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Transform World ~ The Family in Crisis
“Because God created the family as the foundation of human life it has been under continual attack from Satan and his demons.
Whatever God loves, Satan hates. Whatever God desires to build, Satan seeks to tear down.
In this booklet we will explore four urgent reasons why our churches must have a plan to minister to families:
- Families are suffering.
- God’s institution of the family is under spiritual and cultural attack.
- Justice and safety depend on strong marriages and families.
- God created families and churches to partner together to advance the Gospel.
Because of these realities, every local church needs a biblical strategy to build families, strengthen marriages, train parents,
and connect the generations. When we strengthen families, we strengthen our churches……”
Download The Family in Crisis Booklet (zipped pdf 3.9Mb) through this link:
Drs Les & Leslie Parrott
Part of Les and Leslie’s vision for building stronger, life-long marriages is to equip a band of more than a million marriage mentors who walk alongside less experienced couples. Research reveals that marriage mentoring is one of the best things we can do to cut the divorce rate and improve marriages – whether couples are engaged, newly married or married of decades. Their book and dvd course on mentoring is available in Australia. Learn more about these resources and others from the Parrotts
The family and the church are the two institutions God created to advance His kingdom.
FAMILY CHALLENGE is a global STRATEGIC COLLABORATION which aims to TRANSFORM communities around the globe by HELPING THE CHURCH to BUILD FAMILIES according to God’s design and EQUIP FAMILIES to be AGENTS OF CHANGE, IMPACTING THEIR COMMUNITIES for Christ. Download the Family Challenge Booklet (zipped pdf) through these links:
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