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When the loss of someone precious suddenly becomes part of your family’s story, it can take enormous emotional energy...
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**Question:** Due to a job transfer, we are moving to a different region of the country. How can parents help kids adjust to a cross-country move, whether due to a job change or a military...
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Prior to our marriage 26 years ago, Joe and I were asked by a friend, "Aren’t you going to get premarital counselling?" "Oh, we don’t need it," I said with confidence. "We’ve both decided that our...
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When a stepfamily is made up of children whose parents have previously divorced, there is often another parent – or parents – on the scene. This can add to the pressures on the new stepfamily –...
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Stepfamilies are on the increase and, with much love and hard work, a blended family home can be a happy and positive place to be. "We were in love and, wearing rose-coloured spectacles, believed...
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Is your family out of order? Does your spouse come first, or do your kids take the number one spot? Do you even know which should be the top priority in your family? We’re here to tell you – whether...
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Author Dannah Gresh laments how the word "sexy" is attached to everything these days: shampoo, pasta, engines, vacations and hairstyling gel for dogs. "Its prevalence has watered down people’s...
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We explore reasons why some Millennials are walking away from their Christian faith, and what parents can do to help them reconnect with Jesus. We’ll also offer hope and encouragement to parents who...
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Rachel recalls being eager to meet with her son’s psychologist: at last she’d have clear reasons for her son’s challenges in school. But the diagnosis, when it finally came, took her by surprise...
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Emily awoke at 2 a.m. after hearing a noise downstairs. Nervously pulling back the blanket, she slipped quietly out of her room toward the mysterious sound. Anxiety turned into anger as she...
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**Question:** My 12-year-old son is receiving texts from girls all the time! Day and night, they text him even though he does not encourage them and says he is not interested. I think these kids...