Have you ever felt surrounded by people but still very much alone? When I was 19 I had an experience that forever changed how I view friendship and our truest friend, Jesus.
The problem is the virus. The opportunity is how we respond to it in our homes. More specifically, how we choose to capitalize on this opportunity with our children. What are your intentions during this opportunity with your kiddos?
As I have gotten older I have discovered that there are two relationships that everyone has that are more important then all others. First, your relationship with God and second, your relationship with yourself. If either relationship, with God or self, is neglected, it will negatively affect all other relationships. Today I am going to … Continue reading How Do YOU Talk to Yourself?
Prepare yourselves and your families with the skills necessary to combat pornography.
This life is for the purpose of experience on a journey that started before we were born and will continue after we die. Experience can not be faked, it must be gone through. It must be had.
Last week I was frantically trying to cram in as much housework as possible in the last couple of minutes before pulling out of the driveway to deliver my kids to school. I was switching laundry over and topping off the dishwasher, while grabbing the forgotten lunch or jacket along the way. All the while … Continue reading And We Don’t Even Know It
Every time I look at that frame, I am reminded of my love for my daughter. Could it be the same for God? When he sees us in our weaknesses, His love reaches out to us.
Everywhere I look, not only is everyone working against the clock, but everyone is so busy. Busy is worn as a badge in our culture. There is an underlying belief that if one is busy then one is valuable, more valuable even then if they are not busy.
One often-employed parenting tactic to protect children from pornography is to insulate them and cocoon them. With the climate of today’s sexualized society coupled with the prevalence of technology, this tactic is a tactic to fail.Filters and monitoring are important, but the ultimate protection we can give our children is the protection that goes everywhere … Continue reading Empower Them