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Ten Plagues Passover Craft to Keep Kids Engaged

Ten Plagues Passover Craft to Keep Kids Engaged

So... I will be having thirteen children at Passover at my home this year, and they range from baby to school age. Needless to say, I'm working hard to plan a seder that will keep them engaged and learning. After all, one of the commands of Passover is to teach our...

“Blood on the Doorpost” Passover Decoration

“Blood on the Doorpost” Passover Decoration

It seems us Hebrews have a hard time getting ideas for how to decorate our homes for the feasts, so I thought I'd share this easy decoration idea that my kids and I made last year. But it's not just easy and decorative, it's deeply meaningful, as well. As you can see...

How I Got my Facebook Shalom Back

How I Got my Facebook Shalom Back

By Amy Guenther I have a love/hate relationship with Facebook. I love that it's instant "company." I can go to my Facebook app anytime and see what's happening in the world and engage with friends instantly. But I also hated it for a time. Facebook stole my shalom....

7 Ways Kids Can Give Tzedakah

7 Ways Kids Can Give Tzedakah

By Talia Carbis of The Climbing Tree Hands up if as a child, your mother ever told you “You have to eat your dinner. There are children starving in Africa!”, and being the cheeky kid you were you replied, “Well here, they can have my leftovers!”. Of course, your...

Apple Stuffed Challah for Rosh Hashanah

Apple Stuffed Challah for Rosh Hashanah

This is a guest post by Talia Carbis. Visit her blog at http://carbis.com.au/ Hands up if you’re already starting to think about the Fall Feasts? I am! They are my favourite holidays. The whole season is filled with such joy and my kids look forward to it so much....

Practical Tips for Fighting Depression and Anxiety

Practical Tips for Fighting Depression and Anxiety

If God is for us who can be against us? By Rebecca Jungic   Depression can be a difficult beast to tame. Like many people I struggled with depression and anxiety for years. My journey with that unwelcome guest came following a diagnosis of endometriosis as well as the...

When Your Teen is Resistant to Torah

When Your Teen is Resistant to Torah

Recently, a reader asked me this question, "I'm a Messianic Jew Torah Observant for 7 years now, and I really would like to see information how you parents do the transition from Pentecostal , or Christian to be Messianic Jew Torah Observant, with their older...

Relinquishing Rights in Marriage

Relinquishing Rights in Marriage

By Christine Miller Relinquishing rights in a marriage is one of the hardest things to do, but one that will achieve the greatest fruit of peace and contentment if applied scripturally! All of us have heard the received wisdom: your mate needs to respect you and give...

The Deception of Perfection

The Deception of Perfection

By Christine Miller The problem with perfection is that it is an illusion. We cannot attain it. Only the Lord is perfect in all His ways. When we strive for perfection in ourselves, our husbands, our children, our homes, and our homeschooling, we are placing...