Christmas dinner: can it restore regular and spiritually open meals together?

What eating together can do.

Craig and Wayne: Talk about a home mission

Talk about a home mission.  (forgive the bad recording)

Ernie and Gundy: A family dinner in an assisted living home

A family dinner in an assisted living home.

How Children Succeed

Freedom from stress at home and good teachers make the difference.

Hyphenated life: Mixed loyalties in family life and faith

“Hyphenated life: Mixed loyalties in family life and faith” by Joyce Shin in The Christian Century of 12/10/14. Living well when a couple mixes faith or culture or both. Biblical reference: “There is neither Jew nor Gentile, neither slave nor free, nor is there male and female, for you are all one in Christ Jesus” […]

Jane’s Son Leads Her Into Community, Work, and Home Missions

Bringing home to the prison inmates.

Jesus Doll And Spiritual And Physical Health, The

How the Jesus doll improved her week.

Marriage Supports Political Activism

A wife supports her husband’s work with the Federal Emergency Management Agency.

Mother helps her nine-year-old with friends, A

A mother helps her nine-year-old with friends.

Parents are top influence in teens remaining active in religion as young adults

“Parents are top influence in teens remaining active in religion as young adults”mm by David Briggs in The Christian Century of 11/5/14. Parents who practice what they preach and who preach what they practice are the biggest influence on adolescents keeping the faith in their twenties. A similar biblical theme: “Keep these words that I am […]