A Fostering Testimony

Guest AuthorAdoption/Fostering, Family, Featured4 Comments

Guest Author – Julie Warkentin Southland’s impact on our decision to foster was huge! No one there ever told us we should foster or adopt, though sometimes people wonder if they do because of the high percentage of families who do. What we are taught … Read More

Selah’s Missionary Mom

Guest AuthorSelahLeave a Comment

Selah’s Missionary Mom Jonathan, Deborah and Laura Bourbeau serving in Latvia with Greater Europe Mission Joining you lovely ladies at Selah last January was such a blessing!  Being a first-time mom on the mis​sion ​field where there is no such thing as a mom’s group … Read More

I’m Really Trying To Like Your Kid!

Bonnie KoopSelahLeave a Comment

  Have you ever been babysitting someone else’s kids and half way through their time with you, you realize you really don’t appreciate one of them?  Oh, C’mon, please tell me I’m not the only one!  Maybe it was even one of your own kids!  … Read More

WHO IS MISSING IN YOUR FAMILY?

Monique DesorcyFamily, Featured1 Comment

Who is missing in your family? A Baby? A Dad? A Prodigal? “Sing, O barren one, who did not bear; break forth into singing and cry aloud, you who have not been in labor… Enlarge the place of your tent, and let the curtains of … Read More

Knowing your identity
for families!
March 22

Stefan DuerksenFeaturedLeave a Comment

This past Sunday Stefan Duerksen gave a great message on knowing your identity. He also designed daily exercises that will help you to take the head knowledge you learned on the weekend and start getting it into your heart! Obviously these are wonderful exercises for … Read More

Knowing Your Identity
for Families
March 17

Stefan DuerksenFeaturedLeave a Comment

On Sunday Stefan Duerksen gave a great message on knowing your identity. He also designed daily exercises that will help you to take the head knowledge you learned on the weekend and start getting it into your heart! Obviously these are wonderful exercises for anyone … Read More

A Media Challenge (Part 2)!

Donavan FriesenFamily, Featured1 Comment

Yesterday morning I was sitting in church and felt convicted that I needed to become more creative with my children again. I had found myself resorting to the easy and obvious things to do as a family. We have set the parameter in our home … 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, FeaturedLeave a Comment

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