Health Rest Before Family Events

We all enjoy family activities, church worship services, movie nights, and social events.  In order to maintain our sanity and continue to enjoy me-times, recreational events, and hobbies, we need to rest. Three areas of rest needed are physical, emotional, and spiritual.  This means we need to take a break from physical activity by relaxing to soothing music, engaging in … Read More

Who Is Driving Our Family Lifestyles

Family Who Is Driving Our Family Lifestyles? During our family time, we sometimes battle over who is in control, what event to attend, how much money to spend, and what we don’t like about each other before we engage in the family night. Why don’t we gather in family prayer? The Benefits from praying are: We are letting Jesus drive. … Read More

Enjoy Life

Live each day as if it is your last, love everyone as if it is our last chance at love, compliment everyone from the spirit of Christlike love. Forgive everyone as we have been forgiven. “Men shall speak of the power of Your awesome acts, And I will tell of Your greatness. They shall eagerly utter the memory of Your … Read More

Family

Our families are filled with individuals who are fearfully and wonderfully made in His image. Each one has his or her own personality, character, body image, dreams, personal and professional goals. Just like we need our hands and feet for daily survival, every family member is needed to fulfill his or her individual goals and families’ corporate goals. No man … Read More

Family Road Trip

Our earthly ministry in Christ consist of a series of road trips with family members. The streets we turn on, can leave us feeling the following ways about our family members: Angry, hurt or bitter-the way we were treated. Frustrated, aggravated, or fatigued-decisions or choices made without our input. Happy, joyous, or excited-we are having a great time. Our family … Read More

Work: Family

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It is exciting to have family time; however, a family project can be challenging. Tips for working together Try not fix each other Try to accept each other’s personality in Christ. Focus on your part within the project. Let each person use his or her God given talents and gifts to complete their part without our judgement or criticism. “And … Read More

Family View

When out with family in a restaurant We can Use this time to catch up on what is going on in each other’s lives. Cherish this family time, realizing that tomorrow is not guaranteed to any of us. See this as an opportunity versus A time to be engaged in our cell phones, personal thoughts, or being negative spectators of … Read More

My Family Is A Mess

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There are family gathering times that do not turn out the way we planned. As we look back over the situation, we start to dwell over the imperfection we noticed in each family member. He or she was s never on time. They were cheap. She or he was always Irresponsible. A The family member was on an ego trip. … Read More

Family: Weekend

The week end is here. We will use this time to be a part of a group, which we call and claim as our family. During this time, we will engage in activities that will motivate, encourage, and illustrate God’s Love. How? We will remember that the week end to us means: W-Willing to love and accept others as they … Read More

Family Trust: T

“Gossip betrays a confidence, but a trustworthy person keeps a secret” (Proverbs 1113, NIV). We all want to protect loved ones and ourselves from the after effects of gossip. Throughout the week, we may have heard rumors about one of our family members, that we might want to share with our family members. How do we know when it is … Read More