Faith and Family


Administration Issues | Nov. 14 2013

Faith and Family — Dealing with depression: Biblical encouragement for those with depression

Deuteronomy 31:8 — The LORD Himself goes before you and will be with you; He will never leave you nor forsake you. Do not be afraid; do... [READ MORE]

Administration Issues | Nov. 14 2013

Faith and Family — Dealing with depression: 10 tips for managing depression

Get out. Depression isolates, so it is helpful to get out of the house, even when you do not feel like it or have any desire to do so. “Fake... [READ MORE]

Conferences | Nov. 14 2013

Faith and Family — Dealing with depression: Christian counseling proves to be successful for those dealing with anxiety, depression

Amy Jones first experienced symptoms of depression during her first year of college.   “I moved away from home and into a dorm room... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Oct. 3 2013

Faith and Family: Parenting — Parents’ childhood experiences affect their reaction to children

In our media-saturated culture, parenting advice abounds. Experts regularly share their philosophies and tips on morning television shows. Thousands... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Oct. 3 2013

Faith and Family: Parenting — How parents view God can affect their perception of authority

By Rod Marshall Researchers have long thought that there are four distinct parenting styles: authoritative, authoritarian, permissive and uninvolved.... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Oct. 3 2013

Faith and Family: Parenting — Authoritative parenting resources

“‘Parenting is Your Highest Calling’ and 8 Other Myths That Trap Us in Worry and Guilt” by Leslie Leyland Fields... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Aug. 15 2013

Faith and Family: Dealing with school anxiety

I am concerned about my 8-year-old daughter. Beginning over the summer when I would mention school starting in the fall she would get visibly... [READ MORE]

Faith and Family | Aug. 8 2013

Faith and Family: Cohabitation — How to respond to cohabitation in the church

Southwestern Seminary Many of us would like to think that the church is immune to the growing trend of cohabitation prior to, or instead of,... [READ MORE]

Administration Issues | Apr. 18 2013

Faith and Family: Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder — After tornado, accident, abuse, etc., victims need help turning off body’s ‘alarm system’

By Carrie Brown McWhorter The Alabama Baptist Alabamians are very familiar with the destruction tornadoes and hurricanes can bring. When severe... [READ MORE]

Administration Issues | Apr. 18 2013

Faith and Family: Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder — God provides comfort, guidance for how to recover from trauma

By Carrie Brown McWhorter The Alabama Baptist The Christian’s response to trauma challenges us like few other aspects of our faith. In the... [READ MORE]