Important Spiritual Lessons for Children

If you are a parent, and you want to make sure that you bring your children up in as rounded a way as possible, then you need to think about the spiritual side of things as much as anything else. If you are not focused on this as well as other issues, you might not find that your children are going to be as well-rounded and ready for many aspects of life, so it is clearly an important thing to … [Read more...]

Friends & When Seasons Change

“A friend loves at all times, and a brother is born for a time of adversity” – Proverbs 17:17 (NIV). Children's Church at Reid Chapel. This is the verse that describes my state of mind this week. This is the week I dread all year. It’s the anniversary of my marriage and the anniversary of my husband’s death. I do a lot of self-reflection around this time – about life, God, relationships and … [Read more...]

4 Tips for Keeping Your Spirits up While Recovering

Image via Pixabay In life, there are all sorts of things that can happen to us, that knock us down and that make it difficult for us to get back up our feet. Whenever we encounter these sorts of events, it's essential that we take whatever steps we can to rectify the problems we are facing, and to get on the road to recovery. Recovery will mean different things, in different contexts. If … [Read more...]