So that you may be mature and complete, not lacking anything!

Everything We Do and Say Matters as Parents! Pt 1of 2

Watch Your Mouth! Recently, I have become more and more aware of how important my role as a father is and will be in the life of my 3 kids.  I have also become aware, unfortunately, just how much I fall short as a father.  As of this blog my kids are 6, 4 and […]

4 Keys to Healthy Family Dynamics, Part 4. Encouragement

ENCOURAGEMENT: Fathers…  DO NOT PROVOKE Eph. 6:4 “ Fathers, do not provoke your children to anger, but bring them up in the discipline and instruction of the Lord.” It is very important for us as parents to understand our role as the main encourager in our family units. To encourage our kids means we instill courage […]

4 Keys to Healthy Family Dynamics, Part 3. Obedience

OBEDIENCE: Children… OBEY Eph. 6:1-3 “Children, obey your parents in the Lord, for this is right. 2 “Honor your father and mother”—which is the first commandment with a promise— 3 “so that it may go well with you and that you may enjoy long life on the earth.” Healthy family dynamics are not only the responsibility of […]

4 Keys to Healthy Family Dynamics. Part 1: Submission

SUBMISSION God designed the family to be a symbiotic group of organisms.  In order to be healthy and high functioning, there has to be mutual love and sacrifice.  Each part is interdependent upon the other.  If one part fails to do its “job” (or fulfill their role in the organism) the other parts suffer greatly. […]