Rob Rienow, Author at Visionary Family Ministries - Page 20 of 36

Does Following Jesus Mean Leaving Family Behind?

  Did Jesus teach that following Him meant leaving family behind? Did Jesus say that loving Him means hating our family members? Let’s explore these important questions. Here is what Jesus said: Now when Jesus saw a crowd around him, he gave orders to go...
Encouragement for Parents of Prodigals

Encouragement for Parents of Prodigals

Millions of Christian parents know the pain of raising a child in a Christian environment only to see that child far from God as an adult. If you are one of those parents, I want to encourage you. I’m convinced that the shortest distance between the heart of your...
Not One Man Raised His Hand

Not One Man Raised His Hand

Our small church (www.gfc1.org) had our monthly men’s ministry meeting this past Monday night. There were sixteen men there, along with ten of their sons and grandsons. The “young men” ranged in age from 6-16. At the start of the meeting I asked the...
Parents are Not Qualified

Parents are Not Qualified

One of the most common responses I hear from church leaders when I share with them the biblical vision of parents as the primary spiritual trainers of their children is this, “Rob, I understand the principle here but most of the parents in our church are not...
Not One Man Raised His Hand

The Pope or the Bible?

The sufficiency of Scripture was the center of the conflict during the protestant reformation. At that time within the Roman Catholic Church, the Bible was only available in Latin and was administered only through the priests. It was thought and taught that the common...