Christian Home & Family: Delight In Her

From Carey Green, author, blogger, speaker, coach and pastor: HERE’S THE ONE THING HUSBANDS CAN DO TO TURN THEIR MARRIAGES AROUND… There is a lot of joking that happens surrounding the differences between men and women, mainly because the differences are very real. We men see things differently, experience things differently, and think about things differently than our wives do – and as a result, all kinds of things can happen.Confusion. Conflicts. Disagreements. Even divorce.But guys, … [Read more...]

Reflections of Grace 75: Life Purpose Coaching, part 11 – Nine Things I Learned in the Desert

[display_podcast]From Certified Life Coach Dixie Diamanti, Author of Climbing Out of the Box and Fifty Ways to Meet Your Lover: As I was with Moses, so I will be with you; I will never leave you nor forsake you." (Joshua 1:5) Interesting that in my time of wilderness, at the point that I felt I could not endure it any longer, something happened… my perspective of life in general has taken on a new picture as I wait for the promise. For me, sometimes life seems to slowly evolve into a new w … [Read more...]

Blending Your StepFamily: Investing In Relational Capital

[display_podcast] From Pam Rohr, author of Blended but not Broken - Hope and Encouragement for Blended Families: As stepparents, sometimes we can perceive more clearly some areas in our stepkids lives that need to change.  Perhaps you are noticing a pattern of lying, or sneakiness or the kids not following through on what they have promised.  Maybe they are manipulative and your spouse just doesn’t see it.  What do you do? First, I would recommend talking to your spouse about it and if you are … [Read more...]

Ouxano 87: The Cross is the Center of the Entire Bible

[display_podcast] One of the first things we run into as we begin reading the New Testament is Jesus’ teachings.  In fact, just five chapters into the first of the four Gospels, the Gospel according to Matthew, Jesus begins what is widely known as the greatest sermon ever taught: The Sermon on the Mount.  (Matthew 5-7). Now, it’s often said that Jesus was a great teacher… but not more than a great teacher.  Every time I hear this, it makes me literally laugh out loud.  When I was in the eighth … [Read more...]

Jesus in HD 104: Amazing Love, How Can It Be?

[display_podcast] From Dewey Bertolini, Pastor of The Safe Haven in McMinnville, OR: Well, I’ve got good news for you. Great news, at least as far as Jesus and His disciples were concerned. Just in case you were worried about this. As you will hear in this PODCAST, Jesus finally got a break in the action. Finally, mercifully, after His enormously long and draining and tiring day -- in which He taught a series of seven parables, sailed to the other side of the sea, stilled a raging storm, s … [Read more...]

Christian Home & Family: Bad Habits Start Early, But So Do Good Ones

From Carey Green, author, blogger, speaker, coach and pastor: YOU CAN TAKE ADVANTAGE OF THE POWER OF GOOD HABITS TO SET YOUR CHILDREN ON A PATH TOWARD GODLINESS When I was a kid, I had a terrible habit. I bit my fingernails. It doesn’t sound like such a bad habit, but it wasn’t just the nails themselves, I bit the skin surrounding my fingernails. I even nibbled the skin on the tips of my fingers. My fingers looked like trees after a beaver had gotten a hold of them, little tooth marks everyw … [Read more...]