Category Archives: Relationships

Family Dinner’s

A Nurturing Tradition That Feeds the Soul Yet another research study indicating the benefits of family meal time for children and adolescents! If you aren’t already doing this, try it out for great emotional benefits for your children – the … Continue reading

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Therefore I Have Hope

Jonah is down and out.  Chapter two finds him at the bottom of the sea with seaweed wrapped around his head while in the belly of a great fish.  Circumstances do not get much more dire that that.  Yet Jonah … Continue reading

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Are You Running From God?

Jonah 1:3a, “But Jonah ran away from the Lord.”  Why?  I know he didn’t like his enemies in Ninevah and he had some reasonable hesitancy toward those who had attacked his homeland.  However, he wasn’t running away from the Assyrians … Continue reading

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HOW TO PROVOKE YOUR CHILD TO WRATH

Eph. 4:6 tells fathers not to provoke your children to wrath.  What does that mean exactly?  Dr. Wayne Mack has listed 34 descriptive statements identifying what we should avoid if we do not want to provoke our children.  Circle one … Continue reading

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Don’t Just Look for Peace, Look for Shalom

  View Video on Peace Created by Counselors Jim and Lynne: Peace One of the words we think of when we think of Christmas is peace.  Ironically in the hustle and bustle of Christmas peace is often lacking.  Let’s look … Continue reading

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Set Your Boundaries During this Christmas Season

Sign the Christmas Cards, bake the Christmas Cookies, attend your husband’s work Chrismas party, munch your way through your sister’s cookie exchange, clap through your children’s Christmas concerts, shop for the last minute unexpected overnight guest  who is coming for Christmas and the week after … Continue reading

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What Do You Do with Your Anger?

“Of the choices involving anger, the most difficult one is to let it go . . .Dropping your anger means you accept your inability to completely control circumstances and you recognize your personal limits.”  ~ The Anger Workbook “Anger is … Continue reading

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A New Addition to the Center of Hope Staff

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