What is an Intentional Dad?

What is an Intentional Dad?

What is an Intentional Dad? Fatherhood and Discipleship      “Dad, how do you know when you hear the voice of God?”  This was a question my son asked me while running errands one day. I don’t even remember what prompted him to ask that. It seemed so random. And I...
It’s Your Turn

It’s Your Turn

It’s Your Turn How support teams strengthen family Several months ago, a sibling group of three sisters went into care due to neglect and drugs in the home. There were no safe family members available to take them, so they were placed with a loving foster family....
Every Sunday is Orphan Sunday

Every Sunday is Orphan Sunday

Every Sunday is Orphan Sunday What you can do on any given Sunday “A father to the fatherless, a defender of widows, is God in his holy dwelling. [He] sets the lonely in families…” Psalm 68:5-6a God is not a god of isolation. In fact, this Scripture tells us the...
When a Church says “Yes”…

When a Church says “Yes”…

When a Church says “Yes”… One year ago, in the heat of a Missouri summer, Kas Long had a stirring in her heart for the hurting children and families in her community. As she dug deeper and discovered the needs in her own backyard, God absolutely broke her heart...
Every Story Needs a Hero

Every Story Needs a Hero

Every Story Needs a Hero All movies are the same. Okay, fine, they’re not exactly the same, but their common structures make them quite predictable. Yet, we watch them with great anticipation. We meet the characters, we root for the hero, we seethe at the sight of the...