The Church by E. Clowney – A book review

By Donald Owsley Sunday, January 21, 2018 0 , Permalink 0

This is a review of Dr. E.P. Clowney's book, The Church (Downers Grove, IL;  1995).   Introduction Dr. Edmund P. Clowney, former president and professor of practical theology at Westminster Theological Seminary has done us a good service by writing this book.  Particularly in a  day where Christ’s evangelical people are so biblically illiterate, and generally confused about ...

Everything the Bible says about raising little children

By Donald Owsley Saturday, January 20, 2018 0 , , Permalink 0

Everything the Bible says about raising children Everything the Bible says about raising little children is fairly easy to find.  While many books have been written by Christian authors supposedly revealing everything or most everything the Bible says about rearing young children, the fact is the Bible has very, very little to say about the subject.  ...

Train up a Child: What Proverbs 22:6 actually means

By Donald Owsley Thursday, January 18, 2018 0 , , Permalink 0

Train up a Child: What does Proverbs 22:6 actually mean? was written by Dave Miller and originally published in SBC Voices on November 13, 2014. For the entire article, click here. ________ Proverbs 22:6 Train up a child in the way he should go; even when he is old he will not depart from it. (Proverbs 22:6) She was not happy ...

Don’t spare the rod! Recovering the Biblical perspective on disciplining your children.

By Donald Owsley Wednesday, January 17, 2018 0 , , Permalink 0

DON'T SPARE THE ROD! RECOVERING THE BIBLICAL PERSPECTIVE ON DISCIPLINING YOUR CHILDREN is a worthwhile post by Danny Zacharias. He writes, In this post, I want to talk about recovering the biblical mandate for proper discipline of children. Having 3 children of my own, I see a lot of parents interacting with children. Some of what I ...

Is Your Child Spoiled?

By Donald Owsley Tuesday, January 16, 2018 0 , , Permalink 0

Is Your Child Spoiled? Who’s ruling the roost? Set age-appropriate guidelines, and take back control. By Gina Shaw   Every parent has probably heard it at one time or another: "You're going to spoil that child!" Yet what do we really mean by spoiled child? How do you know if your child is spoiled, and what can you do to ...