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U.S. Supreme Court Marriage Decision

U.S. Supreme Court

BREAKING NEWS: Historic Marriage Decision! How It Will Impact You - And What You Can Do About It

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Loving Your Prodigal

Jeanette Gardner Littleton

Teen girl staring moodily into space with her back against a brick wall

Parents of prodigals often feel helpless and tend to think it's because they did something wrong. But sometimes teens just rebel against anyone who gets in their way. Here's what you can do when a child goes astray.

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Michael W. Smith: Grammy Winner and Grandfather

Jeremy V. Jones

Michael W. Smith looking to his right

Michael W. Smith has been called a Grammy winner, American Music Award winner, Dove Award winner, artist of the year, songwriter of the year, producer of the year and Smitty. But his favorite title just might be G-Daddy. That's what Michael's 11 grandchildren call him.

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Summer-rific Faith Adventures

Thriving Family

Boy and dog in red wagon submarine going on an adventure with dad, who is in scuba gear

Get 32 free activity cards! Use them to explore God's Word as a family. On the back of every card is a picture. Once your family completes the activity on a card, place the card in the appropriate puzzle position. By the end of the summer, your family will have completed this adventure-themed puzzle and can search for 45 hidden objects in it!

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Time With Dad

Tim Parsons

Daughter and Dad looking at each other, smiling

Spending one-on-one time with kids allows for a deeper connection between Dads and children, especially when you help them look forward to the time, enjoy an activity with them and then reflect on what you did.

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A Faith That Sticks

Kara Powell

Child with sticky notes all over him

Most Christian parents desire a vibrant faith for their kids. What can parents do to help children make faith their own? 

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When They Wake Up Wet

Shannon Medisky

Boy sound asleep

Does your child still wet the bed? Here are some tips for helping you and your kid get through these nightly inconveniences.

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When Your Toddler Misbehaves

Shannon Medisky

Pouting toddler with runny nose

What do you do when your toddler acts out? Try these four successful ways to get through these trying times and perhaps avoid a meltdown—both yours and your toddler's.

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