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The Battle Belongs to the Lord. 1 Samuel 17:47

I stood toe-to-toe with my son of 13 years and continued to say the same sentence in different ways as I responded to his angry, demanding words, often bitter personal accusations in my face. 706 more words

Family Relationships

Intentional in the Family Battles

We have to talk about arguments!  I realized a few years ago there had to be issues in my own immediate family that could vent ugliness at the worst possible times ahead.   563 more words

Family Relationships

Intentional In the Tension of Choice

What a wonderful feeling to sit down for a break and know some responsibility is done and done well! I just cleaned my whole house, something that for years has been a major accomplishment, but because it is an RV it only took 30 minutes! 728 more words

Family Relationships

A Calming Presence... Response Ability (responsibility)

“Mom”, I hear the distress call from my granddaughters’ room and stop what I am doing to go assist in some little crisis. There stands my daughter in the middle of the room looking at me with the face of despair. 463 more words

Family Relationships

Amplify Others- Kids who demonstrate this every day at Tadlock!

The second character lesson, “Amplify Others”, was last Friday and the students who were nominated as kids who make someone stronger with their words.
Congratulations to these kiddos!  151 more words

Character Lessons

Plug in to Serve

A huge part of the Boosterthon program is the character building program that is incorporated daily into the “Team Huddle” that each grade level attends.  In addition to recognizing  children for the pledges they raise, we are also recognizing children who exhibit each of the 5 character traits.  203 more words

Character Lessons

Leo the Lightning Bug

By Eric Drachman   /   Illustrations by James Muscarello

  • Hardcover: 32 pages
  • Publisher: Kidwick Books (November 18, 2005)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0970380909
  • ISBN-13: 978-0970380906

This CD audio book tells the tale of Leo, a young, little lightning bug, who’s light won’t light.   422 more words