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What I Wish I'd Been Taught In School

<i>August 26, 2014 David Murray</i> <i>11 comments</i><p>My high school years were pretty disastrous – not just academically but morally and spiritually too. As I look …

Four Moments I’m Preparing Students to Face

Ministry to children and youth for both parents and church workers focuses on cultivating followers of Christ with sustainable faith. Basically, we …

7 Signs We May Be Worshipping Our Family

I love my family. I love being a husband. We celebrate sixteen years of marriage this week and I can’t imagine living life with anyone else. I love …

10 Ingredients Of A Happy Home

<i>May 12, 2014 David Murray</i> <i>3 comments</i><p>One of the greatest blessings we can give our children is the cultivation of a happy home. I say “cultivation” …

Hey, Hey, Ho, Ho, Student Debt Has Got to Go!

Student debt is a public-policy issue that will keep on giving—giving problems to the Democrats, who created it, and the opportunity of a lifetime to …

The Gospel Coalition (TGC)

Read about common Traits of Youth Who Don't Leave the Church

“What do we do about our kids?” The group of parents sat together in my office, wiping their eyes. I’m a high school pastor, but for once, they …

In Jesus' Name, We Play

In a recent article, Boston College psychology professor Peter Gray argues that children today are "suffering from a severe deficit of play" that …

How To Have A Happy Family – 7 Tips Backed By Research

1) Having Dinner Together Matters<p>Kids who have dinner with their families do better across pretty much every conceivable metric.<p>A recent wave of …

16 People On Things They Couldn’t Believe About America Until They Moved Here

A lot of people around the world have ideas of what America is like, possibly thanks to Hollywood, or their local news channels, and maybe from what …

God Better Save My Kids Because I Sure As Heck Can't

Right now my hands smell like poop.<p>Well, not right now because I just washed them. But they smelled like poop a few minutes ago. Why? Because my 18 …

A La Carte (10/30)

Monday October 30, 2006<p>Sponsor<p>Show Your Support<p><b>Reformation Day:</b> If you are a blogger, don’t forget about the Reformation Day Symposium. Entries are …

Struggle Means Learning: Difference in Eastern and Western Cultures

"I realized that I was sitting there starting to perspire," he says, "because I was really empathizing with this kid. I thought, 'This kid is going …

I Don't Remember Chemistry And I'm Not Homeless

Is it just me or is there a lot of pressure on parents to provide their children with the absolute perfect environment for growth? We are told that …

“It is the Price of Citizenship”?—An Elegy for Religious Liberty in America

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Is Your Child a Christian?

<i>Is my child a Christian?</i><p>As parents, we all wrestle with how to answer this question, and I’ve found there are usually two extremes that need to be …

13 Things Every High School Student Should Know About Money

Have you noticed that most personal finance advice is written for people already in a financial mess? For example, one of the most popular personal …

Personal Finance

A La Carte (7/16)

Monday July 16, 2007<p>Sponsor<p>Show Your Support<p><b>Culture:</b> Dr. Mohler sounds an important warning about “Screen Kids” and a whole generation of children …

When strong mamas feel quite weak

I’ve sat with this Mama and laughed till my side hurt. And I’ve squeezed her hand tight and prayed for all we are worth. We’ve stayed up too late …

How to Survive a Cultural Crisis

Public opinion appears to be changing about same-sex marriage, as are the nation's laws. Of course this change is just one in a larger constellation. …

Parental ethnotheories and how parents in America differ from parents everywhere else.

New parenthood is a desperate search for certainty: When you start knowing nothing, you are desperate to know something. And when you finally figure …

Tweet of the Day

“Tolerance isn't about not having beliefs. It's about how your beliefs lead you to treat people who disagree with you.” @timkellernyc<p>Preach it from …