“I have no greater joy than to hear that my children walk in truth” (3 John 1:4).

NGJ Magazine: July-August 2008

NGJ Magazine:
July-August 2008

Volume 14, Number 4

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Table of Contents


Teresa Ware

How do you train your children to talk one at a time when they all want your attention at once?

Just Foolin’ Around

Johnny Taylor

It seems that foolish children have become the norm in our society. Parents or guardians excuse silliness by saying, “They’re just kids; they’ll grow out of it.” So they are allowed to be fools until it seems to be the …

Silly Boys

Michael Pearl

Perpetually silly boys are an embarrassment to their fathers and a shame to their mothers; moreover, they are the public proof of a father’s neglect and a mother’s indulgence.

A Dog’s Day

Tremaine Ware

Most parents are not weeding out foolishness like this wise dad, but are allowing it to continue, thinking it must just be just a passing stage. Discounting all the early signs, parents are shocked and surprised when their children grow up to be teenage fools.

Peace and Safety

Michael Pearl

Did you read this week about the recently released convict who broke into your next-door neighbor’s house? The intruder told the police he thought the house was empty, but when the woman started to scream, he “just lost control”. Her little girl was with her at the time, and & help.

Little Men

Michael Pearl

You want him to be a part of your team but you do not want to be part of his.

Michael Update

Michael Pearl

Thanks for all the notes and letters. I feel like I have fully recovered from my heart attack. It took about three to four months to return to normal.

Boy reading the Bible

Whom Shall He Make To Understand Doctrine

Tremaine Ware

My nine-year-old son already loves the Word. He goes to sleep every night listening to one of Mike’s Bible messages. From time to time we discuss what has been stirred in his mind by what he has learned from the messages.

Burning hot coals

Burning Coals

Steven Brooks

Can a man take fire in his bosom, and his clothes not be burned? Can one go upon hot coals, and his feet not be burned? So he that goeth in to his neighbor’s wife; whosoever toucheth her shall not be innocent.

Learning With a Purpose

Shalom (Pearl) Brand

I am a young mother and just beginning my homeschooling years. I am learning as I go along. Every day has new challenges. I have been working with Gracie, my oldest child who is now three years old, from the time she was a baby.

African-American Lady Loves Created

Datrice Weathers

Allow me to start my letter by stating that I am a 34-year-old African-American female Chicagoan. I feel this is important to say because when first learning of your Created To Be His Help Meet book, I thought, that was not for today’s black family.

Our Worldwide Ministries

Mel Cohen, CFP, RTRP, General Manager

Worldwide requests for quality family and Bible materials exponentially expands the scope of No Greater Joy Ministries.

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