Faith and Family


Alabama News | Oct. 3 2013

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

Researchers have long thought that there are four distinct parenting styles: authoritative, authoritarian, permissive and uninvolved. While parents... [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’

Alabamians are very familiar with the destruction tornadoes and hurricanes can bring. When severe weather threatens, the whoop of a siren or... [READ MORE]

Administration Issues | Apr. 18 2013

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

The Christian’s response to trauma challenges us like few other aspects of our faith. In the aftermath of tragedy, we may wonder how God... [READ MORE]

Administration Issues | Apr. 18 2013

Faith and Family: Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder — Whether children or adults, coping looks different for everyone, can take time

Just as trauma can result from many different events, an individual’s response to the trauma can vary in both severity and duration. The... [READ MORE]

Administration Issues | Apr. 18 2013

Faith and Family: Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder — Cultivating relationship with God can calm response to triggers

Children who experienced the April 2011 tornado outbreak may relive the traumatic experience especially during times of severe weather through... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Mar. 21 2013

Faith and Family: Aging with Grace — Relationship with Christ determines one’s wisdom

In Eastern cultures, age is revered. In Western cultures, youth tends to be favored. However, in the Christian worldview, neither is true. In... [READ MORE]

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