This week, we begin a series on Building a Strong Family. It's been said that a family is a perpetual relay of truth.. a place where principles are hammered and honed on the anvil of everyday living, where character traits are sculptured under the watchful eyes of mums and dads and where steel-strong fibres are woven into the fabric of inner morality. A relay race.. not a sprint; it's a marathon. There are no 100-metre dashes on character building. Relay the truth- diligently, consistently. Author Jim Burns lists some important building blocks for building a healthy family.....
Since every family and each person in it is unique, there's no magic, one-size-fits-all parenting plan that's guaranteed to give you a healthy and happy family. And since nobody is perfect in this fallen world, there's no such thing as a perfect family. But there are some basic principles that will help you create a family which each member can grow spiritually, emotionally, and relationally - which will help you build the healthy, happy family God wants you to enjoy. Read more..
Church planting and growth has been a focus for most of my ministry. I frequently lecture and speak on church planting and have been actively involved in many church plants. Under God's hand and direction, my wife, Kaye, and I planted the