An attitude of gratitude is something we all need to have and be able to teach our children. We know that being thankful has physiological benefits, but it’s also good for our mental health and happiness. It is especially important for those of us with faith to practice gratefulness.
Rise and Shine
A lot of us have come to believe that a mission field has to be in a different country. But sometimes we forget that Jesus also calls each of us to be a missionary right here in our own communities
It is the first day of Visionathon! The starter gun was fired, and Robbo and Becci were excited to welcome their first caller, Diane, in Melbourne. Vision has been a part of Diane and her husband, Kevin’s story for quite a while. They have been encouraged by reading The Word for Today every day. Diane [...]
Stress is a common and normal physical reaction to things that are challenging or new. It has both mental and physical aspects, and is something that we all have to deal with.
In 1978, Mercy Ships set out on its goal to help people in need by bringing them hope and healing. Every year, they deploy hospital ships staffed by specialists who donate their time and expertise to help children and adults who may not otherwise have access to life-changing procedures.
How important is good sleep to our mental health? Our physical and mental wellbeing go hand in hand, so getting enough rest is one the most important things we can do.
LIFEMARK is the Kendrick Brothers’ first film based on a true story. The film, starring Kirk Cameron, is about an 18-year-old girl that rolled off the abortion table at the last second and decided to give her baby up for adoption.
Many of us have trouble controlling our use of social media. On our phones, something new always appears and demands our attention. When we get alerts about almost everything that’s going on in the world, it can become extremely distracting.
Does what we watch influence our behavior? Does it change how we interact with the world, and more importantly, how our children interact with it? Kids can be so easily influenced and pick up on things, even if they don’t always understand the meaning and complexity behind it.
Did you know that as many as one in five Australians are affected by mental illness every year? This is a problem that we cannot afford to ignore. The impacts are being felt across our communities, both on the health system and the justice system.
The sad news of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth’s passing prompted many calls from Vision’s supporters who wanted to pay tribute. Rise and Shine hosts, Robbo and Becci took calls to allow people to share their memory of the Queen. Here is what some had to say: ‘I love the Queen so much. My beautiful grandparents [...]
We all want to be approachable as parents, but it may be difficult to maintain composure when our kids come home to tell us they have their first boyfriend or girlfriend.
Dr John Warlow established “The Christian Wholeness Framework”, and believes he’s discovered the one thing sure to boost your mood and improve your day.
The upcoming Men’s Leadership Summit is about encouraging men in the battle of life, and teaching them to ‘go for gold’ for their families and children.
Going on holidays with family can be a lot of fun, but it can also be a lot of work. One of the best things you can do is plan ahead.
How important do you think it is to have a coach or a mentor? Now more than ever, people are seeing the value of having good examples to follow in life.
How can we teach our children to be responsible? It’s never too early for them to start and we should be wary of doing things for them that they can accomplish for themselves.
How do we instill an attitude of gratitude in our younger generation? It’s a fine line between providing for our children’s needs, and creating a sense of entitlement.
Creation Research is hosting a bush campout this Easter in Victoria, for people to come along and be blessed by some great Bible teaching.
Is God interested in our mental health? Jesus came so that we might have life to the full. That applies to all aspects of our lives,
God created us all with our own unique personality, but how does that affect our ability to parent our children?
Going for a walk is one simple yet effective way to improve your wellbeing. Do you have a self-care plan that connects you back to God?
We all know life can get busy, but it’s so important to take the time to pursue your spouse and find ways to make them feel special.
Self-care is not selfish! How do we serve others when we have nothing ourselves to give? Brett and Kate share about the importance of self-care.
To protect your marriage, Dave and Ashley Willis suggest limiting your interactions with the opposite sex and set appropriate boundaries.