Family life

Faith is discovered, modelled and learned our ordinary everydays. In this topic you’ll find stories of how different families parent for faith in their normal family life, as well as ideas for helping your kids see and know God as they go about their day.

Arguing well with our children

20 Mar 2024
That we will, at some point, disagree with our children is news to no-one. But how can we argue WELL with them, in a way that deepens our relationship and points them to Jesus?

Adding a new child to the family

21 Nov 2023
Preparing for a new child to arrive, whether by birth or adoption, is an exciting time. But if you already have a child or children, there can be tensions when that dynamic is about to change.

Supporting each other as parents

08 Aug 2023
They say it takes a village to raise a child - but what is the significance of having a Christian ‘village’ around you as you bring up your children? How can we support each other well, and what difference does it make?

Using the family name

02 Aug 2023
There is ultimate power and authority in the name of Jesus. What a privilege, then, that as Christians, we have the privilege of using Jesus' name to seek God's kingdom - whether that's praying for healing, deliverance, or for situations to change.

Joining in with what God is doing

02 Aug 2023
Children love to join in with what their parent is doing (even when that's not always very helpful!). We can learn from them in our relationship with God. He is at work in the world doing amazing things - and invites us to join in!