The MTL Blog: News, notes and announcements from your friends at MTL

What Is the Most Important Question You Need to Answer In Your Life Today?

Posted on October 4, 2012 in

Go confidently in the direction of your dreams. Live the life you have imagined. HENRY DAVID THOREAU by Valorie Burton Point to Ponder: You can learn to coach yourself by taking moments to pause and ask simple, thought-provoking q…

Continue reading…

Kids Need Their Mom to…Never Stop Touching Them

Posted on October 3, 2012 in

“Mom, will you tuck me in tonight?” my 17-year-old son accidentally asked me in front of his best friend. “Dude, what did you just say?” his cool friend asked as he reacted with mock horror and yet with just a little envy.…

Continue reading…

Kids Need Their Mom…to Pray in Secret with the Door Open

Posted on October 1, 2012 in

In my first years as a mom, I desperately wanted to keep a passionate spiritual life with God. I wanted to read the Bible. Sit quietly and pray. Maybe even write a few things in my journal. It’s just that my little people would …

Continue reading…

What’s The Bible Say About Connecting

Posted on September 27, 2012 in

Proverbs 22:6 reads: “Train up a child in the way he should go, and when he is old he will not depart from it.” At first glance, it is easy to see that God is affirming “the way” that is right for us to follow, in general.…

Continue reading…

How Do We Hear the Holy Spirit?

Posted on September 26, 2012 in

God wants to communicate with us. He asks us to pray to Him; and He desires that we listen for His quiet voice speaking to our heart. That’s because He wants to lead us every day in every aspect of our lives. But how do we hear …

Continue reading…

Living a Life of Faith

Posted on September 25, 2012 in

by Dr. Tony Evans When God delivered the Israelites from Egypt, He did not only deliver them from their past, He also delivered them to their future – Canaan. Yet because they chose to be so focused on yesterday, they missed the…

Continue reading…

Dolls May Change The Way Your Daughter Connects

Posted on September 25, 2012 in

Do you remember Holly Hobby? Imagine our girls taking one of those old, prairie dolls to a sleep over! You might as well paint a big fat “L” on her forehead. Today’s dolls are much more … sexy! There’s Barbie who retains…

Continue reading…

Books Create Connecting Muscle In Boys

Posted on September 20, 2012 in

Leaders are simply kids who grew up in connecting homes. And Harry Truman once said, “Leaders are readers!” Reading is good and helps to build children into thinkers who will connect to those in their community. That’s not g…

Continue reading…
Page 117 of 122 FirstPrev  { 114 115 116 117 118 119 120 }  NextLast