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MarriageDiscipling Kids

Teaching True Love
Guarding Their Innocence, Preparing Them for Purity

by Leslie Ludy

Teaching True Love: I once heard the parents of a young child declare, “We are not going to let our son find out anything about sex until he’s ready to get married!” Somehow, this well-meaning couple believed that if they kept their son naive of certain things until he was in his twenties or thirties, it would...


MarriageDiscipling Kids

A Vision for More
Passing on a Heavenly Expectation for Marriage

by Leslie Ludy

A Vision for More: Several years ago, a young woman told me that her mom was trying to convince her never to get married. “She says that marriage only leads to heartache and regret. She doesn’t want me to go through what she did,” the young woman told me. “She said it is better if I just stay...


MarriageDiscipling Kids

The Lost Art of Godly Honor
Modeling Noble Behavior to Our Children

by Leslie Ludy

The Lost Art of Godly Honor: I once heard about a young wife who was extremely purposeful about welcoming her husband home after a long day at work. She put dinner on the stove, lit candles, played soft music, took a bubble bath, and put fresh make-up on before he arrived. Each night, her...


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A Holy Sense of Humor
Exchanging Crudeness For Honor

by Leslie Ludy

A Holy Sense of Humor: I recently heard about a kid-friendly app that helps children and parents keep track of their household chores. The concept was great, the usability simple, and the graphics engaging. At first I thought that it might provide a sleek replacement for the . . .


Marriage

Purposeful Unity
Putting Marriage Above Kids

by Leslie Ludy

Purposeful Unity: While I was pregnant with our first child, Hudson, Eric and I attended a multi-week child-birth education class (not the most pleasant experience, but that’s another story!) There were about six other. . .