Watching the Horizon for Your Prodigal – Encouragement for Today – August 31, 2020

August 31, 2020Watching the Horizon for Your ProdigalSARAH GERINGERLee en espaolBut while he was still a long way off, his father saw him and was filled with compassion for him; he ran to his son, threw his arms around him and kissed him. Luke 15:20b (NIV)The last time I had seen my prodigal family member... Read more

What Is the Meaning of “The Prodigal Son”?

What is the meaning of prodigal? Today we use the term to mean someone who chooses a worldly lifestyle indulging in every desire. It could mean a person who falls into addiction or alcoholism. We also use "prodigal" to label a son or daughter who leaves home to pursue an indulgent life. Prodigal, today, means... Read more

10 Affirmations for the Parent of a Prodigal Child

Susan Aken iBelieve Contributing Writer Parenting is one of the best and hardest experiences in life. Our powerful love for our children can feel scary at times. Scary because it means were vulnerable. It doesnt take long to discover that we have little control over these precious ones who hold our hearts.For the Christian parent,... Read more