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The Warning and Comfort of a Jealous God

October 1, 2014 in Blog with 0 Comments
Recently I have been working on revising a curriculum titled The ABCs of God. As I was working on the lesson that teaches the attribute “jealous,” I came across this heart-rending, hope-giving quote from John Piper: I urge you to listen to this warning. The jealousy of God for your undivided love and devotion will […]... continue >>

Taming the Covet Monster + Free Family Devotional

September 30, 2014 in Blog with 0 Comments
Lately, I’ve half-jokingly pondered writing a children’s book on coveting…specifically as I have watched my 3-year-old grandson. His parents are hard at work trying to battle the “covet monster” in him. But in thinking about writing a book for this little covet monster, I would have to admit that his grandma has the same problem—surprise, […]... continue >>

Wanted: Senior Saints for Our Children

September 29, 2014 in Blog with 0 Comments
I love seeing gray-haired saints ministering in our nurseries and classrooms! (Especially now that I am quickly becoming one of them.) Personally, my family has been, and continues to be, greatly ministered to by mature older believers. This should be the norm in our churches. Consider these statements from Pastor Clint Archer in his new […]... continue >>

Oh no, a child is BORED!

September 24, 2014 in Blog with 0 Comments
This article by  Geoff Thomas had me laughing and then…really thinking. While you may not agree completely with his perspective (I sure didn’t), there is still a lot to consider is his short article. Here is how he begins:  An elder preceded the minister into the pulpit and then came to the front and addressed […]... continue >>

Bible Lesson “Dates” ? An Update

September 23, 2014 in Blog with 0 Comments
  Back in July, I posted about my daughter’s endeavor to schedule not only play dates for her children but also Bible lesson dates. Here is an update from her about how things are going. Hopefully, it will serve as an encouragement for other moms to give this idea a try. If you were to […]... continue >>