Roots and wings. It’s what we planned for, but I didn’t realize it would hurt so much. Empathy and encouragement for parents of college students and empty nest mothers. Paradoxes from Scripture, biblical wisdom, and inspirational quotes.

Empty Nest Hope for Parents of College Students

As parents, we’ve been teaching them how to walk away from us since we taught them to take their first steps. It’s what we planned for. I just didn’t realize it would hurt so much.

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3 things to do when you don't know what else to do. Christians will be encouraged by this Scripture-based lesson. Taken from a powerful story in the Bible with inspirational quotes and wisdom from God's Word. Bible study for anyone battling discouragement.

When the Odds are NOT in your favor

Have you ever felt outnumbered, powerless, and small? There’s a story in the Bible just for you! Here are 3 things to do when you don’t know what else to do.

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In a style that reflects the Screwtape Letters, explore how the enemy of Christians might use American politics to distract and neutralize believers. Stay with it to the end and be encouraged at the power all believers hold. Sometimes fiction can open our eyes to see reality more clearly.

If demons held a national convention

In a style that reflects the Screwtape Letters, explore how the enemy of Christians might use American politics to distract and neutralize believers. Sometimes fiction can open our eyes to see reality more clearly.

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Our world is overflowing with violence, evil, and darkness. It's the perfect time for Christians to shine their light. The stage has been set for Christ’s followers to step up and show we choose LOVE and LIGHT and LIFE, against the backdrop of despair and darkness and death. Find hope, encouragement, and inspiration to keep shining from Scripture and biblical wisdom.

Your light was MADE for this darkness, Christian

The stage has been set for Christ’s followers to step up and show we choose LOVE and LIGHT and LIFE, against the backdrop of despair and darkness and death.

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When all is said and done, people remember how we made them feel long after they’ve forgotten our words and deeds. Try this simple phrase and see how your friend responds. Encouragement quotes and for friendship inspiration.

4 powerful words your friend needs to hear

Sometimes the best gift you can give a loved one or a friend is not a shot of “It will be ok” but instead a dose of these four words.

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Don't miss number 6! These lessons are applicable to ALL parents, but fathers especially need encouragement and role models in this parenting journey. Where fatherhood is honored, children thrive. Dads, take note and take heart: You MATTER to your kids and these tips can make a difference.

6 fatherhood lessons I wish all men could learn

Don’t miss number 6! It can be a game-changer in parenting young adults. In a culture that devalues fatherhood, we need role models, and this one tops my list.

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