Family

 

The Home Front in the Culture War

by Rachel Eras and Ryan Eras

May 24, 2019

Rachel Eras talks about the place of the home and the role of the homemaker in the broader cultural context, and explains how we've let worldly thinking creep into the way we view the home.

 

The Idolatry of the Family

by Michael Thiessen and Ryan Eras

February 15, 2019 | Mark 3:20-34

Michael Thiessen discusses the place and duty of the family in the broader mission of the church and the Kingdom of God.

Further Reading;
John Bunyan: Family Duty

Douglas Rosenau, A Celebration of Sex

Michael Thiessen: Pursuing a First Class Marriage

We get our great music courtesy of the great talent at Creative Ready.

 

Living the New Life at Home

by Russ Hiebert

November 4, 2018 | Colossians 3:18-21

Paul puts the spotlight on the homes and families of the Colossians

 

Living the New Life at Home

by Russ Hiebert

November 4, 2018 | Colossians 3:18-21

Paul puts the spotlight on the homes and families of the Colossians

 

The Spirit-Filled Family

by David Robinson

August 20, 2017 | Ephesians 6:1-4

In a Spirit-filled family, children obey their parents in the Lord and fathers do not provoke their children to anger but bring them up in the discipline and instruction of the Lord.

 

The Spirit-Filled Family

by David Robinson

August 20, 2017 | Ephesians 6:1-4

Spirit-filled people are thankful always and for everything. Such people submit to one another out of reverence for Christ.

 

The Gospel and the Family

by Joe Boot

July 7, 2017

The family is a covenant institution and relationship which requires faithfulness. If we are to have any impact on the world around us, the first thing that must be transformed in our hearts and lives is our immediate relationships with our family.

 

Keeping Faith and Remembering Christ

by Joe Boot

December 25, 2013

Joe Boot and Brian Lilley discuss the importance of spending time with family, enjoying the holidays, and remembering Christ.

 

If My People: Family Healing and Regeneration (Part 2)

by Jennifer Forbes

April 1, 2012 | Ezekiel 34:2-6; Malachi 3:6-8; 2 Chronicles 7:14

Essential to Christian charity is the tithe – God's chosen means for making provision for his people through his church. The church's faithful use of the tithe is the proper response to government charity and the welfare state.

 

If My People: Family Healing and Regeneration (Part 1)

by Jennifer Forbes

April 1, 2012 | John 10:11,14; Luke 4:18-19;2; Chronicles 7:14

Strong and faithful individuals build faithful families, churches and societies. Churches and families must reclaim responsibility for the care of others and the education of children if they are to play a relevant role in the world.

 

Battle for the Family

by Andrea Mrozek and Joanna Rivard and Joe Boot and John C. Lennox and William Gairdner

December 1, 2010

As the family is falling prey to attacks from all sides, Christians must consider what God's Word has to say about marriage, fatherhood, and education, and examine the effects of abortion and the sexual revolution on society.

 

The Battle for the Family

by Joe Boot

December 1, 2010

The story of the Empress Theodora illustrates the goodness and provenance of family law, as well as the inherent stability that the traditional family structure provides for both individuals and society.