Mar
04

Heartfelt Discipline Is in the Store!

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You can order Heartfelt Discipline now from the Whole Heart Store (last tab). Or just click here and go right to the order page (link is active on the full post page). There will be an official book release online later this month, but it’s available and in stock now so you don’t have to wait. We…
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Dec
14

December Update #3: Soon…Heartfelt Discipline

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So many of you have been asking about Heartfelt Discipline. I have good and good-ish news. Good News…It is done and is at the printers. Phew! Good-ish News…It won’t be available until later in January. Awww! But, hey, the good news is that it is on its way to becoming a real book again. The…
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Jan
26

A Life-Giving Mother Moment

by Sally Clarkson One of the highlights of my year was seeing Sarah, my first child, graduate this past spring. With close friends and family gathered in our living room to celebrate and share in the occasion, Sarah displayed some of the unique qualities and skills God has graciously built into her life. She played…
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Jan
26

Loosening Up Tied Ends

by Clay Clarkson Let’s talk personalities for a minute. You’ve probably noticed each of your children has one. And if your family is anything like ours, you’ve probably noticed there is a wide variety of personality in your children. One boy is building forts on the hill, one is building websites in the den, and…
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Jan
26

Putting The Brakes On An Accelerating Life

by Clay Clarkson Were it in my power to name this generation, I would lean toward something like “The Age of Acceleration.” Compare any area of life now to what life was like 40 years ago. It is hard to find deceleration anywhere. Media, sports, churches, movies, shops, restaurants, books, cars, you name it every…
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Jan
26

Home Discipleship: Living for God

by Clay Clarkson “These words, which I am commanding you today, shall be on your heart. You shall teach them diligently to your sons 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 up.” Deuteronomy 6:6-7 Discipleship…
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Jan
26

Home Education: Learning for God

by Clay Clarkson “The fear of the Lord is the beginning of knowledge; fools despise wisdom and instruction.” Proverbs 1:7 If you understand the biblical need to nurture and disciple your children at home “to help them long for God and live for Him” then it is a very short step to educating them at…
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Jan
26

Home Nurture: Longing for God

by Clay Clarkson “But we proved to be gentle among you, as a nursing mother tenderly cares for her own children…just as you know how we were exhorting and encouraging and imploring each one of you as a father would his own children, so that you would walk in a manner worthy of the God…
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Jan
26

Home for Good, Home for God

by Clay Clarkson Every Christian parent will readily affirm that their children are being raised in a “Christian home.”  Probe a little deeper, though, and you’ll find that what they really mean is that their children are being raised in a “Christian culture.” Let me state what should be obvious, but isn’t; Christian activities and interests…
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