The FAMILY LIFE MINISTRY seeks to engage, enrich, and empower families, men and singles to have wholesome and healthy relationships.

Edward & Debbie Smith, Coordinators
EMAIL US: family@cotosda.org

Family Life Articles

Challenges and devotionals for all family types

Love’s long fuse

Love…..is not provoked (I Corinthians 13 v 4-5) Short fuse and godly love are like oil and water, they just don’t miss! Think about Jesus’ life and how patient He was with clueless disciples and hypocritical priest. Remember how He welcomed children (Matthew 19 v 14), tax collectors (Mark 2 v 15), and even prostitutes […]

A Golden Rule Opportunity

Love does not behave rudely. (1 Corinthians 13 vs 4-5) Home is where we let out hair down. We relax and unwind; we freely share our opinions and vent out frustrations. Home is where he doesn’t have to shave, and she doesn’t have to put on mascara. It’s where we can transparently be ourselves. And […]

Love does not brag

Love does not parade itself, it’s not puffed up (1 Corinthians 13 v 4) Maybe it’s because of the big promotion we got at work…. Or perhaps we lost six pounds…. Or maybe even because, unlike our spouse, we got up early three straight days and spent time with the Lord…. Whatever the accomplishment, there’s […]

Family Life Discussion Series

Challenging and real discussions for every family