- Welcome! The purpose of this blog is to provide helpful resources and support to the families of Taft Avenue Community Church. Our ultimate goal is to help parents raise the next generation of Christ-followers to be fully convinced of the truth and power of the gospel and ready to go into the world and make disciples as God clearly calls us to do!
Foundational Scripture"You shall love the LORD your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your might. And these words that I command you today shall be on your heart. You shall teach them diligently to your children, and shall talk of them when you sit in your house, and when you walk by the way, and when you lie down, and when you rise."
- Deuteronomy 6:5-7 ESV
Monthly Archives: September 2011
Click for full article: Families urged to eat dinner together. According to this article: “Compared to teens who have frequent family dinners, those who have infrequent family dinners are almost four times more likely to use tobacco, more than twice as … Continue reading
An article from ThrivingFamily.com about the importance of men being mentored by other Christian men. Ken Bevel, one of the lead performers in the movie “Courageous” believes a man without a mentor is an accident waiting to happen. “Ken says his … Continue reading
A Christian mom talks about her own struggles with prayer and how to pass on that sacred practice to her own children. Includes Bible verses on the importance of prayer. Read the article here. Related articles The Power of Prayer … Continue reading
The internet is an incredible tool but it can and has done incredible damage. One of the most dangerous and most helpful characteristics of parents is they always believe the best in their kids. It’s dangerous because we overlook obvious … Continue reading
“Discipline your son, and he will give you rest; he will give delight to your heart.” Proverbs 29:17 ESV
A wonderful personal testimony to the value of sharing God’s Word along with your meals. “Words are always dessert. I was sixteen when I first I ate dinner at his house. And when the plates were cleaned, forks laid down, … Continue reading
“This God—his way is perfect; the word of the LORD proves true; he is a shield for all those who take refuge in him.” Psalm 18:30, ESV This month’s D6 Family Memory Verse – Did you hide it in your … Continue reading