio at the end of this article and learn what is so special about her...

It's in those most challenging moments as a mother that we find ourselves asking questions:

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April 7, 2010 | View or add comments |
MAR
10
Dealing with Detachment-Moments that Keep Me Going
Guest Author: Karen Adair


anastasiaToday's guest blogger is sharing about a situation that happened today with her adopted daughter, Anastasia, who suffers from attachment disorder. This is a very trying season for Karen, teaching her daughter how to love and how to feel, and I was moved to tears by her account. Karen says that "sometimes, love isn't enough." But I say, everything Karen and her husband are doing for this child is love, and one day it will all be a demonstration that "love never fails!"

Wow... where do I start ?  The last few days have been tough. Healing hearts is a very tiring, hard, and frustrating job!  When you adopt older kids you adopt all the baggage that comes with them.  Many people don't know how hard it is to parent a child like this. Many people feel that you bring them in and  "just love" them and that will be enough. Even with us adopting kids from dissolved  adoptions  many people around us think... all you have to do is love them. Well, I am here to tell you that "Love is NOT enough."

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March 10, 2010 | View or add comments |
FEB
26
Thoughtful Bible Study for Families-A Review
Guest Author: Melissa Morgner


thoughtful bible studyI think we all have spiritual growth spurts—times where we grow more in love with the Lord and in our knowledge of his truths. My first big growth spurt many years ago was due in large part to the incredible women's ministry at the Bible-teaching church we attended. Our leader challenged, encouraged and exemplified the Lord's love, and yet she was so very real and approachable. It's been years since I've attended there, and she has since moved states away, but the Lord has continued to use this dear sister in the Lord to bless many with her gifts. The resource I'm reviewing today was written by this wonderful woman.

Sherrie Deaton is one of the most amazing teacher's I know. Seriously. She has an ability to encourage and challenge and get right to the heart of God's Word. When she speaks, you know she's spent time with Jesus. She recently launched a ministry called Standing in the Square . The name comes from Ezra 8, where Ezra the priest is in the square reading the law to the attentive people. When he opened the book of the law, all the people stood. And as Ezra read from the law, the people bowed their heads and worshiped the Lord.

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February 26, 2010 | View or add comments |
JAN
13
Teaching Our Children About Free Will
By Julie Ferwerda


 

fenced yardAs our children begin to mature, they're going to encounter difficult people—ill-intentioned people who seem to have significant negative control over their lives. They will likely encounter bullies, difficult family members, betraying "friends," unfair teachers, and critical bosses. How do we teach our children to handle these situations and to rest in the comfort of God's sovereignty? How do we teach them to see these situations as "divine appointments" for their character growth and opportunities to see God begin developing them into "overcomers?"

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January 13, 2010 | View or add comments |
JAN
7
New Slant On An Old Beginning
By Julie Ferwerda


aleph tavWhat better way to start off the new year than by "going deep" in the Bible with our kids? I'll be regularly posting little Bible lessons that will attempt to help families learn how to piece together the amazing connections between the Old Testament and New Testament. Here's our first lesson:

Genesis 1:1 In the beginning God created the heavens and the earth. Check out the Hebrew picture language of this verse, reading from right to left:

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January 7, 2010 | View or add comments |
DEC
23
No Problem Keeping Jesus in Hanukkah!
By Julie Ferwerda


holy daysThis past week I read something like, "Let's not forget to keep Christmas about Jesus." This struck me as funny because I realized that a person would never have to say that about God-ordained holy days. No one could confuse the fact that Hanukkah or Passover or Tabernacles is all about Jesus. It would be like saying, "Don't forget that your toe is attached to your foot."

The truth is, whether your family celebrates Christmas or not, it is a man-made holiday. God has His own calendar, and on it are seven major holy days He established called "Feasts," and no one has ever gotten them confused with any other human celebration.

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December 23, 2009 | View or add comments |
NOV
28
Is Adoption Good for My Family?
Guest Author: Cheryl Railsback


railsbackRecently, Tim and I celebrated our 12th anniversary. Though some might consider it a pretty humdrum day—home with four kids, a pile of laundry, and me sick—we decided that it was our best anniversary ever. While three of our kids played games nearby, our most recently adopted daughter—an orphan from China—laid on top of us in our hammock, patting our faces, giving us kisses, and showing how clearly happy she is with her new world.

About eight years ago, God began preparing my husband and me to "do hard things" with our lives by giving us a vision. Though we'd been raised "Christians," we could see that we had a fairly self-centered belief system that didn't challenge us to "do" anything outside of our comfort zone. Since then, we've adopted two special needs children from China, in addition to our own two biological children.

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November 28, 2009 | View or add comments |
NOV
18
Laying A Spiritual Foundation for Your Family
By Julie Ferwerda


Continuing from part one, how do we begin laying the correct foundation that will help illuminate the Bible for our family and even make Books like Leviticus relevant and potentially exciting?

Learn the Feasts. This is not an education in picking which buffet to gorge on after church on Sunday. The Hebrew word for "feast" is the word "moed" and it means, "dress rehearsal" or "appointed times." There are 7 Feasts taught in the Bible, 3 of them major Feasts (Deut. 16:16), and they are all crucial for understanding God's unfolding plans for mankind. For now, we will just learn to identify the 3 major Feasts:

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November 18, 2009 | View or add comments |
NOV
11
Laying the Correct Spiritual Foundation for Your Family Pt. 1
By Julie Ferwerda


torahIt was purely "accidental" that I discovered a new approach to Scriptures this past year that has totally revolutionized my understanding of the bigger picture of God's plan for the ages portrayed throughout the Bible. And through my studies, I realized that I totally missed out on laying the correct Biblical foundation that my children desperately needed in order to make sense of it all.

The discovery? Learning the crucial early Jewish perspectives on the Old Testament, particularly Genesis through Deuteronomy. There's a treasure chest of learning to be unearthed by returning to the original teachings and oracles of which many (most?) modern day believers and teachers are unaware. But I believe in the "last days," God is leading His children back to their roots of understanding so that we might be prepared for the days to come.

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November 11, 2009 | View or add comments |
OCT
26
The Benefits and Costs of Raising Disciples
Guest Author: Alan Melton


parents discipleRecently I found a discussion about the pluses and minuses of Public versus Private Schooling versus Homeschooling. I realized that they missed one more option: Disciple Like Jesus.

There are at least four components of what Jesus did: 

1. Jesus told His disciples to follow Him, rather than unbelieving teachers [Julie adds: or the religious system/majority of the day led others away from simple devotion to Christ].

2. Jesus was with His disciples all day long.

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October 26, 2009 | View or add comments |
OCT
19
Christian Parenting...or Indoctrination?
Guest Author: Rick Osborne


beeThe atheists accuse Christians of keeping their children cloistered away from other views and indoctrinating these young and impressionable minds as opposed to presenting them with a range of choices. Which they say is unfair to the children.

According to dictionary.com, the word ‘indoctrination’ means to instruct in a doctrine, principle, ideology etc. especially to imbue with a specific partisan or biased belief or point of view. It goes on to say that indoctrination involves teaching someone to accept doctrine uncritically and that a synonym for the word is brainwashing. 

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October 19, 2009 | View or add comments |
OCT
8
Babel Reversed in the Home
Guest Author: Kim Anderson


pentecostPentecost is often viewed as "Babel Reversed." In both stories, there was a divine send-off, but what contrasts! Whereas at Babel (Gen 11) God confused the rebel's understanding by dividing the languages, at Pentecost God brought understanding to His people regardless of their language. Where at Babel the result was dispersion and alienation, at Pentecost the result was gathering and fellowship.

What made the difference? Can we learn from these examples to transform the experience of releasing our young adults into the gateway for renewed fellowship?

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October 8, 2009 | View or add comments |
SEP
28
Wake Up to the Richness of Life of Motherhood
Guest Author: Nicole Johnson


The following is an article interview featured in MomSense by Women of Faith comedian, Nicole Johnson.

In what ways has having a child changed your relationships?

nicole johnsonI've never experienced such a major shift in priorities. I always was a terrific multitasker; I figured I'd able to hold a baby on my hip and stir a pot and write a few lines in my journal. But now I either have to be writing or cooking or spending time with Elliot, because when he needs me (which is most of the time), I don't like to say, "Mommy's at her computer now, honey. I'll get back to you." I can't do it all.

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September 28, 2009 | View or add comments |
SEP
22
Parenting and Spiritual Warfare
Guest Author: Brent Thomas


We are currently expecting our fourth boy. Lord willing, Eli Calvin will be here very soon. We are often overwhelmed by the weighty blessing that is raising children. This became all the more apparent for us the other night as we were watching television and came across a preview for a show called something like "True Dreams of a Soccer Mom" or something like that. I can't remember the actual name of the show, but the premise was that three women had "put their dreams on hold" to raise their families, but this television show was going to give them the chance to pursue what they really wanted in life. One was a fashion designer, one a police officer and I don't know what the other was.

I'm sure you can guess where I'm going with this. Our culture understands children to be an interruption. They might be a worthwhile interruption, but in the end, they're still an interruption to what your life is really about, to what you really want. This is entirely antithetical to the way the Bible presents children. Consider Psalm 127:

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September 22, 2009 | View or add comments |
SEP
14
Is Homeschooling the Answer?
Guest Author: Anthony Kummer


Is homeschooling right for my son?

homeschoolingFor our family, the answer was not as simple as you might think. My oldest son starts first grade next week. I am a full time Children's pastor - and get to hear plenty of strong opinions on both sides of the issue. Many of our friends want us to join the Christian homeschooling movement. But I need to know what is right for my son? To help decide, I've made this list of pros and cons. This is my homeshcooling verses public schooling list. In our town, we have an excellent public school system, a new Christian school and a strong homeschooling community. I've ruled out the private Christian school because of its price.

 

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September 14, 2009 | View or add comments |
SEP
4
Get the Word into Your Kids
By Julie Ferwerda


family devotionsWhen Bill and Kristi Gaultiere of Irvine, California, were trying to decide how to raise their three children in the faith, they noticed that the Bible uses the word "Christian" only three times, but the word "disciple" occurs over 200 times. After careful study, they realized that a disciple of Christ is someone who is really serious about his or her faith, so they began looking for ways to raise disciples, not just Christians.

Discipleship is in essence training, not just teaching. The parent who trains, first explains to the children what to do (teaches), then shows them by example how to do it (models), then follows through to make sure the children implement and practice the behavior (holds accountable). Only when we follow this model can our children truly be empowered to become disciples.

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September 4, 2009 | View or add comments |
AUG
31
The Fallen Arrows
Guest Author: Rev. Daniel Moses, Oman


"Then he said to his lad, "Now run, find the arrows which I shoot." As the lad ran, he shot an arrow beyond him. When the lad had come to the place where the arrow was which Jonathan had shot, Jonathan cried out after the lad and said, "[Is] not the arrow beyond you?" And Jonathan cried out after the lad, "Make haste, hurry, do not delay!" So Jonathan's lad gathered up the arrows and came back to his master." (1 Sam 20:36-38)

David was in distress, fleeing for his life as he waited for Jonathan near a stone called "Ezel" which means "departure." When Jonathan arrived at Ezel, he shot three arrows in the air, sending a secret message to David. Because David understood the message and acted accordingly, he was able to see the fulfillment of God's plan in his life. Later in the course of time, he became a King and a Man out of God's own heart.

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August 31, 2009 | View or add comments |
AUG
17
Arrows Are Made Not Born
By Julie Ferwerda


daniIt's a funny coincidence, but at the same time I'm launching this book, One Million Arrows, I'm also launching my first arrow, Danielle, out into the big world. She left for college this weekend, and it will be exciting to see the plans God has for this impassioned young woman. She definitely has a heart to light up her world for Jesus, and she is already doing that!

Arrows are made, not born. Raising your children as "arrows for God" is a time-consuming, tedious, intensive process. But I can surely say that the results are always worth it when the time comes to launch them and then you get to watch them soar and hit their target.

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August 17, 2009 | View or add comments |


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