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Transforming Gratitude in Relationships

Gratitude is vital to living a happy and fulfilled life. Over the course of nine years, three different studies examined the impact gratitude had on relationships, specifically romantic relationships. A 2019 study from Germany looked at whether...

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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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Celebrating Easter

Holy Week is a time set aside to celebrate the immense sacrifice our Savior made through His death, burial and resurrection. For many, this week will consist of putting on your Sunday best, celebrating with the church body and preparing for a feast...

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Fathers Religiosity Impacts Adolescent Behavior

A 2020 World Health Organization study examined the relationship between adolescents’ religious faith and worship and health-risk behavior. Researchers studied a sample of 13,377 Czech pre-teens and teenagers ages 11-15. The...

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Protecting Your Teen from Online Predators

Gen Z spends more time online than any other generation. With that comes increased dangers from online predators. While you may have had conversations with your teen about online dangers, it is important to revisit the topic and check-in with teens...

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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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Age-Appropriate Christmas Activities

Direct your family back to the true meaning of the Christmas season with these fun, age-appropriate activities to focus on and celebrate Jesus - Emmanuel, God who is with us. Ages 0-3 Avoid making Christmas a...

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Lust is Boring

Jason Evert is the bestselling author of more than fifteen books, including The Dating Blueprint and How to Find Your Soulmate Without Losing Your Soul. Jason and his wife, Crystalina, began the Chastity Project to...

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Music for Everyone

Finding music that the whole family can enjoy is a struggle for many parents, especially when many popular artists create music that does not promote virtue. In fact, a lot of popular music directly promotes immorality rather than reflecting what is...

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The Art of Waiting Well

Everyone is waiting for something. Whether you are waiting to hear back on a new job opportunity, an injury to heal or a baby to be born, there are things every day that we have to wait for. At Abstinence Clearinghouse, we talk a lot about waiting to...

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