4 Best Family Vacation Spots

 
Looking for the best family vacation spots for your family? A family vacay is the perfect time to bond with your children and spouse and make happy memories together. At our church in Sydney Mines, we want to also help our children grow in their faith. One fun way to do that is choosing a Bible-centred vacation spot.
 

Here are 4 of the best family vacation spots we recommend.


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3 Helpful Tips for Bible Reading

 

In January, many Christians start a Bible reading plan to read the Bible through in a year. But, sometimes, they become bogged down in difficult sections, get behind schedule, and give up. How can we stay on track with our Bible reading? How can we keep our devotions fresh and interesting? 

 

Here are 3 helpful tips for Bible reading.


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Missions History: John Gibson Paton

 
In a poor Scottish home in the early 1800s, a father led his family in prayer. One of his sons would later write, “How much my father’s prayers impressed me…he poured out his whole soul with tears for the conversion of the heathen world to the service of Jesus, and for every personal and domestic need…As we rose from our knees, I used to look at the light on my father’s face…hoping that, in answer to his prayers, I might be privileged and prepared to carry the blessed gospel to some portion of the heathen world.”
 

This son was named John Gibson Paton, and God would answer his father’s prayers.


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