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A Family Game Changer

Modern families have more distractions than ever these days that are keeping them from family time. Games are a valuable tool in the “parenting tool box” to teach lessons, bring people together, and just add some fun into your...

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The Road Less Traveled

“Enter by the narrow gate; for the gate is wide and the way is easy, that leads to destruction, and those who enter by it are many. For the gate is narrow and the way is hard, that leads...

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Before Watching 13 Reasons Why …

You may have heard of 13 Reasons Why, a new hit Netflix original series, based on the novel of the same name. It has virally captivated audiences, with many young people in particular, and invokes serious, strong emotional investments...

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Prom Perfect

I’ll never forget my junior prom. It was one of the most magical nights of my life. I was wearing a beautiful gown, my make-up, hair, and nails were all professionally done. I went with my steady boyfriend and...

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Bagels and Pierogies: Lenten Family Traditions

Bagels on Ash Wednesday and pierogies on Good Friday bookend our families’ Lenten traditions. I know that Lent is a season of fasting – but our family also loves to use food to weave people together as church and...

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A Year of No Spending

The calling started somewhere between wanting to keep Christmas sacred and desiring to grow our family in an ever shrinking house. We wanted to move and improve, but everything centered around the title youth minister can make that hard...

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