Parenting

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Pastors,Bill Putman and Jim Putman, describe the challenges they’ve experienced with prodigals — who grew up in loving, Christian families, yet were far from God. But through unconditional love and...
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Question: How can I come alongside a compulsive gambler and encourage him to take steps to overcome his addiction? After observing my husband's behaviour, seeking out the opinions of pastors and...
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Question: Does the Bible really say that gambling is wrong? I realise that it's one of those activities – like dancing and playing cards – that religious conservatives have traditionally been "...
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It’s easy to categorise those who leave their faith as prodigals. But how many prodigals are still active in church? Two pastors, Bill Putman and Jim Putman, share their experience with prodigals and...
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Having issues with your in-laws? There’s hope! Deb DeArmond and Jenny Coffeya, mother-in-law and daughter-in-law share how they’ve set boundaries and maintained peace with both their family and their...
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In today’s confusing society it’s getting harder to know what makes a “good husband and father”. We discuss this topic with the founders of “Bunch O’ Blokes” - Warren Mills and David Wraight....
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While parenting is one of the most rewarding experiences, it can also be a challenge. Dr. David Clarke lays out his time-tested battle plan for raising kids. Through his humour and stories, Dr....
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While parenting is one of the most rewarding experiences, it can also be a challenge. Dr. David Clarke lays out his time-tested battle plan for raising kids. Through his humour and stories, Dr....
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Our twins, born just two minutes apart, have looked identical their whole lives. And yet in every other way — from preferences to personalities — they are opposites. Two children, born at the same...
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When what you’re saying to your kids isn’t working, it’s time to try something new! With guests Amber Lia and Mrs. Wendy Speake you'll learn how to respond when your child sins, when their tone...
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You can respond calmly and biblically when your child misbehaves! With guests, Amber Lia and Wendy Speake, learn why having a “script” is an effective parenting method, and how you can create one....
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No other day on the calendar is more divisive for Christians than October 31. A LifeWay Research survey conducted in 2015 revealed what most Christians already know from experience: What you do about...