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Get in front of the cycle: when our kids don't WANT to go to church

Over the years, I’ve had several parents ask, “My teen doesn’t want to come to church. Should I force him (or her)?”

It’s such a loaded question. 495 more words

It Starts With You

(Christmas) - (the noise) = peace

Each year, despite my best intentions, I find myself caught in the Christmas hamster wheel (read more about that here). I often find myself picking up speed the last couple of weeks when I should be slowing down to enjoy the true spirit of what we are celebrating: PEACE. 309 more words

It Starts With You

What can we learn from the Elf on the Shelf?

When the Elf on the Shelf really started to be “a thing,” my kids were just old enough for me to justify they were too old for such a tradition. 397 more words

It Starts With You