Family Resources

“Do Not Attempt This at Home” This is a disclosure we often see on TV or newspaper ads when someone is offering medical help or advice on how to solve a problem or repair something.  It’s also good advice if we have a family member going...

How to Renew Your Hope After Losing It: Part Two 3 Practical Applications Hope is so important to human life. Along with faith and love, it is the oxygen of the human soul. With it, we can overcome any obstacle. Without it, even simple tasks in life...

How to Renew Your Hope After Losing It: Part One 3 General Principals Hope is one of three things that lasts forever (1 Corinthians 13:13). But that doesn’t mean our hopes are always fulfilled. In fact, they can often be let down. And when that happens, we can be...

Loving an addict is tough. Not only does the person go through ups and downs, but we go through them with the person as well. In most cases, if the situation gets too bad, we can leave. This isn’t always easy. But it is always an option. Abused spouses...

Have you ever experienced the frustration of trying to help someone who refuses to themselves? How many times have you been burned trying to love someone who is selfish? The reality is that this is a real problem. And it hurts. This person could be a friend. It...

How to Deal with an Addict Who Always Lies to You Has the person you’ve been trying to help on the road to recovery been lying to you? Do you feel that the declarations of sobriety aren’t necessarily true? Sometimes addicts try to hide their situation, especially from...

Proverbs 13:12 - Hope deferred makes the heart sick, but when the desire comes, it is a tree of life. This verse is a picture of what most family members feel when it comes to their loved ones. It’s interesting how in the following verses there is...

People hurting us is a part of life. The question is how are we going to respond. When it comes to offense, we can begin to deal with it by asking ourselves an important question. When are we most like Christ? Is it when we read our...

It’s that exciting time of year when you’re ready to enjoy the vacation you’ve been planning for months. The bags are packed, the car is gassed up, and you are ready to hit the road. Finally, you are relaxed. The wind is blowing as you roll down...