Are You Hurting Today?

A Lot Of Hurt! The following article is by Pastor Travis Burke and used with permission of Pastor Burke. We live in a world that lives for pleasure yet dwells in depression.  1 out of every 10 Americans are now on anti-depressants, yet we live in a nation with more ways to make one’s self

Why Have I Messed Up My Marriage? And How To Fix It!

In our Biblical Counseling Center at Hope Baptist Church, Sherwood, Arkansas and through For the Love of the Family Ministries we get to do a lot of marriage counseling. Almost always we find four things going on in a marriage that has created the marital issues.  1. The couple does not have a real intimate,

Dealing With Childish Behavior In Your Marriage

I often tell people that as a Pastoral Counselor, I am picking up where dad and mom left off. That is, the number one thing that I do as a Pastor, Biblical Counselor, and Marriage Speaker is move people out of a feelings dominated controlled life and into a  controlled by the Holy Spirit, Biblical

How To Have A Real Relationship With God

I want the following article to be an encouragement to all who read it. It might be one of the most important articles that have come out of our ministry here at For the Love of the Family. It will contain some life changing material, I hope it will change the lives of many who

The Designer Lust Church

One of the great enemies of the Christian family today is the “Designer Lust Church.” It is a by-product of this apostate hour in which we live. Have you ever wondered why that most children, who come from Christian homes, leave the home and do not serve the Savior? Over and over again,  the New

Religion Without Relationship, Confronting Our Self Deception

Dear friends of For the Love of the Family, Rarely do I send out articles by other authors on For The Love Of the Family. However, when I find one that is so helpful in this day of self-deception in fundamental Christianity, I want to send it along to our readers. I was educated at

What Is Wrong With The Christians Of America?

James 4:1-17 “From whence come wars and fightings among you?  Come they not hence, even of your lusts that war in your members?  Ye lust, and have not: ye kill, and desire to have, and cannot obtain: ye fight and war, yet ye have not, because ye ask not.  Ye ask, and receive not, because