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How our Church Views Your Children: An Open Letter from Hope for Kids

The Marriage & Family Ministry at Hope Church doesn't include just adult-focused opportunities and classes. We encompass everything and everybody that makes and shapes the family unit. That includes married couples, blended families, single parent households, children and so on.  Below, you'll find a letter from Keith Weiss, Hope for Kids Leap (1st-3rd grade) Coordinator, written to all the parents who walk through our chuch doors.  Parents, we pray... Read More
Posted by Kristin Funston at Tuesday, October 2, 2018
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Depression & Anxiety: When It's Time to Seek Help

Continuing the conversation from episode #8, Dr. Chuck Hannaford and Pastor Freddie Albaugh, discuss depression and anxiety. This conversation leads on from the definition and symptoms of onto  when it is time to seek out help for depression and anxiety . You'll hear discussion on: wholistic approaches to treating depression and anxiety depression/anxiety as a biological fact, not a character flaw genetic predispositions for depression and anxiety how a person... Read More
Posted by Kristin Funston at Tuesday, September 25, 2018
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Depression & Anxiety

Listen to & Subscribe on   i Tunes  |  Google Play  |  Blubrry Hear Freddie & Dr. Hannaford discuss: that anxiety and depression are not two seperate things, but two sides of the same coin. how exhaustion from anxiety can lead into depression. physiological signs of anxiety and how to recognize it. difference in sadness/depression and stress/anxiety. how to recognize symptoms in children in order to not misdiagnose them... Read More
Posted by Kristin Funston at Tuesday, August 28, 2018
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Living with Desire

Listen to & Subscribe on   i Tunes  |  Google Play  |  Blubrry Shad Berry, CEO and Exec Director of Downline Ministries and Sagehill Counseling, is the special guest today on the podcast with host, Freddie Albaugh. Freddie and Shad discuss this idea of "living with desire" and what that looks like as adults and parents.  Hear Freddie and Shad discuss: what does desire really mean? And why is desire an important part of every... Read More
Posted by Kristin Funston at Tuesday, July 24, 2018
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