Summer Reading Programs

Summer reading programs have been a part of my life since I was able to sign up for my first library card at the age of six. Setting goals on how much to read, picking out books, reading every day, … Continue reading

The Value of Wondering…an Alternative Approach to Exploring Bible Stories with Children

As a Primary school teacher in England, my lessons were target driven and goal oriented. I had specific objectives that were measurable: Did the child know the letter A and the sound it made? If they did, we moved on … Continue reading

Songs about Heaven

10…9…8…7…6…5…4…3…2…1…Blast Off! ♫ Somewhere in outer space, God has prepared a place For those who trust him and obey…♫ Do you remember this song from your Sunday School days? I can’t find out who first wrote this song, or when … Continue reading

Having Faith When Life Throws You a Curveball

Do you ever wonder how David Ortiz of the Red Sox does it? As of 2016 his career average is .286. He’s hit 541 home runs and has 1768 runs batted in. But even “Big Papi” has his bad days. … Continue reading

How and Why We Should Bless Our Children Every Single Night…

Meet Sam, my three year-old grandson. Sam lives two thousand long miles away on the west coast, but I know he’s reminded of his grandma each night, because his mom gives him a little message from me before he closes … Continue reading