3 truths for the child (and mama) who need to know the plan

It does not matter what we are doing, my five-year-old daughter wants to know the plan.  Where are we going? What are we going to do? Why? Who’s…


Flip the script

I equated it to being punched in the gut.  My day was going swimmingly, then all of the sudden, out of nowhere,  my daughter dropped a bomb in my…


Can I Really Trust God?

I stood in front of the busted-up walls, amazed by all I never knew was behind them. Wires. Pipes. Support beams. Insulation. It all stood out so…


Thoughts Between Potty Training and Life360

Our oldest got her driver’s license recently and is navigating the roads on her own. It’s fairly gut-wrenching when you spend your whole life trying…


"What You Intended for Harm"

If your days are anything like mine, time seems to be moving at lightning speed as spring kicks in and the end of school is in sight. So, I’ll be…


Why Didn’t God Answer My Prayer?

As we continue our series considering tough faith questions our kids ask, it seems to me that questioning why God isn’t answering our prayers is not…


Help Your Kids Believe the Bible

Parents play a key role in helping their kids trust the word of God. If you believe every word of Scripture is truth, your kids will, at the very…


Are You Teaching Your Kids to Love God?

How do you teach your kids to love an idea? If God is only an idea in your home, chances are your kids won’t know how to love him. So, how do you…