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gold leaf Of whom the whole family in heaven and earth is named, That he would grant you, according to the riches of his glory, to be strengthened with might by his Spirit in the inner man; That Christ may dwell in your hearts by faith; that ye, being rooted and grounded in love Eph 3:15-17 KJV

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CHRISTIAN FAMILY VALUES

The American Heritage Dictionary states two things that I think apply to the family values. They are as follows: " 2. To regard highly; esteem. 3. To rate according to relative estimate of worth or desirability; evaluate." The dictionary also lists as it's number one definition for a family as " A fundamental social group in society typically consisting of a man and woman and their offspring." Placing these two together, we have 'family values'.

If one would place more emphasis on 'family values' today, maybe the shape of this world would be different. We are too afraid of causing conflict within a family, if we suggest that things aren't like they should be - that people need to make changes in their lives. I remember during my childhood when a family meant something. You made contact every day with those you were near, and you stayed in contact with those you were less fortunate to be near. You loved one another, rallied around a family member when they were down, and you helped in times of crisis. Now days, it's mostly 'to each his own', and the family values have gone amuck, resulting in a bad state of affairs for this great nation we call our own.

Today, this nation needs to turn back to God, and practice HIS true Christian family values. We need to check GOD's word and see what he says about family values and then re-check our thinking on the family structure. If we keep our focus on God and HIS values, we will be come a stronger nation, and we will have families built with love, honor, and a longing to do what is pleasing in HIS sight. If we would follow his outline for our lives and obey His Ten Commandments, then there wouldn't be so much turmoil in this land.

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FAMILY VALUES

What You Can Do To Stay Connected To Teenagers In Your Life

The Cutting Edge Radio Program
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ChristianAnswers.net

FamilyFirst Newsletter Online!

The Way To Happiness - Restoring Morals and Family Values
God's Family Values - 1Samuel 3:1-21

Kenny Be - HIP TIP Archive
Family Values cartoons

Make The Right Choice
An Apple Core Company presentation of right-choice songs for children
A Position Statement on Family Values

SAFETY TIPS for Parentsnew

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WEB SITES

The Strong Families Networknew
Shaping Strong Families

House on The Rock Family Ministriesnew

Focus On The Family

God's Little Angels - Sharing and Healing for Grief new
Parent Soup
The Programmer's Shack

A Virtual Web Familynew

Perkins Family Home

Family Resources Network - Spiritual GrowthNew

Ladybug Educational SupplyLadyBug Educational Supply
Subscribe to the Free Monthly Email Newsletter, "Love of Learning"

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FAMILY HEALTH

Hal's Diabetes Home Page for Information and Education

Discovery Health

The Story of Samuel Armas

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CHRISTIAN MAGAZINES ONLINE

ALL ABOUT FAMILIES

Charisma Magazine Online

Citizen Magazine - Family.org

Christian Women Today Magazine

CHRISTIAN PARENTING TODAY

DECISION Magazine

FOCUS ON THE FAMILY

Guideposts Online

Heartlight Magazine

In Touch

LIGHT Magazine and Ezine

Ministries Today Magazine Online

REALMagazine.com - a site for students with dreams

Religion News - Today's Daily Religion News Report

SOJOURNERS ONLINE

Today's Christian Woman - Free Trial Issue

Vanguard Magazine

Visions of Glory Magazine Online

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FAMILY CRAFTS

Arts and Crafts for the Family

Family Fun Magazine - Crafts Index

Arts and Crafts Channel Home

Grandma's Shop Crafts Information ExchangeMessage Board

Crafts Village -Natural Land

Country Fabric Crafts

ScrapNetwork.com - Scrapbook Ideas!NEW

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