Faith and Family


Faith and Family | Dec. 8 2016

Faith and Family — Learning to live simply: Focus on making family, faith your priority this holiday season

By Brenda Poinsett Excerpt from www.brendapoinsett.com 1. Decide what’s most important. Make a list of what your family does to celebrate Christmas.... [READ MORE]

Faith and Family | Dec. 8 2016

Faith and Family — Learning to live simply: Achieving ‘Christlikeness’ difficult with unnecessary weights

By Jan Johnson Excerpt from “Abundant Simplicity: Discovering the Unhurried Rhythms of Grace” People marvel that the apostle Paul could be... [READ MORE]

Faith and Family | Dec. 8 2016

Faith and Family — Learning to live simply: Ways to cultivate simple living in your home

1. Limit children’s exposure to television, Internet and radio commercials that encourage materialism. 2. Encourage children to delay a new... [READ MORE]

Faith and Family | Dec. 8 2016

Faith and Family — Learning to live simply: Overcrowded, fast-paced lives prevent being present in moment

By Anne Lawton, MA, LPC  Pathways Professional Counseling What does it mean to practice simplicity in our lives? In our current culture, is... [READ MORE]

Faith and Family | Dec. 8 2016

Faith and Family — Learning to live simply: Minimizing demands, expectations aides abundant living

By Carrie Brown McWhorter Correspondent, The Alabama Baptist In her books and speaking engagements, author Brenda Poinsett regularly encourages... [READ MORE]

Faith and Family | Oct. 27 2016

Faith and Family — 9 tips for working through conflict

1) Pray for God’s wisdom, God’s will to be done (even if it’s not your way) and for Him to be honored in the process (1 Thess. 5:17). 2)... [READ MORE]

Faith and Family | Oct. 27 2016

Faith and Family — Examine own heart when family conflict arises, professor says

By Kathryn A. Steele, Ph.D., MFT, LPC New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary Opinions, values and behaviors can vary greatly from family member... [READ MORE]

Faith and Family | Oct. 27 2016

Faith and Family — Conflict inevitable; communication key when dealing with differences

By Carrie Brown McWhorter Correspondent, The Alabama Baptist Conflict is an inevitable part of life. Unrealistic expectations, fears, competing... [READ MORE]

Children | Sep. 1 2016

Teaching children to seek God’s wisdom: Guidelines for talking to kids about salvation

By Pastor Mark Bethea Argo Baptist Church, Trussville When a child expresses readiness to follow Christ there is great responsibility and great... [READ MORE]

Children | Sep. 1 2016

Teaching children to seek God’s wisdom: Parents’ goal should be teamwork, counselor says

By Lisa Keane, MAMFC,  LPC-S, RPT-S, NCC Pathways Professional Counseling Oh the joys of parenthood. It never fails to amaze me how many decisions... [READ MORE]

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