Once the foundation of the marriage is firmly laid, six pillars should be built, which will give any family resilience to withstand the erosion caused by the influence of culture.
Family Matters: Investing in the Things That Last
Family—the source of our highest joys and our deepest disappointments. From getting along with parents to raising children, family causes some of the greatest frustrations and irritations…and warmest moments of happiness and love.
What are you to do with an institution that brings such sorrow and joy? You invest in it. In this unique series, Family Matters: Investing in the Things That Last, Chuck Swindoll delivers five powerful messages that will challenge you to invest heavily in your family’s stock. If you do, the dividends will last a lifetime and just might be eternal.
One reason God placed us within families is to prepare us for the world, even if takes hearing the truth “a thousand times.”
When the rights of teens clash with the rights of parents, the nest invariably becomes messy. So how do parents maintain a relatively peaceful home when everyone is claiming their rights?
Strained family relationships can lead to feelings of failure and guilt, but there is a way to repair and rebuild damaged relationships.
Think hard about this question for just a moment: what in your life will endure the test of time; what will withstand the ups and downs of the future?