Mar 7, 2018

Tech Tickets

Families face all kinds of challenges. Do not let technology be a challenge that goes unaddressed with your children. Here is a fun way to start! Download or pick up a free Tech Ticket Board at the Glenwood STAND@Home Center. This is a fun way to help your children set boundaries and guide them into

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Feb 21, 2018

Learning to Swim

In a world overflowing with technology, many parents feel ill-equipped to teach their kids how to use it wisely. This workshop session provides a clear model for helping the parents and leaders in your ministry navigate this crucial subject. Listen to “Learning to Swim: Helping Parents Navigate Raising Children in a Technology World,” presented by

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Feb 13, 2018

Navigating Technology

The Following presentation was presented by Christina Jontra at Glenwood Church of Christ on January 28, 2018. Reading Material The following resources were compiled by Christina Jontra: Director of Digital Learning. Grace Community School. Parents, Stop Teenage Privacy Now – Writer John Pavlovitz explains that mobile technology has changed how and with whom teenagers connect with and those

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Feb 6, 2018

Disconnect to Connect

Technology brings many benefits to our lives. But excessive screen time can create a flat, one-dimensional existence. We were made for the rich, three-dimensional experience of relationship with God and one another. So, while technology is great for some types of communication, it is no substitute for real-world, face-to-face connection. The goal is not just

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Oct 5, 2016

WORD 511 – Scripture Reading Campaign

Starting in October Glenwood Church of Christ is launching a 50 day scripture reading campaign called WORD 511. This campaign is intended to help our members and families develop daily scripture reading habits. WORD 511 is simple: 5 Five times a week, each family member studies God’s Word. 1 Once a week, spouses connect to

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Jun 6, 2016

Summer@Home

Summer is a great time to do things that you don’t get to do during the school year. Who doesn’t love a good road trip? But, if we are not intentional, we can let our faith take a back seat. Here are some resources to help you—as an individual or as a family—to grow in faith,

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Mar 17, 2016

Easter@Home – Family Resources

Throughout Church history, families have joined together to commemorate and celebrate the death, burial and resurrection of our Lord Jesus Christ. No holiday season is more central to our faith or more important to emphasize with the next generation. Too often, however, we forget to create and capture moments at home that could make the

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Dec 24, 2015

Advent – The Lighting of the Christ Candle: Our Waiting is Over!

The Lighting of the Christ Candle should be completed on Christmas Eve or Christmas Day. For an introduction to Advent please see our first post: An Introduction to Advent. Also see the lighting of the First, Second, Third, and Fourth Candle. [Re-light the three purple candles and the pink candle] We Celebrate the Birth of Christ

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Dec 16, 2015

Advent – The Lighting of the Fourth Candle: Waiting for the Son

The Lighting of the Fourth Candle should be completed on or around the Fourth Sunday of Advent. For an introduction to Advent please see our first post: An Introduction to Advent. Also see the lighting of the First, Second, and Third Candle. [Re-light two purple candles and the pink candle.] We Remember the Meaning of

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Dec 14, 2015

Advent – The Lighting of the Third Candle: Waiting with Joy

The Lighting of the Third Candle should be completed on or around the Third Sunday of Advent. For an introduction to Advent please see our first post: An Introduction to Advent. Also see the Lighting of the First Candle and the Lighting of the Second Candle. [Re-light the first two purple candles] We Remember the Meaning of Advent

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