Foolishness or Wisdom

Foolishness or Wisdom
August 14, 2015

In every group of children you will discover a wide spectrum of behavioral issues. Among these is the most disturbing of all, the foolish child.

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Too Young to Spank?

Michael Pearl

When is a child too young to spank? The answer is obviously dependent on your definition of the word “spank.”

June 2006
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Abusive Husband

Debi Pearl

I want you to read what I must read all too often.

August 1999
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Spank and Save a Child

Michael Pearl

According to the research, children spanked up to the age of 6 were likely as teenagers to perform better at school and were more likely to carry out volunteer work and to want to go to college than their peers who had never been physically disciplined.

April 2010
Older man hauling big freshly caught fish

Obsessions

Debi Pearl

Men are a different sort of people that are very hard for us more emotionally-balanced females to understand. To prove this statement I would like to bring to your attention one very bad male quirk. They become obsessed with…

December 2010
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Six Ways Parents Destroy Their Children Without Trying

Michael Pearl

It is difficult to train up a child in the way he should go, and some very good and sincere people fail.

December 2012
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The Will To Dominate

Michael Pearl

The following article deals with a very important subject that we have touched on before but never discussed in detail—a child’s will to dominate. I chose this letter because it so clearly represents the many letters we receive.

August 2000
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A Wise Woman Builds Her House

Debi Pearl

A wise woman doesn’t take anything for granted. She is thankful to be loved and seeks to make herself more lovely.

April 2001
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In Defense of Biblical Chastisement, Part 1

Michael Pearl

The following article is designed to be used as a resource in defending your faith on Biblical child training. If the Federal or State agencies take me to court over advocating corporal chastisement, this will be part of my defense.

April 2001
Dark haired dark eyed tan skinned young woman wearing sparkling headband holding up her wedding dress before a mirror preparing to be a help meet

Preparing to Be a Help Meet—NEW BOOK!

Debi Pearl

Being a good help meet starts long before marriage. It is a mindset, a learned habit, a way of life established as a young unmarried girl—or at least that’s the way it should be.

February 2010
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Yes! I Am Normal

Shoshanna (Pearl) Easling

Shoshanna Easling is the youngest of Mike and Debi’s children. People who balk at To Train Up a Child’s methods are often surprised when they meet this poised, confident and outgoing wife, mother and business woman.

April 2011

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Prophecy, Preparation, and Panic

Prophecy, Preparation, and Panic: End Times Preparedness

Mel Cohen, CFP, RTRP, General Manager

Only the Lord knows if the next several months will bring about economic instabilities. But you can be informed and prepared to wisely steward the resources which He has entrusted to you.

August 2015
Foolishness or Wisdom

Foolishness or Wisdom

Debi Pearl

In every group of children you will discover a wide spectrum of behavioral issues. Among these is the most disturbing of all, the foolish child.

August 2015
Prophecy, Preparation, and Panic

Prophecy, Preparation, and Panic

Michael Pearl

In the last five years or so there has been a revival of interest in Bible prophecy. Even the economists are getting in on the apocalyptic predictions.

August 2015
Leaving Lasting Impressions

Leaving Lasting Impressions

Megan Van Vuren

Two of the fondest memories I have of my Dad were made in the early morning hours, when he didn’t know I was paying attention.

August 2015
Divorce and Remarriage

Divorce and Remarriage

Michael Pearl

Historically, Christians have been divided on this issue. This couple will be happy to learn I have a new book coming out, The Bible on Divorce and Remarriage.

August 2015
From Our Mailbox

From Our Mailbox, September-October 2015

Karen Sargent

I’m a pastor’s wife in a military community. One of my ladies told me that in the past 16 years her husband has only been home a total of three years.

August 2015
Old Yeller

Old Yeller

Erin Harrison

One morning I asked my husband, “Why do our kids yell so much?” He explained, “If you want them to be more peaceful, you must exemplify peace.”

August 2015
Spank as a Last Resort

Spank as a Last Resort

Michael Pearl

When a spat or spanking is in order, it is not a last resort; it is a God-given tool to put the finishing touches on an eternal soul.

August 2015
Ahab the Mariner Mouse

Ahab the Mariner Mouse

Michael Pearl

I picked up a little toy boat that the children play with in the pool and shoved it over to the desperate mouse. He climbed aboard to the cheers of Penelope.

August 2015
Proverbs 31

Proverbs 31

Wanda Kay

The Proverbs woman can be found in every social, economic, and cultural setting. She is faithful to plant good seed and cultivate it every day.

August 2015