Earlier Jill highlighted the resource, A Father's Guide to Blessing His Children. Here is a short video of Gary Steward (David & Sally's son-in-law) blessing his two daughters before bedtime:
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There is far more to teaching your children the Bible than merely telling them Bible stories. Unfortunately, many parents feel ill-equipped for the task, so they neglect this vital aspect of Christian parenting. In doing so, they forfeit many of the greatest blessings of parenthood. Here's a valuable aid
13:20—Whoever walks with the wise becomes wise, but the companion of fools will suffer harm.
17:17a—A friend loves at all times,
18:24—A man of many companions may come to ruin, but there
As many of you know, Children Desiring God is located in Minneapolis Minnesota. This month, Minnesota will become the 12th state in the nation to officially recognize same-sex "marriage." In one of his final sermons at Bethlehem Baptist Church, John Piper made the following observation,
...as I hand off my leadership role at Bethlehem to Jason Meyer, the world he and you will face is very different than when I came almost 33 years ago. It would have been unthinkable to suggest that anyone would seriously propose defining marriage as between two men or two women; and it would have been even more unthinkable that in a mere thirty years America would have lost its soul so profoundly that most American’s would approve of a definition of marriage that no society in the history of the world has ever embraced. (“Life Together at the End of the Age,” February
Back on March 12, I shared a special moment from our 1st grade Sunday school class. Here it is with video added. Enjoy!