Category Archives: Family

Positive Responses to the Holy Spirit-Be Filled With the Spirit

Ephesians 5:18-21, And be not drunk with wine, wherein is excess; but be filled with the Spirit; (19) Speaking to yourselves in psalms and hymns and spiritual songs, singing and making melody in your heart to the Lord; (20) Giving

Living a Transparent Life

Ephesians 5:8-17, For ye were sometimes darkness, but now are ye light in the Lord: walk as children of light: (9) For the fruit of the Spirit is in all goodness and righteousness and truth  (10) Proving what is acceptable

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