Youth On Fire in Brisbane Australia
The Grass Isn't Greener
'...Encourage and help each other...' 1 Thessalonians 5:11 CEV

Micca Monda Campbell writes: 'Have you ever secretly compared your spouse to another man or woman...or wished they were more thoughtful...more spiritual...a better dresser? If you have, let me reassure you the grass isn't

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Getting Them from Childhood to Adulthood (2)
'...Be clear minded and self-controlled...' 1 Peter 4:7 NIV

Going from childhood to adulthood is a transition that requires a lot of wisdom and love. Your teen will feel and behave child-like sometimes, and adult-like other times. Your job is to realise that whatever their status,

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Getting Them from Childhood to Adulthood (1)
'When I was a child...When I became a man...' 1 Corinthians 13:11 NIV

Do you sometimes wonder if your teenager is going to reach maturity? Welcome to the toughest phase of parenting! A teenager can go from optimism to pessimism, excitement to boredom, self-confidence to self-doubt,

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Getting Through Together
'Two people are better off than one... If one...falls, the other can reach out and help...' Ecclesiastes 4:9-10 NLT

Amy Simpson says: 'When our children were four and six, I discovered I was...pregnant. Two weeks later I miscarried, sending us on an emotional roller coaster... While I

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Seek God - Not Things!
'...The Lord...gives you the ability to produce wealth...' Deuteronomy 8:18 NIV

God holds back '...no good from those who do what is right.' (Psalms 84:11 NLT) But it's important to acknowledge Him as the source of all your blessings. And on this one, we all fall short! Let's face it,

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A Spiritual Check-up (4)
'Jesus knew what they were thinking... [in their hearts].' Luke 11:17 GNT

For a spiritual check-up to be effective, you must examine the following three areas: (1) Forgiveness. 'Make allowance for each other's faults, and forgive anyone who offends you. Remember, the Lord forgave you,

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A Spiritual Check-up (3)
'He who searches our hearts knows the mind of the Spirit...' Romans 8:27 NIV

Doing a spiritual check-up means examining things like: (1) Priorities.'Seek first the Kingdom of God...and all these things shall be added to you.' (Matthew 6:33 NKJV) Do you submit your schedule to God for His

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A Spiritual Check-up (2)
'I, the Lord, search the heart...' Jeremiah 17:10 NIV

How do you measure up when it comes to: () Obedience.'Obey those who rule over you, and be submissive, for they watch out for your souls, as those who must give account. Let them do so with joy and not with grief, for that would be

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