Parenting Out Of Fear Or Faith?

Chris PuhachFeatured, Parenting0 Comments

“Decisions made out of fear are usually bad decisions.” This declaration is one that I often share with OTHERS, but only recently I was confronted with an area where I needed to apply it directly to my own life. Very convicting! Specifically, a number of … Read More

Helping kids to pray out loud

Monique DesorcyFeatured1 Comment

As a kid I was nicknamed “La p’tite souris” (aka: The little mouse”) because I was so shy and quiet all the time. How do we teach kids to pray out loud with their voices if they avoid speaking altogether? I didn’t outgrow my shy quiet … Read More

Living The Jesus Life

Brad EliasFeatured0 Comments

There is a certain way of living that you could call “The Jesus Life.” What does that mean? Aren’t you sometimes amazed by what High School students can accomplish in 24 hours. I have seen them go to school, come home, go to work, go … Read More

Middle School Set Free! Report

Amy UngerFeatured0 Comments

Wow! Every year, after every retreat, I am blown away! We had a great weekend at the Middle School Set Free! Retreat with over 150 students joining us to learn about meeting and experiencing God. I hope you’ll get a chance to connect with your child about their … Read More

How To Help Kids
Trust The Bible

Thom DickApologetics, Featured3 Comments

A short time ago, Monique Desorcy, Southland’s Children’s Ministry Pastor sent me an email explaining that a grade 3 girl had approached her and asked “What do you say to a boy when he asks you: ‘how do you know the Bible is true?’” What … Read More

A Media Challenge! (part 1)

Donavan FriesenFeatured, Parenting6 Comments

“Dad, can we watch a clip?” came a 6 year old voice, spoken with as much enthusiasm and eye fluttering as possible, and sent on a mission by her three older siblings to suck me in. “Not today,” I replied. I was feeling strong today, … Read More

Church Renewal
For Your Family

Thom DickFamily, Featured0 Comments

I think that most people who have attended Southland for any amount of time understand what we mean when we talk about the need for personal spiritual renewal. In fact, people often find that once they realize their need for renewal, they realize they have … Read More

Renewal For
Future Generations

Thom DickFeatured, Parenting0 Comments

Then the LORD appeared to Abram and said, “I will give this land to your offspring.” So he built an altar there to the LORD who had appeared to him. Genesis 12:7 (HCSB) For some reason while I was spending time in the Bible the … Read More

God told you what?!

Dana LoewenFamily, Featured5 Comments

A few weeks ago my son ordered something online. In his enthusiasm for it to arrive he decided to do listening prayer to ask Jesus when it would come in the mail. He proudly announced to me that God told him that his parcel would … Read More