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Devo – The Real Problem with a Bully

Here’s a great devotional and reminder from Pastor Rick Warren on where our battles should always be fought—in the spiritual realm! Update: Here’s Part 2 of Pastor Rick’s devo “When You’re Bullied, Remember Who You Are”

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FREE Parenting Pivot Challenge Oct 8-24

Is it time for a pivot in your parenting? Could you use some solid parenting direction in these uncertain times? Our friends at Axis have made this 2 week online course free to help us pivot into Confident and Christ-Centered parents! Join over 2 dozen Christian leaders who are experts in their fields. Though this […]

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4 Tips for Talking to Kids and Teens About Racism and Social Unrest

Over the past few months, our world has changed in profound ways. The effects of the global COVID-19 pandemic have been far-reaching and are now occurring in tandem with the quest for racial justice. The convergence of these events has made our jobs as parents even more challenging. Parents are now grappling with questions related […]

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Calvary Kids Reopens Sept. 13!

Hello Parents of Calvary Kids! Great news! With careful planning, we’re excited to reopen our children’s ministry on Sunday, September 13! Our new Sunday morning service times will be 7:45 & 9:00 @ Central and 11:00 @ Northwest with no advance reservations needed! I’m so thrilled to be able to welcome our families back! Calvary Kids […]

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Technology and Kids: Facing Your Fears

It’s easier than ever for kids to venture into great things and questionable things online. Character keeps us and them moving toward what’s good and avoiding what’s bad. But, how do we teach kids the character needed to handle technology in a responsible way? Keep reading to learn how you can help your child navigate […]

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Life Maps – Helpful Guides for Your Child’s Developmental Phases

There are conversations you know you need to have with your child about friendships, health, sex, drugs, and more. But when is the right time? Download the Phase Life Maps resource, and learn when and how to discuss faith, technology, sex, and healthy habits with your child.

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Parents – Mental Health Check-In: Questions to Ask Your Kid

The long quarantines and disruption to our previous way of life can really take a toll on us, as well as our kids. Axis has produced this “Mental Health Check-in” with questions and conversation starters to use with your kids. While it’s written and geared more for teens, much of the content can be adapted […]

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Cox Discount Broadband

Here’s a deal that could help someone! If you’re not a current Cox Internet customer and you qualify for low income assistance, you can apply to receive Cox High Speed Internet for just $9.95/mo. Click here for info.

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Parents – Navigating the World of e-Learning

Focus on the Family has shared this resource to help families adjust to their kids doing school at home.

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Internet Safety

Our friends at Covenant Eyes have shared information addressing online safety for kids along with resources for their own accountability and safety software. Check it out below! How to Keep Your Kids Safe (And Sane) Amidst the Chaos of COVID-19