May 22, 2009

2009 Mother Daughter Tea Fast Approaching!

REGISTRATION MUST BE RECEIVED BY JULY 3!

Hi Ladies,

I wanted to remind everyone our 2009 Mother Daughter Tea is fast approaching and scheduled for Saturday, July 11, 2009. (10:30 am – 4:30 pm) at Providence Church in Morton, Illinois. But please plan to join us whether or not you have daughters! There will be plenty of teaching and fellowship for everyone!

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Saturday, July 11, 200910:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Providence Church
401 S. Carol …

May 12, 2009

A Sweet Smelling Aroma

“This is the great and first commandment. And a second is like it: You shall love your neighbor as yourself.” (Matthew 22:38-39, ESV)
What does it mean to love your neighbor as yourself? I have heard some argue that we have a generation of people who don’t know how to love themselves – thus …

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May 10, 2009

Happy Mother’s Day

To Mother

You painted no Madonnas,
On chapel walls in Rome,
But with a touch diviner,
You lived one in your home,

You wrote no lofty poems,
That critics counted art,
But with a nobler vision,
You lived them in your heart.

You carved no shapeless marble
To some high soul design,
But with a finer sculpture,
You shaped this soul of mine. …

May 8, 2009

John MacArthur’s New Book: The Divorce Dilemma


The Divorce Dilemma: God’s Last Word on Lasting Commitment

A new book by John MacArthur

Ever since publishing our family’s testimony, Beauty for Ashes, I have received numerous emails from women who are relieved to know there is hope for them (Jeremiah 29:11) – that although they may have been forsaken by the husband of their youth, God will never …

May 7, 2009

Introduction to Reformed Christianity

Truly, the way we view God affects how we view every area of our lives, and how we respond to the world around us. It also influences the way we view ourselves, as well as the way we relate to others. And without Jesus at the center of our theology, all we have is a carnal religion focused on man – focused on self – where we don’t see anything clearly.

Start with a clear acknowledgement that the Reformed Faith is …

May 5, 2009

Is it Lawful for a Christian to Sue a Christian?

My husband wrote a must-read article extremely relevent for the church today. Click HERE to read the whole thing on his blog.

“Whether or not a Christian should ever sue another Christian can be a subject of passionate debate. The root cause of the dilemma is scandalous. The Church of God is called upon to judge matters between Christians …

May 4, 2009

Serving God in the Mundane

As wives and mothers, we must learn to view serving our families as acts of service to God, rather than as acts that “get in the way” of serving Him. It’s so easy to get bogged down with all the mundane chores of everyday life. Changing diapers, scrubbing floors, repeatedly correcting children, teaching phonics, cleaning the rock collection out of …