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Always Make Room in Your Home for Jesus

Always Make Room in Your Home for Jesus

Always make room in your home for Jesus. If you love Jesus, let your children and grandchildren know. Tell them all about the ways the Lord has provided for you in life.  Talk about the trials he led you through and the blessings he poured out to help you make it through those trials. 

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by Nov 29, 2021 No Comments
Thanksgiving Ideas to Disciple Grandchildren

Thanksgiving Ideas to Disciple Grandchildren

The celebration of Thanksgiving is an excellent time to pour into your grandchildren. Evaluate your current Thanksgiving traditions and determine how you can utilize Thanksgiving to make lasting memories and build the faith of your family. Here are some useful ideas.

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by Nov 22, 2021 No Comments
What Are Your True Colors?

What Are Your True Colors?

“Why do leaves change color in the fall?” A simple question from a grandchild motivated this grandmother to explore the science behind fall colors and discover ways this beautiful season reflects our relationship with God.

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by Nov 15, 2021 No Comments
Tips for Dealing With Messy Family Holidays

Tips for Dealing With Messy Family Holidays

For grandparents whose families are affected by divorce, addiction, special needs, or dysfunctionality of any kind, holiday gatherings may look less like the Brady Bunch and more like the Adams Family. Here are tips to help make family gatherings more fun for everyone, whether you are the host or a guest.

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by Nov 8, 2021 2 Comments
Celebrating Advent

Celebrating Advent

The Celebrating Advent booklet is a resource for observing the season of Advent whether you are celebrating it for the first time or the fiftieth. The ideas contained within are plentiful and varied to help meet the constraints of life seasons and to provide “freshness.” As the season approaches, take some time and contemplate how you and your family might make this a meaningful Advent by selecting options that speak to your soul. 

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by Nov 1, 2021 No Comments
Ways to Cultivate a Spirit of Thankfulness

Ways to Cultivate a Spirit of Thankfulness

As October draws to a close and we turn our attention toward Thanksgiving, we are faced with myriad questions. The questions seem endless. Sadly, we often overlook the most important question of all.  How do we cultivate a spirit of thankfulness in our families? We start by looking at ways to reclaim Thanksgiving as a time for giving thanks.

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by Oct 25, 2021 2 Comments
Are you Sowing Seeds of Prayer?

Are you Sowing Seeds of Prayer?

One tiny seed has many potentials. Under the right conditions, a single seed can grow into a plant that will yield a great harvest. Spiritual multiplication is the same. The seed (prayers) that we sow in our grandchildren’s lives will produce a harvest of blessing in the future, even into future generations.

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by Oct 18, 2021 6 Comments
Grandfathers-Spiritual Warriors

Grandfathers-Spiritual Warriors

A grandfather understands the nature of warfare and that our grandchildren are prime targets for the enemy who is seeking to devour them (and us). Develop a strategy for fighting in the power of God on the battlefield for life.

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by Oct 4, 2021 No Comments
On Fire or Burning Out?

On Fire or Burning Out?

Investing in our grandchildren and children is a special assignment and privilege from the Lord that we take very seriously. But, burnout can slowly suck out our enthusiasm and joy. Find the true definition of a successful Christian grandparent.

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by Sep 27, 2021 No Comments