Top 6 Apologetics Resources For Young Kids

Top 6 Apologetics Resources For Young Kids
As Christian parents, we want our kids to have a firm foundation for their faith before the world tries to chip away at it. Research by the Barna Group has shown that in the overwhelming majority of adults, their moral and spiritual foundations were already in place by age nine.  In order to encourage our ...

How To Help Your Child Think Biblically

How To Help Your Child Think Biblically
The term “worldview” isn’t one used very often in Christian circles. But it can and should change your entire parenting style. Several years ago, my husband and I were invited to attend a fundraiser for a local Christian school, where More Than A Carpenter author Josh McDowell was the keynote speaker. There aren’t many speeches ...

Maybe Mothering Is More For Me Than Them

30. August 2016 Motherhood 4
Maybe Mothering Is More For Me Than Them
I sat there straining to hear a video I was looking forward to watching, over the shrieks of my exuberant children. This wasn’t the first time I’d tried to concentrate while being painfully aware that it was pointless, because whatever I was trying to accomplish would be trumped by the urgent needs of two small ...

Picture Book Apologetics Review & Giveaway!

Picture Book Apologetics Review & Giveaway!
Disclaimer: I was provided the Picture Book Apologetics series for reviewing and hosting a giveaway. All opinions are, however, my own and have not been influenced by the author/publisher in any way.  It’s never too early to start teaching your kids about apologetics. That may seem like a big, complicated word meant only for biblical scholars, but ...

How To Get To The Heart Of Disobedience

17. August 2016 Motherhood, Parenting 10
How To Get To The Heart Of Disobedience
These last few days have not been stellar in the obedience department. Late bedtimes and less than great food choices have combined to form some difficult attitudes in both my children. As a mom, it is my job to confront this problem head on. I’ll be honest, though, my children’s disobedience is awfully inconvenient. I ...

To My Son On His 8th Birthday

13. August 2016 Motherhood, Parenting 4
To My Son On His 8th Birthday
I can’t believe you’re going to be 8 tomorrow. Eight! How is that even possible? I remember eagerly anticipating your entrance into the world, wondering and worrying how I would mother you. As I held you for the first time, I thought to myself that I had never seen anything more beautiful. I felt equal ...

To The Mom Burdened With Endless Needs

05. August 2016 Motherhood 4
To The Mom Burdened With Endless Needs
As I folded the weekly mountain of laundry the other day, my son sat on a chair next to the bed and read his Bible chapter out loud. Among socks, shirts, and underwear, I was transported to the story in Numbers 11 where the Israelites are complaining about only ever getting manna to eat in ...