How do we demonstrate the gospel at home?

Recently I was asked specifically, "Beyond training strategies to make disciples of our children, what is it that would be an effective demonstration of the gospel at home?" In other words, how do we live out the gospel at home in such a compelling, authentic way that our children actually want the life that is … Continue reading How do we demonstrate the gospel at home?

Hailey’s Story… (and the crucial pursuit of your teen’s heart)

Sometimes family life needs the kind of renovation that only God can manufacture. When our oldest daughter was in her early teen years we went through a season that you might liken to class 4 rapids. We tell the story in our book, Relentless Parenting: The Crucial Pursuit of your Teen's Heart and this week … Continue reading Hailey’s Story… (and the crucial pursuit of your teen’s heart)

Biblically Navigating Same-Sex Marriage with your Children

“Beginning with the Supreme Court’s ban on non-denominational school prayer in 1962, the same-sex marriage decision has essentially completed the state’s secularization of American society. This is one thing about which both right and left, religious and secular, can agree. One side may rejoice over the fact, and the other may weep, but it is … Continue reading Biblically Navigating Same-Sex Marriage with your Children