Category Archives: Family

Positive Responses to the Holy Spirit-Hear Him!

Revelation 2:1-7, Unto the angel of the church of Ephesus write; These things saith he that holdeth the seven stars in his right hand, who walketh in the midst of the seven golden candlesticks; (2) I know thy works, and

Growing Old Together

Did you read that title?! Yes, Growing Old Together! Over the past few weeks I have been sick. Had pneumonia, asthmatic bronchitis, and a serious sinus infection that just would not quit! On top of that I am a diabetic,

How To Support Your Local Church

1 Peter 5:1-10, The elders which are among you I exhort, who am also an elder, and a witness of the sufferings of Christ, and also a partaker of the glory that shall be revealed: (2) Feed the flock of

Pastor Please Help Me-The Work Of The Holy Spirit in a Person’s Life

How many times have I heard the statement, “Pastor please help me” and then hear the details of on-going destruction in a person’s life. Proverbs 13:13, Whoso despiseth the word (does not give proper attention to) shall be destroyed: but

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

Nineteen Helpful Thoughts On Rearing Children For God (Spanish)

DIECINUEVE PENSAMIENTOS ÚTILES PARA EDUCAR A LOS NIÑOS PARA DIOS Por el pastor Terry Coomer, Director de los Ministerios de El Amor de la Familia ( El objetivo de cada padre Cristiano en la vida debería ser no educar o criar a

Why Are We Losing Our Children?

This article was originally published November 11, 2009 revised and updated October, 2010.  Several years ago we started For The Love Of The Family Ministries because we were greatly burdened about the number of Christian homes that were blowing apart,

When Is It Right To Leave A Church?

Let me say at the start of this article I recognize this is a sensitive subject.  However, I want to address the issue because we receive contact from many people who are struggling with issues in their local church.  In

What To Do Now That I Have Failed?

The goal of every Christian parent in life should not to be to rear a “good kid” or have students who are excelling academically, are great athletes, and so forth. The goal is to equip our children, these young saints

What Should We Teach Our Children About Sports?

One of the questions that comes up all the time here at For The Love Of The Family is, “What about sports for my children?” I do feel some creditability in talking about this subject.  In 1973, I was drafted