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When Life is Too Heavy: Corrie Ten Boom

The following is an excerpt from The Hiding Place, an autobiography by Corrie Ten Boom. In this chapter of the book, she recounts a conversation with her father that has very real applications today. "So the line had stuck in my head....

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Talking to Students About Violence

Hundreds gathered on Tuesday to commemorate the lives of the 19 children and two teachers killed after a gunman opened fire at Robb Elementary School in Uvalde, Texas. In the aftermath of the tragic event, many are left to reconcile their grief and...

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Regulating Children's Emotions

Recent synthesized studies show that parents play a major role in their children's abilities to regulate their emotions. One 2021 study examined the attachment styles of 3 year olds with their parents, and then their ability to regulate...

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Cyberbullying and Your Child

While cyberbullying isn't talked about as much as it used to be, it is still an incredibly prominent issue for young people today. According to a 2018 Pew Research study, 59% of American teens have been bullied or harassed online, and more...

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Chromebook Removed from Dirty Dozen List

This past Summer, Google Chromebook worked hard to clean up their standard safety settings. Due to changes that went into effect on September 1, the National Center on Sexual Exploitation officially removed Google Chromebook from their 2021...

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Summer Bucket List

Now that Independence Day is behind us, only half the summer season remains! Planning for an intentional end of summer is a great investment for your family. Download a free, printable Summer Family Bucket List template and start...

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Porn-Proof Your Family

Pornography is the most dangerous, addictive and destructive content that is widely available in almost every home in the US, accessible through computers, smartphones and televisions. Not only is it addicting and destructive to brain chemistry, it...

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Keeping Your Kids & Babysitters Safe Online

Many families rely on babysitters more during the busy summer months. As babysitters are coming into your home, it is important to take a few steps to best protect against dangerous technology entering into your home.   Make a Tech Plan for...

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Money and Family Values

Scripture is filled with examples of riches being detrimental to a relationship with Christ. 1 Timothy 6:10 says, "The love of money is a root of all kinds of evil." Materialism and instant gratification are so prevalent in our society. It...

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The Tech-Wise Family

Making conscientious choices about technology in our families is more than just using internet filters and determining screen time limits for our children. It's about developing wisdom, character and courage in the way we use digital media rather...

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