Bible Study with Teens

Question We have two early-teen and pre-teen daughters and whenever we try to initiate a bible study they show NO interest.  We want to help them discover the relevance of […]

Church Division

Question Recently, my husband decided to leave our church because he said he doesn’t feel spiritually led there anymore. I see this as a division in our family because I […]

Separate Churches

Question My wife and I attend separate churches. She attends the church from her childhood where most of her friends and her sister and mother are members. While that church […]

Praying as a Family

Question We gather for a “family prayer time” every week but sometimes it seems like something we “do” rather than something that is having a meaningful impact.  Do you have […]

Joy to the World

One reader asks: “I don’t like to admit this, but for the past several years I have dreaded the Christmas season. I know that Christmas is supposed to be a […]

Modeling Your Faith For Your Teens

Question My wife and I are alarmed by the reports we’ve heard of the number of teenagers raised in the church but who abandon their faith after high school.  Should […]

Making Christmas Meaningful

One reader writes: “I always look forward to the Christmas season, but by the time it arrives I’m so exhausted I wish it was over. For many years I’ve told […]

Cultivating a Thankful Heart

One reader writes: “Every year Thanksgiving seems to come and go. I’m embarrassed to admit that the only thing about it that I look forward to is a few more […]

Giving the Gift of Love

Thanksgiving is behind us and you can’t drive very far without seeing Christmas lights and hearing the wonderful Christmas music. This is the time of year when we begin to […]

Cultivating a Lifestyle of Faith

Question We have three teenage children and are looking for some specific ways we can help them go beyond knowing the core doctrines and the do’s and don’ts of our […]