Resources


The following page is a list of resources available on the web.  We offer it provide further information for you in your journey.  We have Ministry Resources for churches and ministry leaders as well.  We are not responsible for the content on these pages, unless otherwise noted.

PERSONAL

Bible Study Tools – A website with many different ways to study more in-depth.  You can find dictionaries, concordances, commentaries, reading plans, etc.

Bible Gateway – Similar to Bible Study Tools, Bible Gateway has resources for studying God’s word as well as devotionals like Charles Spurgeon’s Morning and Evening.

Desiring God – A ministry started by John Piper to lead people to glorify God by being satisfied in Him.  John Piper has written over 50 books, including his book Desiring God.

My Utmost for His Highest – A loved devotional book by Oswald Chambers.

The Verses Project – A website with visual art and songs to help you meditate on and memorize God’s word.

 

MARRIAGE

Visionary Family Ministries – Rob and Amy Rienow want to see couples “capture a God-sized vision” for their marriage.  Their book Visionary Marriage will help you find out what God’s purpose is for your marriage.

Family Life Today – Family Life is a ministry of Campus Crusade for Christ that seeks to build godly marriage and families for the kingdom of God.  Dennis and Barbara Rainey have been an integral part of Family Life as co-founders, and they have written many books to encourage couples at various stages of marriage, including Moments Together for Couples and Rekindling the Romance.

Gary Thomas – Author and speaker Gary Thomas has a unique perspective on marriage and family life.  He has written several books on marriage, including Sacred Marriage and Sacred Search as well as others.

Drs. Les and Leslie Parrott – Authors, speakers and professors Les and Leslie Parrott have worked with thousands of individuals and couples in creating healthy, growing relationships.  A few of their influential books have been Saving Your Marriage Before It Starts, The Good Fight and Love Talk.

 

PARENTING

Visionary Family MinistriesVisionary Parenting is one of several resources on Visionary Family Ministries website. Rob and Amy Rienow invite you to discover God’s desires for family discipleship and how families can transform the world. They have free downloadable family worship guides available at the bottom of the page about Visionary Parenting!

Turning Hearts – Dr. Richard Ross is passionate about seeing families turning their hearts toward God and one another.  He has a heart for teenagers, and his book Accelerate was produced to help parents train their students in all areas of life.  He has several resources available to enable you to have a deeper relationship with your teen.  Rooted Families has written a few “Learning for Life Modules” for Dr. Ross to provide as resources in connection with Accelerate.  You can find them here.

Family Technology Plan – Tony Bianco knows that parents are struggling to set boundaries in their families regarding the use of technology. He has developed a program called the “Family Technology Plan” in which he will guide you to understand and create a plan for technology plan for your family.

 

FAMILY DEVOTIONS

Family Faith Focus – “Family Faith Focus” is a resource from Rooted Families available to anyone interested in a family worship guide that contains ideas on how to focus your family in discussions about God’s truths. Each Focus has suggested activities, Bible passages and discussion questions.

Heart Connex – Heart Connex are free 20-minute devotionals in PDF format by Dr. Richard Ross for families with teens. Each devotional has separate parent and student pages that encourages interactive discussion. They are great for busy families!!

Disciple 6 – A 6-year curriculum for making teenage disciples. The curriculum covers apologetics, worldview, biblical interpretation, core doctrine and more.

Splink – A Splink is a free weekly email to help connect your family spiritually. Splinks include ideas for faith talks and/or family devotions. They are produced by D6 Family.

Home Discussion Pages – A resource from Bible Study Fellowship International. Each “page” includes a week’s lesson with daily Scripture passages and discussion questions for the family.

 

GRANDPARENTING

Christian Grandparenting Network – Christian Grandparenting Network is an organization that desires to spur on grandparents in being intentional in their relationships with their grandchildren.