So often we forget this simple truth: God is a working God who created us to work. And the “us” means all of us, our grade school, middle school, and high school kids included.
None of the typical motivations against procrastination - good grades, money, better friendships - can compare to giving your kids’ tasks eternal significance.
As parents, we need others investing in our kids. Men and women that will be on the same team, telling them the same truths that we are. Here's why.
A Third Place is a place where your Christian community and your friends that do not believe in Jesus can connect with each other.
Most guys fail to parent their children well because they don’t know how to parent themselves.
The Family Meal is less like a Sunday School class that happens to meet in a home and more like a gathering of extended family over food. And kids are welcome!
Being a family in a Missional Community is not only possible, but helps both your internal mission to your kids and your external mission to others.
We best share God's love with others by entering into their world rather than asking them to come into ours. However, Easter is a different story.
The best way to ground young people in the Word and to empower them for future ministry is to involve them in a mission-based youth group.
What most families need is not to do more things, but do live out their calling as a missionary in the things they are already doing. To be on mission, families don't need a shift in activity, but a shift in identity.
No one is better positioned or equipped to share the gospel with a child than his or her mom and dad.
I was in Holland, Texas*. Disciple Now season was in full swing and I had just walked off the stage after the first session of the weekend event. The worship service was, for lack of a better word, terrible. We... More...