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Learners Needed

“The more that you read, the more things you will know. The more that you learn, the more places you’ll go.” – Dr. Suess

I’m sitting in a Bible study on a Saturday morning.

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Continue Screen

by Briana Lawrence

As a gamer, I know how it works. You play the game until you lose, but when you lose, you get the chance to continue. 1,124 more words

Race & Politics

Secondhand Stories - "A kind of gift" from a Weekend of Wonder by Time to Shine

What happens when you bring seven older adults, three young writers from the Writing Squad and writer, performer and storyteller Malika Booker together for a Weekend of Wonder at the HEART Centre, Headingley for an intergenerational project? 640 more words

Older People

Gifts Grandparents Give

My daughter’s 13th birthday is coming up…soon. Which means I’ll be the mom of a teenager (a fact worthy of its own blog post… 932 more words

Family Ministry

Five Ways to say Welcome

Yesterday was my kids’ first day back to school. My husband and I went on a breakfast date. I attended chapel at my husband’s seminary. My house was quiet for 7 hours. 1,067 more words

Family Ministry

"An attachment perspective on grandparents raising their very young grandchildren: Implications for intervention and research."

Poehlmann, Julie. Infant Mental Health Journal 24, no. 2 (2003): 149-173.

This article applies the attachment theory to grandfamilies in which grandparents are raising very young grandchildren. 75 more words


A Generation of Jerks

Millennials could be called the “Jerk Generation.” Always finding something wrong with everything (sorry, Rio Olympics). Always criticizing one group or another. Always insisting that our way is best. 891 more words