Tag Archives: family

Great Resource for Keeping Our Kids Safe on the Internet

I frequently receive emails with information or resources that are suggested for our audience.  Many times, that information is not necessarily appropriate for the ministry or is simply about someone looking for free advertising to the law enforcement community.  Occasionally … Continue reading

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Parenting Matters: 6 Biblical Keys to Effective Discipline and Child Rearing

For the past two school years I have served as a School Resource Officer in an urban high school in our city.  Many of our students have been raised without one or both parents, by teen parents, and without proper … Continue reading

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Apprentice Discipleship: Forming the Life of Jesus and Living His Mission in the World

A few nights ago, standing in the middle of O’Charley’s restaurant, my family celebrated with another family at the announcement of an eleven year old daughter who recently accepted Jesus Christ as her Savior.  The mother recounted how the daughter began … Continue reading

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Sticks, Stones, and Marriage Bones: The Power of Words

“Wise words satisfy like a good meal; the right words bring satisfaction.  The tongue can bring death or life; those who love to talk will reap the consequences.  The man who finds a wife finds a treasure, and he receives … Continue reading

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