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Faith at Home

The Missing Piece to Build Better Families

How do we build better families? Parenting experts say we build better families by balancing work and home life, looking after ourselves, disciplining our children, setting boundaries, communicating effectively, spending quality time together, making joint decisions, comforting each other, and being flexible. That’s practical and helpful, but parenting experts don’t

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Faith at Home

Building a Christian Home

One of my colleagues encouraged me to repurpose some of my messages from the Family Matters series as articles. What follows is extracts from a sermon titled Building a Christian Home, based on Proverbs 24:3-4. Building a Christian Home The average Christian child or youth in North America attends a

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Living like Jesus. A twelve-month challenge for you and your children to add a new trait of Jesus’ life into the fabric of your lives.
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Living Like Jesus

What would it be like, together with our children, living like Jesus? Would we have to change what we think, say, or do? Is it possible to live like Jesus? Paul believed that wherever he was in whatever circumstances and with whatsoever he had, he could do anything because Jesus

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Faith at Home

Christian Marriage

Christian marriage is grounded in the dust of our origin, our being male and female, our being made in the image of God (cf. Genesis 2:18-25). It isn’t a lofty ideal, a religious concept, a legal concoction, or a romantic illusion. It’s about food and drink, house and home, bed

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Faith at Home

Forming Faith in the Home

Forming faith in the home involves eating, sleeping, chatting, working, chilling, having fun, and spiritual observances like praying, reading the Bible, and attending a local church. These habits create a safe bubble that shields your family against the chaos of a crazy world – what American theologian James Fowler calls

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Raising Children God’s Way

Raising children God’s way is unlike any other way … There are numerous parenting strategies, philosophies, styles, techniques and methodologies. But the question for Christian parents shouldn’t be, should I use the RIE method, the three C’s technique or the authoritative parenting style? Secular ideas and beliefs won’t produce godly

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Parenting Practices To Develop Your Child’s Faith

Are you a parent who wants your child to love and live for Jesus? Do you wonder, “How can I help my child grow spiritually?” Are you sometimes unsure about how to make it happen? Here are five parenting practices to develop your child’s faith: Connect with the Bible. Regular

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What is Christian Parenting?

What is Christian parenting? Are there distinct roles and responsibilities? How is Christian parenting different from other parenting? What it’s not. Christian parenting, in the minds of many, is associated with the things parents do or don’t do. But taking your family to church, reading the Scriptures, praying together, believing

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Kids can read the Bible too! A father and children’s ministry leader shares easy and practical tips to help you read the Bible with your family.

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A mom and homeschooler shares how her family is intentional in building authentic faith and relationships around their kitchen table 

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Welcome to our Faith at Home category, dedicated to supporting parents in intentionally developing faith within the family. Discover practical strategies for fostering spiritual growth through family devotions and intentional Family Bible reading. Empower yourself to lead with confidence as we provide resources to seamlessly integrate faith into your daily routines.

Explore the intersection of family ministry and intentional discipleship, gaining insights into nurturing a thriving spiritual environment at home. At Christian Parenting Basics, we want to equip parents with tools for intentional faith development. Dive into our collection of resources tailored for those seeking to be deliberate in cultivating a strong foundation of faith at home.

Invest in your family’s spiritual well-being by exploring our Faith at Home category, focusing on family devotions, Family Bible reading, and intentional discipleship practices. Join us on this meaningful journey as you take intentional steps toward building a lasting legacy of faith within your home.

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