Family

Seizing the Moment by Dennis and Barbara Rainey

Posted by on February 3, 2009 at 8:13 am

Seizing the proper moment to impart a lesson….requires mindful-ness and awareness, or ‘just in time opportunity spotting’… 2 Corinthians 6:2 (NCV) I tell you that the “right time” is now, and the “day of salvation” is now. The Greek New Testament uses the word kairos for what Paul calls “the right time” here, in distinction […]

Super Glue Your Marriage by Dennis Rainey

Posted by on January 26, 2009 at 12:07 pm

If marriages are to succeed, Christians must do more than continue living by the 50/50 Plan. I groaned, “Honey, why don’t you turn off the lights tonight?” Barbara replied, “I thought you would because my dad always turned off the lights.” Suddenly, I was wide awake. It dawned on me why I had been suffering […]

Inspirational Fatherhood

Posted by on January 23, 2009 at 10:49 am

I am heartened by the character of our new leader– both the attitude and the principles he espouses and acts upon– in his Letter to My Children, by Barak Obama I cannot but help feel that the leadership of America has been restored to integrity.. Carey Casey, in his Championship Fathering site, adds: Tell your […]

Do Something of Value Tonight (Part Two) by Dennis and Barbara Rainey

Posted by on January 8, 2009 at 9:45 am

More on the same theme— What have you done (today) to spend time with the people you love (and NOT the work-place)…. Ephesians 5:17 So then do not be foolish, but understand what the will of the Lord is. As the kids surrounded my car like a band of whooping Indians, screaming, “Daddy, Daddy, Daddy,” […]

Do Something of Value Tonight (Part One) by Dennis and Barbara Rainey

Posted by on January 7, 2009 at 9:31 am

Wow! This is a very valid point— no matter how much you give of yourself at your ‘job’, make sure to leave plenty extra for your home and family life too!!! Ephesians 5:15,16 Therefore be careful how you walk, not as unwise men, but as wise, making the most of your time. Driving home one […]