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Dr. G to be keynote speaker for Awana Ministry Conference 2014-Mississippi

…and you will be my witnesses in Jerusalem, and in all Judea and Samaria, and to the ends of the earth.

Acts 1:8b (ESV)

Our Key Ministry team is delighted that Steve will be serving as the keynote speaker for this year’s Awana Ministry Conference on Saturday, August 23rd at… 509 more words

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Incomplete...

In our tenth and final segment of our series, Ten Things I Wish Church Leaders Knew About Families and Mental Illness, we’ll look at one of the most compelling reasons for churches to pursue intentional outreach to families impacted by mental illness…the reality that the church is incomplete without the gifts and talents of the kids and families in their surrounding communities who don’t know Jesus and don’t have a local faith community to call home. 849 more words

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The sins of psychiatry...and psychology

After our post on Thursday…a response to a blog frequented by senior pastors suggesting that demonic possession is a plausible explanation for the increased prevalence of mental illness, I’d planned to vent today about the unwillingness of church leaders to seek out qualified Christian leaders in the neurosciences to speak knowledgeably about mental illness-related topics. 752 more words

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Another Kind Of Courage-- A Book Every Father Needs In A Family With A Disability!

When disability hits the home, men often swirl out of control. More used to doing things where problems get solved and success is measurable, a disability’s sudden arrival in either wife or children means he doesn’t know the way forward. 216 more words

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I'm not like "those kids"

In the ninth segment in our series…Ten Things I Wish Church Leaders Knew About Families and Mental Illness, we’ll look at why churches don’t need to launch a new “program” connect with and welcome families of kids with mental health concerns… and explore why programs may be counterproductive to effective inclusion. 852 more words

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The top four reasons for attending...or hosting the Front Door Church

It’s the hottest craze since the microwave oven – the ability to attend church on your computer without even leaving your own home.

Key Ministry saw a need in this area and filled it. 627 more words

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Updated: Families impacted by depression...How can the church help?

This is the eleventh post in our Winter 2013 blog series Understanding Depression in Kids and Teens…A Primer for Pastors, Church Staff and Christian Parents. 608 more words

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