Tag: Spiritual Food

Ten Ways Not to Pray

by Jeff Buscher This article is from ec magazine. Want to get on Satan’s nerves? Learn how not to pray. You’ll discover it will make a world of difference in your life and in your relationship with your heavenly Father. Here are ten things not to do: 1. Pray Loudly This is very important. God is very busy these days.… Read more →

An Honest Mistake…

A joyful heart is good medicine… Proverbs 17:22 A driver was being tailgated by a stressed out woman on a busy boulevard. Suddenly, the light turned yellow just in front of him. He did the correct thing and stopped at the crosswalk even though he could have beaten the red light by accelerating through the intersection. The tailgating woman hit… Read more →

Reduce parent-teen conflict

by Dr. Larry Purcell on Tuesday, November 13, 2007 Children are not born with instructions. Even if they were, I doubt that many parents would actually read the directions. Most parents, like me, learn from experience. The following four pointers are some principles I’ve used to reduce the parent/teen conflict in my own home and to increase my teen’s involvement… Read more →

Rethink and Recreate Your Holidays

by GG Mathis on Monday, November 12, 2012 This article is courtesy of ParentLife Magazine. Our last family Thanksgiving dinner was breakfast at a local truck stop. We celebrated by hanging curtains and installing storage shelves in our new house. We were grateful clear down to our socks that, with our extended family’s approval, we could spend the day counting… Read more →

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Advent Week Three: Joy!

by Matt Tullos on Sunday, December 11, 2011 Scripture Reading: “In the sixth month, the angel Gabriel was sent by God to a town in Galilee called Nazareth, to a virgin engaged to a man named Joseph, of the house of David. The virgin’s name was Mary. And the angel came to her and said, ‘Rejoice, favored woman! The Lord… Read more →

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Advent Week Two: Prepare

by Matt Tullos on Sunday, December 04, 2011 Scripture Reading: “Sing to Yahweh, you His faithful ones, and praise His holy name. For His anger lasts only a moment, but His favor, a lifetime. Weeping may spend the night, but there is joy in the morning. When I was secure, I said, ‘I will never be shaken’” (Psalm 30:4-6). “‘Comfort,… Read more →