The Kingdom-Driven Family

Building a Home That Serves Christ and His Kingdom

When people take God and His Word for granted, they minimize the effects of sin in their lives and the surrounding culture.  Instead of recognizing that failing to obey God produces negative consequences, they instead “wait” for future judgment rather than recognize its present reality.  I often say in my Biblical Law classes, “The judgment …

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Christ came to earth to break the bonds of sin and death.  All outside of Christ have Hell as their ultimate destination.  What is Hell?  How many think about it seriously, or even consider it is a real place? The following is excerpted from the chapter entitled “Hell” in R.J. Rushdoony’s “Sermon on the Mount”. …

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Widows have never been a popular group in any era of history. Many cultures had such a low regard for widows that in some cases they were buried along with their husbands. At other times, the culture did not allow women whose husbands had died to remarry. This was true even if the marriage occurred …

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Most people expect to spend twelve years in school before they move on to higher education. This may involve another four to twelve years depending on the chosen occupation. A common question is, “When will you be done with school?” as though once schooling is done, education is complete. When we approach the subject this way, …

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When we hear or read stories about people stepping up to assist in the midst of a natural disaster or an accident, we would like to think that we would do likewise. Yet, there is a lingering doubt that maybe we would freeze or take the easier path. We often cover up those feelings of …

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I am grateful to God that He brought Dorothy Rushdoony into my life. Her influence has much to do with the woman, wife, mother, mentor, and friend I am today. This tribute originally appeared in my book The Biblical Trustee Family as “A Woman of Faith.”  This podcast recording orignally appeared on the Reconstructionist Radio …

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