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God is Always Good

Life doesn’t always go the way we expect it to. Let me rephrase that—life almost never goes the way we expect it to. The year 2020 is proof of that. Life is full of surprises, both good and bad. But God is always good. Reflecting on my life, especially the last fifteen years, God’s goodness in the midst of uncertainty has proven true over and over and over again. As a kid, I had my life...

Helping Your Child with Irritation, Frustration, and Anger

Have you ever noticed that often when your child is angry that you are working with a short fuse too? That’s the way life goes sometimes. And, right now, in the middle of a pandemic, odds are that frustration and anger are daily struggles for you and your children. Long hours spent together, plans canceled, vacations on hold—that’s the reality for most families in the summer of 2020. Our kids can...

The Blessings of Parenting

We believe that parents who are properly focused on Christ can enjoy every stage of their child’s development. Each stage has its own set of blessings and challenges, but gospel–focused parents are thankful parents. Think with us about three simple truths describing every child. Every child is an image bearer of God. Every human being is a visible representative of the God who cannot be seen...

Freedom is Better Than Independence

We’re heading into Fourth of July weekend in my city of Philadelphia. As the birthplace of the Declaration of Independence, we go all out to celebrate freedom. This year we are apparently pulling out all the stops to wow the world with a virtual freedom festival. I’m not sure the fireworks will feel the same, but it’s 2020, so let’s just roll with it. In 2020, the concept of freedom is especially...

6 Tips for Biblical Counseling Via Video Conferencing

During the COVID-19 pandemic and the reality of social distancing, a lot of ministry is moving from physically present to online. Biblical counseling is no exception. But can we really offer effective biblical counseling via video platform? Can video conferencing systems really bridge the distance created by the pandemic? When you talk about counseling via video, you hear a lot of opinions. Some...

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