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Top 5 Parenting Techniques that Fail (Part 1)

Top 5 Parenting Techniques that Fail (Part 1)

Parenting is a huge task, and is often overwhelming. To think that God routinely gives two inexperienced adults the responsibility to raise an infant into a productive member of society is kind of crazy. I can remember my dad telling me, “You just

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6 Training Scenarios for Children's Ministry Workers

6 Training Scenarios for Children's Ministry Workers

Scenario 1: A child of a first-time visitor starts to act out and give the teachers a very hard time. One of the teachers, Mr. Smith, is a kind, older gentleman. He removes the boy from the classroom, takes him into the hallway, briefly addresses

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5 Seductions of Leadership

5 Seductions of Leadership

Leaders, by virtue of their position, need to be on the lookout for five subtle but sinister seductions.Seduction 1: Entitlement A position of authority always brings with it the danger of entitlement. Entitlement says “I shouldn’t have to do X”

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3 Kinds of Spiritual Blindness

3 Kinds of Spiritual Blindness

Three Kinds of Spiritual BlindnessThe “here and now” hole in the middle of our lives produces three fundamental forms of spiritual blindness. The Blindness of IdentityMany Christians underestimate the presence and power of indwelling sin. They don

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