How Bad Do You Want A Happy Family?
We must invest in our families, but too many of us do other things besides build the relationships with our children or with our spouses. We spend time at work and all too often doing things we want to do which typically doesn’t involve family activity.
The story is told of a man who wanted to be successful so he met up with a guru and asked, “how can I be successful?” The guru told him to walk out into the ocean. The two men walked way out until it was up to their necks. The guru then held the man’s head underwater and asked him when he let him up what he wanted more than anything else when he was under water. He said, “I wanted to breathe.” The guru then said, “when you want to be successful as bad as you wanted to breathe, you’ll be a success.” How bad do you want to have a happy family?
Too many of us want to watch football more than we want to spend time with our family. We’d rather work in the yard, look at our phones or watch whatever is on TV. How we spend our time shows what we value. Do you value your family or whatever it is you do at the end of your day? Your actions speak louder than your words and your kids notice. Your spouse does too.
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Join us November 9-11, Friday, Saturday, & Sunday for a FREE Parenting Seminar with Dale Sadler. Check out the schedule below.
For those attending the seminar, babysitting will be provided, please register your children.
"Generations to Come: Christian parenting in a modern world”
"We will not conceal them from their children, But tell to the generation to come the praises of the Lord, And His strength and His wondrous works that He has done." Psalm 78:4
5:15 pm - 6:45 pm: Dinner
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm: Discover Your Parenting Style*
9:00 am - 9:45 am: Who’s REALLY Raising Your Kids?
10:00 am - 10:45 am: How A Two Year Old Tantrum Can Last 16 Years
11:00 am - 11:45 am: Secrets to Raising Great Kids
8:00 am - 9:00 am: Worship: Who’s the Boss?
9:30 am - 10:15 am: Bible Study: How to Argue with Your Teen & Win
10:30 am - 11:30 am: Worship: Who’s the Boss?
All sessions @ Concord Road church of Christ, 8221 Concord Road, Brentwood, TN 37027
DALE SADLER IS A FAMILY COUNSELOR PRACTICING IN WHITE HOUSE, TN. HE SPECIALIZES IN MARRIAGE, PARENTING & MEN'S ISSUES.