FamilyLife
03/25/2017 at 20:44. Facebook
" ... for in due season we will reap, if we do not give up." Galatians 6:9 #faith
FamilyLife
03/25/2017 at 01:50. Facebook
"In fact, that’s a good inventory for any man—especially men in their 30s, 40s, and 50s, as they get older—to ask about themselves and take that inventory to know where their messages are. It’s not just a pastor who has life messages / it’s not just authors of books who have life messages—everybody has got a story." - Dennis Rainey

So what's your life message?
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FamilyLife
03/24/2017 at 19:40. Facebook
You need mentors as an individual, but have you ever thought that your marriage could also use some?
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Mentoring is Not a Luxury, But a Necessity

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FamilyLife
03/24/2017 at 13:50. Facebook
Who are the first three people that come to mind when you need to get some wisdom, good advice, and help to get you pointed in the right direction? - [ Bit.ly Link ]

Learning Through a Mentor

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FamilyLife
03/24/2017 at 01:50. Facebook
"'What do you want to be when you grow up?' is really, probably, the wrong question. The question is, 'Who do you want to be when you grow up?'" - Kent Evans
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FamilyLife
03/23/2017 at 19:40. Facebook
Who is someone you could find to share what God has taught you through your life, your abilities, and your experiences?
FamilyLife
03/23/2017 at 17:40. Facebook
Do you want to help your teen son embrace faith as his own? Here are ten ideas to help you do just that:

5. Get him around quality men

9. Teach him how to serve others.

What other ideas would you add?

10 Ideas to Challenge Your Teenage Son to Make His Faith His Own

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FamilyLife
03/23/2017 at 17:40. Facebook
How do you most impact the next generation? It starts by spending time with them. - [ Bit.ly Link ]

8 Creative Ways for Dads to Spend Time With Their Toddlers

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FamilyLife
03/23/2017 at 13:50. Facebook
It’s tough to go on a journey without a GPS or a map. That’s true in life as well.

Who shaped and formed your GPS for life? - [ Bit.ly Link ]

Where Have All the Mentors Gone?

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FamilyLife
03/23/2017 at 01:50. Facebook
"Loving your spouse is important, cherishing them will inspire the next generation." - Gary Thomas
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"Running your marriage on an empty 'love tank' may cost you even more than trying to drive your car without oil." Gary Chapman - [ Bit.ly Link ]

Keeping the Love Tank Full

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Are you happy and you know it? Tell your heart to tell your face. :)
How well you protect your spouse in your marriage is an indicator of how valuable they are to you. - [ Bit.ly Link ]

Cherish as Protection

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What qualities of your spouse still cause you to look at them like they're the only person in the room? - [ Bit.ly Link ]
"Embracing the man God made your husband to be is not a matter of just tolerating his behavior, but truly valuing the makeup of his personality and the traits he has to offer." -[ Bit.ly Link ]

How to Cherish Your Husband

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"Some really don’t see the mess—they think the kitchen is clean. The key to cherish your spouse is to realize every good presence comes with a problem and to appreciate the presence and not focus on the problem." -Gary Thomas
"I’m to be my wife’s chief encourager. If she has to get that from her best friend, something’s wrong. If she has to get that from her kids, something is wrong. God created me, as her husband, to be the chief encourager—the one to lift her up / to appreciate her. I want husbands to do it for wives, and I want wives to do it for husbands." - Gary Thomas // [ Bit.ly Link ]

To Love and to Cherish

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How can we do a better job at cherishing one another, even if we’ve been married a long time? We’ll talk more about that today: [ Bit.ly Link ]
"Cherishing our spouses isn't served by resenting our spouses but by showcasing them, which requires a certain self-forgetfulness and a corresponding determination to focus on our spouses." -[ Bit.ly Link ]

A Backdoor to Happiness in Marriage

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