Divorce words on road-A child of Divorce

Transformed from a Child of Divorce to a Child of God

A child of divorce experiences challenges that are far reaching but seldom recognized or discussed in society, or our churches.  It is a unique and personal condition that gets lost in the shadows amidst the greater stresses and priorities of broken families. I am convinced that God wants us to embrace the topic of divorce, …

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Who am I? What is Identity in Christ? Finding Answers to Life Changing Questions

When I was a little girl, my family attended church regularly and I loved it!  I felt God near me, learned the Bible and was embraced by our community of faith. I participated in children’s programs, went to kids camps and was involved in Youth for Christ. Seeds of God’s love were planted, ready to …

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Understanding the 3 Types of Friendships and Why it Matters

Friendships are extremely valuable in life, and it is helpful to recognize the 3 types of friendships we experience.  When we understand the old adage, 3 types of friendships–reason, season and lifetime–it helps explain why we meet friends, how we keep friends but also why we lose friends through change or conflict. The Purpose of …

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How to Calm Down when Stressed: 4 Tips to Help You Through

My teenagers love the phrase calm down, except when it is applied to them, of course! Actually, I haven’t met anyone who likes to be told to calm down. The overused sentiment is usually expressed as a minor outburst or dramatic reaction, but in reality, learning how to calm down when stressed is helpful when …

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