4 surprising ways your Gen Z teen behaves

4 surprising ways your Gen Z teen behaves

Originally published on Denison Forum Michael Jackson’s album version of “Black or White” begins with a dad banging on his son’s door and shouting,…


How to tackle tough topics with your kids

How to tackle tough topics with your kids

We have a twelve-year-old boy and he is now, more than ever, interested in what’s going on in the world. He wants to know about things like abortion…


Should Christian parents allow their children to see

Should Christian parents allow their children to see "Lightyear”?

Originally published on Denison Forum Lightyear, the new animated PG film from Disney Pixar releasing in theaters this weekend, is the movie that…


Helping your kids engage in Ramadan from a Biblical worldview

“Mom, he says he prays 5 times a day. What does that mean?”  Our middle daughter has made friends with a little boy in her class who also lives down…


3 ways to teach your kids a Biblical worldview surrounding the war in Ukraine

We are not born with a Biblical worldview. We are born with a sinful view.  Example: If one child is given 4 toys and the other is given 6 toys, the…


Teaching Kids to Love Their Neighbor

In the middle of a blizzard, our family loaded up a moving truck and relocated to a new home in a new neighborhood in a new city. Bundled in puffy…


Got kids in sports? Here’s how to guard your witness

Booing. Shouting. Finger-pointing. Adults getting up in one another’s faces, arguing against a call.  All this I have seen—in an elementary school…


Raising your child to be kind in a divisive world: Three ways to cultivate a selfless mindset

Every parent says life totally changes the moment your first child is born. I can confirm that this is 10,000 percent accurate. My entire perspective…


Wise and innocent: Seeking Truth during dark and chaotic times

Americans watched in shock and disbelief as thousands stormed the Capitol building in Washington, DC. Most were left with more questions than answers…