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Raising Kids Who Will Impact the World

“You are the light of the world. a city that is set on a hill cannot be hidden. Nor do they light a lamp and put it under a basket, but on a lamp stand, and it gives light to all who are in the house. 1,108 more words

Spiritual Encouragement

5 Ways You Can Pray For Your Young Adult Children

When our young adult children leave home— heading off to start college, join the workforce, or marry— we, as parents, feel a renewed sense of urgency to pray for them. 985 more words

Spiritual Encouragement

Mardi Gras 2017

Living in Southeast Louisiana, Mardi Gras is a BIG DEAL. Its not so much what you catch but they fun times you have with family and friends. 587 more words

Motherhood

Parenting Teens: When Shocking Things Happen at Your Child's School

Like it or not, every week shocking things happen at your child’s school. Whether it’s a student who’s been caught using drugs or texting explicit photos, driving while drunk, or experiencing an unplanned pregnancy; everything under the sun goes on at school these days– even at private, Christian schools.   784 more words

Spiritual Encouragement

Equipping Our Children for Future Marriage Success

When our children are small, we parents do our best to teach them good habits and to develop positive character traits– though most of us would admit we sometimes take our eye off the ball and fall back into “getting through the week”, our spiffy parenting plan and anemic intentionality going out the window. 1,027 more words

Spiritual Encouragement

Guest Post: Prototype


I am their prototype for women.

I am a stay-at-home mom who has the propensity to do far more for my boys than I should, and in the back of my mind, I am aware that I want to teach them that women are strong, courageous, human. 775 more words