Easing First-Day Anxiety


Anxiety weighs down the heart, but a kind word cheers it up. Proverbs 12:25 Mikey entered kindergarten kicking and screaming.  His mother didn’t know what more to do except drag his stiff, reluctant, five-year-old body behind her like he was … Continue reading

Nurturing the Fruit of the Spirit

  Love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness, and self-control sounds like a parent’s wish list for their children. It’s the Fruit of the Spirit. It’s not plural because we plant the seed and nurture it as one. Each … Continue reading

Be-attitudes for Building Healthy Friendships

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“Jonathan said to David, ‘Go in peace. We have promised by the Lord that we will be friends…’” 1 Samuel 20:42a (ICB) Helping our children build healthy friendships amidst the growing presence of social media can be challenging, especially children … Continue reading