Stopping the Family Crazy Cycle
We have all seen the movie thrillers where the time bomb is ticking away and the hero has a few seconds to cut the right wire. Just before the final second passes, he defuses the bomb and shuts down the detonating device. Whew! Catastrophe averted! In a real sense parents face defusing situations many times […]
Honor Your Father with a Scrapbook
We often hear people say “Honor Your Father and Mother”, but what does that truly look like lived out on a daily basis? It’s important that our children’s father feel honored, loved and respected each day of the year. We naturally, however, think of doing something extra special for fathers in June. A precious gift […]
The Strongest Men In the World - #6671
Listen to your mother, listen to your sister, listen to your wife...the women in your life. One measure of the strength of a man is his openness to the strength of a woman. The men who listen to and respect the women in their life? They're the strongest men in the world.
True Woman Blog: Father’s Day Ideas (Yes, I’m cheating)
I think all birthdays and holidays should be spent together. To me, no present is complete without a mushy card. But Dad’s different. I’m still learning how to communicate love and respect for him in a way that he understands and desires.
The Men Speak Out
Men respond to the question: How can women affirm and encourage them to express godly masculinity in the home and church?
Revive Our Hearts: Love and Respect: An Interview with Dr. Emerson Eggerichs
What would you do if you had the power to change your marriage in ways beyond your imagination? Nancy welcomes pastor and author Emerson Eggerich to discuss the secret to cracking the communication code between husbands and wives. Learn how to give your husband the respect he longs for, and to reap the benefits of marriage as God intended.
Missing the Votes that Really Count - #6011
If you want to see what a person is really like, see what their family thinks of them. They know you without the image, without the mask, without the nice speeches. There is no greater honor than to have your family consider you a hero.
Respect in the Bible: James 2:1-9
In this passage, James expressly forbids Christians to show favoritism to the wealthy, or to treat anyone differently than anyone else. The command to "love your neighbor" doesn't distinguish between different "types" of neighbor--which means that Christians are called to treat everyone with equal respect and love.
The King Thing - #5843
God has given us teachers to teach His truth to us, but that doesn't mean we just put away our Bible and stop thinking for ourselves. That's how cults and theological detours get started. See, your primary source of truth must always be the Word of God, which you personally, one-on-one with God, examine every day to see what is true; trusting His Holy Spirit to lead you into truth.
"Respect" in the Bible: Acts 10:33-35
True respect is a willful act. It requires one to turn off the emotions that drive you to judge, demean or disregard others. Peter, in these verses, says that he now knows that "God does not show favoritism" and is accepting of everyone.