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8 Mistakes Parents Make That Lead to Childhood Obesity

How one heartbroken mother helped her daughter overcome obesity the hard way.

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Mama Knows Best, So Let Her Decide

We can’t let simplistic, self-focused narratives about family planning keep us from helping women.

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5 Ways to Talk to Your Kids About God

We must make sure our children know their worldview is a choice — one that is theirs to make.

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Is This What the Kingdom of God Is Like?

If Jesus says the kingdom is at hand, why is the world is full of so much pain and hurt?

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The 5 Commandments of Fatherhood

Being a dad has become complicated. Here’s how to do it right.

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Talking with Children about Children

How I used the story of Joseph as a way to speak with the kids at my church about unaccompanied minors at the border.

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Is Religion Good for Kids?

Exposure to religion makes children more likely to believe in fictional stories. But is that a bad thing?

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One Year Later: Still Awaiting Immigration Reform

As Congress dithers to pass reform laws, opportunities for exploitation, abuse, and trafficking abound.

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Pope Francis Tells Couples Not to Substitute Dogs and Cats for Children

The pontiff emphasized the importance of fertility in Christian marriages during a recent Mass.

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As World Cup Looms, Churches in Brazil Fight Child Sex Tourism

After increases in sex crimes against children at previous World Cups, Brazilian churches brace for an intense fight in a country known for sexual abuse.