Tagged: Marriage & Family

Study: Poverty not main cause of out of wedlock births

Freakanomics radio just published a fascinating interview entitled The Fracking Boom, a Baby Boom, and the Retreat From Marriage. Melissa Kearney, professor of economics at the University of Maryland, has been concerned about the relationship between the breakdown of the family and outcomes for children....

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How to provoke your children

Scripture instructs us parents not to provoke our children to anger: Ephesians 6:4 And you, fathers, do not provoke your children to wrath, but bring them up in the training and admonition of the Lord. Colossians 3:21 Fathers, do not provoke your children, lest they...

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Christian Parenting – Part I

This sermon, based on the example of God the Father in the Baptism of Jesus (), includes the following points: Acceptance: I know you Affection: I love you Approval: believe in you For you hardliners, don’t worry, I cover DISCIPLINE in the second part. To...

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Porn, Masturbation, and the Christian

Mark Driscoll, controversial preacher and pastor of the very successful Mars Hill Church, has written a great book on sex and the Christian entitled Porn Again Christian: A Frank Discussion on Pornography and Masturbation. You can actually read the book online or download a free...

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