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Shepherd Press —  December 10, 2012 — Leave a comment

Thought for the Lord’s Day – Heart Music

Let the word of Christ dwell in you richly as you teach and admonish one another with all wisdom, and as you sing psalms, hymns and spiritual songs

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Shepherd Press —  December 7, 2012 — Leave a comment

The Government & Christmas

Roman emperors ruled with unquestioned authority. Like most leaders in history, Caesar Augustus gave no thought that his orders would serve the purposes of the living God.

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Shepherd Press —  December 6, 2012 — Leave a comment

Are You Santa’s Helper?

Children are also dependent upon their parents for how they view the world. The way you live in front of children is the most powerful teaching tool that God gives you.

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Shepherd Press —  December 5, 2012 — Leave a comment

Drugs – Loving Your Teenagers Enough to Notice

Not everything that you need to know as a parent will be handed to you on a silver platter, wrapped in a bright warning label that says “Danger, check this out”.

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Shepherd Press —  December 3, 2012 — Leave a comment

What to do about Lying

Children’s lies are a harsh reminder of the nature of sin. To fully appreciate the immense power and value of the cross in our lives, we must have a profound sense of the ugliness of sin.

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Shepherd Press —  November 29, 2012 — Leave a comment

Why Children Lie

Scripture solves the mystery. Children are born liars. When we sin, we lose the ability to be logical. We are blinded by self-interest (Proverbs 4:19).

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Shepherd Press —  November 28, 2012 — Leave a comment

Encouraging Your Children to Remember Christmas

An encouragement to remember Christmas may seem like something that is not really needed. After all, who forgets Christmas, especially children?

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Shepherd Press —  November 27, 2012 — Leave a comment

Understanding the Difference between Influence and Authority

You never want your children, especially your teenagers, to believe they are being treated as they deserve to be treated; nothing is more antithetical to living out the gospel.

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Shepherd Press —  November 26, 2012 — Leave a comment

Thought for the Lord’s Day – The Gift of Good Things

If there is anything good and wonderful in this world, it comes from God and none other. The holiday season can obscure this truth in at least two ways.

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Shepherd Press —  November 22, 2012 — Leave a comment

Commanding Your Children to Praise

Parents have no problem commanding their children to obey quickly or to be kind to others. There is no dispute about teaching children

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Shepherd Press —  November 19, 2012 — Leave a comment

Don’t Treat Your Teenagers as Their Sins Deserve

we have established that middle children should trained in the development of godly character instead of simply having their behavior corrected.

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Shepherd Press —  November 13, 2012 — Leave a comment

The Meek War Horse

In biblical times horses who were being trained for war had to have an essential quality before they could be used in combat.

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