God’s Abundant Provision in the Small Things

Written by: | November 8, 2017

Counting our blessings is easy when something “big” happens in the family. Maybe Daddy gets a promotion or God provides a new family car or home. Perhaps Grandma is released from the hospital and everyone feels relief and blessing combined. Life-changing events or expensive provisions are more noticeable and...
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How to Use the Bible as a Parenting Guidebook

Written by: | October 30, 2017

There are so many books of parenting advice today. Some are good. Some are great. Some are not. It’s hard to figure out who to listen to. I’ve been a mom for twenty-eight years. I have three adult kids, and I still have seven kids at home, and what...
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9 Bible Verses To Memorize as a Family This Fall

Written by: | October 18, 2017

I know I am not alone in saying that fall is one of my favorite times of the year!  It’s the beautiful leaves, the coziness that comes from cooler weather, the anticipation of the holidays just around the corner.  But more than anything, fall is my favorite because something...
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5 Ways to Teach Children the Bible

Written by: | October 13, 2017

Teach children the Bible and build faith by incorporating one or more of these 5 simple activities in your home and family life. How many of us don’t teach our children the Bible because we feel ill-equipped? Several years ago, my daughter said to my husband, “Dad, I am...
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Pumpkin Recipe Roundup

Written by: | October 9, 2017

Like many Americans, I love Autumn. I grew up in Texas, but my love for this time of year came when I lived in New England for 4 1/2 years. The brilliant reds, oranges, and yellows that dotted the streets; the apple picking followed by applesauce, apple butter, and...
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13 Bible Verses to Help Kids Overcome Fear

Written by: | October 2, 2017

Afraid of the dark, scared of spiders, worried about thunder – these are normal kid things. And they are very real to the kids who are afraid. Then there are very big, very real fears that come from horrific events like what unfolded in Las Vegas last night. As...
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God’s Awesome, Overwhelming Design of Space

Written by: | September 27, 2017

I’ll never forget those summers at music camp in the Black Hills of South Dakota, laying on the grass in between the cabins, looking at stars you can only see far away from any city. It was the first time I remember really seeing a shooting star, followed by...
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