Charles Huff (Illinois)
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Store up for yourselves treasures in heaven, where neither moth nor rust consumes and where thieves do not break in and steal. - Matthew 6:20 (NRSV)
When our children were young, their curious minds often attracted them to things they should not be touching. My natural response tended toward what I called a “King Kong” approach: ripping the item out of their fingers or mouth and giving them a fearsome look so they would be afraid...
How can I follow my faith instead of my worldly desires?
Parents of young children
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While several strategies for reopening the world are being discussed, I encourage you—the people of God everywhere—to allow this season to be a formative one during which you can make new discoveries about God and increase your faith. Use this time to embark on a life of prayer, a life of study, and a life of action—involvement in the community.”