Strong families don’t happen by accident. They are created intentionally. We are not raising children, we are raising adults; adults who will become leaders in their home, community and the church. Will they be prepared to become the best they can be? Creating a culture of self-reliance in our homes will be an important step to reaching that goal.
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It’s time to assemble a Five-Day kit. Experience has shown a 72-hour kit is not enough to meet needs before help arrives. Following a disaster first responders and relief organizations will be organizing, tending to those critically injured, preventing more damage, and controlling danger. When infrastructure is damaged supplies may take days to arrive.
This week as a family, think through a disaster and plan your response. When we are faced with a crisis, we mortals all tend to respond in the same way. Why? Because that is the way our brains are programmed to handle extreme stress. But preparation can help us respond in more effective ways. Here are some tips on how to plan for a better response.
Earthquake frequency and severity is increasing and will continue to increase if history is an indication of what to expect. Whether you live in one of the places that is expecting "the big one" or somewhere that no one thinks it will ever happen, it is important to be prepared.
With a pandemic once again causing concern, political unrest, and inflation, many are now asking for help. As you prepare, you have been promised the Lord will provide a way. Please ask if you have questions. The following are some I have seen recently.