Post Category: Marriage and Family

Subscribe to the RSS Feed
  • Featured Posts
  • All Posts

Parenting 101 | Discipling Your Children is More Than Family Devotions

It was about two years ago when I was in the kitchen preparing lunch and caught a familiar tune wafting from the living room. My son was singing "Hark the Herald Angels Sing" along with an interactive Christmas book. Particularly delightful was his substituting "morning" for "glory" and mumbling incoherently the "peace on earth" section. He didn't have any trouble with the...

Keep Reading

Depending on God: A Story of Grace in the Lives of Kevin, Lusi, and Carissa Chien

I would have despaired unless I had believed that I would see the goodness of the LORD in the land of the living. Wait for the LORD; be strong and let your heart take courage; Yes, wait for the LORD."- Psalm 27:13-14 For GBF members Kevin and Lusi Chien, the year of 2015 was one marked by uncertainty, heartache, and intense spiritual testing. It was also a year in which...

Keep Reading

Joy at Home | Traditions in the Christian Home

As a wife and mother, I find joy at home in creating, planning, and anticipating our family traditions. In a Brown family favorite, the lead character Tevye explains how people in his village keep their balance: "with one word...TRADITION." He then concludes: "without traditions our lives would be as shaky as a Fiddler on the Roof." In this musical the people of Anatevka r...

Keep Reading

Joy at Home | Building Family Unity Through Travel

As a young child and teen, I had the privilege to travel extensively with my family. My father's job was flourishing through the 80's and his company rewarded top agents with elaborate trips around the world. My parents would frequently take me out of school early or allow an absence here or there in order to take advantage of these opportunities. I cherish memories of tra...

Keep Reading