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Posts Tagged: Elijah

What Does Obedience Look Like?

Watching kids and parents interact provides a fascinating study in human nature. For instance, how many times must a mom or dad tell a child to do something—pick up their toys, get dressed, or sit at the table for dinner, for instance?   In most cases, kids don’t obey the first command issued. They dawdle… [ read more ]

How Can We Deal With Discouragement?

What do you do when you feel discouraged? (a)   Devour a bowlful (nay, a gallon) of your favorite ice cream (b)  Take a long walk (c)   Unload on a friend (d)  Crank up your favorite praise and worship music (e)   Take a nap (f)   All of the above (g)   None of the above   We’re… [ read more ]