Family Camp at YWAM Romania

Family Camp Romania

For many years now YWAM Romania has run a Family Camp each summer, focusing on strengthening Christian families in Romania and seeing parents and their children grow closer to each other and to God. Every year it seems to grow bigger, and this year was …

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What’s Your Story?

What's Your Story?

Inheritance happens slowly, little by little, day by day. The food we serve says something about nutrition. The tone of voice, the places we go, the movies we watch, the friends we associate with, the churches we attend, the prayers we pray, the attitudes we …

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God’s Initial Missions Strategy

“Be fruitful and multiply and fill the earth…” we read in the first chapters of the Bible. With this instruction to Adam God expresses his initial strategy for establishing his kingdom on planet earth: Family is his divine design for multiplication not only in terms …

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Brother-Sister Friendships – 弟兄姊妹般的友誼 – Дружба между братом – сестрой

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(Non-romantic沒有浪漫的 Неромантическая) [avatar user=”larryb” size=”medium” align=”right” link=”/author/larryb/”]Larry Ballard[/avatar] Basis 根基 I Tim 5:1-2 …and the younger women as sisters in all purity (Honorable, respectful) Overemphasis on dating and coupleness 提摩太前書5:1-2 「不可嚴責老年人、只要勸他如同父親.勸少年人如同弟兄.勸 老年婦女如同母親.勸少年婦女如同姐妹.總要清清潔潔的。」(誠實的、尊敬 的) 過份強調在約會和夫婦。 Benefits 好處 Wholesome, non-threatening, interaction with the opposite sex 健康的、沒有威脅的、與異性的互動。 Development …

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Leaving a Legacy

by Darlene Cunningham What have been keys for you in leaving a legacy for the next generations of your own family, and also in the mission? How can we be intentional about it? Loren and I have been particularly blessed to have generations before us …

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Caleb and Lishu’s Story

From the revised version of the book ‘Families in Ministry‘. We live in a beautiful city in China – where every season seems like spring, where even the summer is filled with cool breezes, and a jacket is warm enough for winter. This is where …

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What Is A Family?什麼一個家庭? Что такое – Семья?

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[avatar user=”larryb” size=”medium” align=”right” link=”/author/larryb”]Larry Ballard[/avatar] The Family As God Intended It Intro: Everywhere I go, people are concerned about the family. A universal felt need. Family life is changing and everyone is concerned. (High divorce rates/Fatherless children) The Model of the Godhead (Wilma-1988)神性的模式 Where …

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Four Models of Leadership In The Home – 四個家庭領導模式

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[avatar user=”larryb” size=”medium” align=”right” link=”/author/larryb”]Larry Ballard[/avatar] Traditional Model傳統模式 The above diagram portrays how many people view the traditional understanding of the husband being the head of his home and the wife being in submission to him. In this model, the husband is viewed as over …

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Understanding Family Systems – 瞭解家庭的系統

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[avatar user=”larryb” size=”medium” align=”right” link=”/author/larryb”]Larry Ballard[/avatar] Introduction(序言) The unseen 3rd part of marriage. The other people present in counseling. (在第三個未看見的部分婚姻當中,其他人的呈現在諮商當中。) Families, churches, schools have a personality, unique characteristics. Every time you join a team, school, or church you are making a cross-cultural adjustment! Your personal …

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