Are You In There?

I will always treasure the memory of my daughter Kristin when she a 2-year-old hearing us talk about being Christians. She shouted, excitedly, “I’m a Christian!” We thought it was because of her name. But, I believe God had a hand on her from that early time in her life. Well, Max Lucado shares a similar memory: He writes in …

Life Skills By Age 5

You’ve probably heard it a bunch of times, “Kids learn at different rates.” Because every person is unique, this statement is totally true! But what about your child who’s on the right growth track already? Well, there are a few goals, or skills for life, that you could guide them towards as they inch to that magic age of 5. …

Stranger Danger Indeed!

Even though I would love to believe there are some truly wonderful people in this world (which there are), I also am very aware that there are some pretty bad nut-jobs roaming around, needing counseling, prayer and maybe some jail time. They come in all forms and can display their trouble-side to anyone at anytime. 

Steps to Start Off School

        The lunches are made and chillin’ in the fridge and the clothes are laid out nicely for the new morning to arrive. School has officially kicked off for some, with teachers figuring those last-minute details out and children sleeping in for just a few more days. Well, before the craziness of the school season ensues, here …