A glimpse into life after COVID-19

How might life after COVID-19 look?  I could speculate. I could research and provide countless references linked to the trajectory of future…


How to Teach Our Children to Stand Against Racial Injustice

I learned long ago to turn off my phone at night. Teenagers and I seem to live in different time zones, something I discovered during my many years…


What is Your Posture During a Crisis?

Like everyone else in the world, I’ve been holed up with my family for more than a month. For kicks, my teens and tweens started listing phrases…


The Emergence of Family as the Victor

It has been said that time heals all things. As a seventy-year-old father and grandfather, I disagree.  Time alone cannot heal. It cannot heal the…


Counseling Conversations | Parenting in a Pandemic

Just as much as we are processing all that is going on in the world, they are processing too. Here’s the question, how can I help my kids process…


Either by design or default, many of you are home with your children fulltime and possibly homeschooling to boot.  My husband and I are suddenly…

When I am tempted to despise the season

I hugged my eight-year-old daughter close as tears streamed down her face. Her sister’s sudden outburst had hurt her feelings, and she needed…


Building Bridges Through Forgiveness

It was a pretty spring day, and my children were playing happily in our driveway. They were pushing each other in their Little Tykes Cozy Coupe and…


3 Keys to Unlocking Your Family’s Calling—And Your Own

Do you know what has been googled more than 403 million times?  The question: “What is my calling?”  Millions of people are asking what…