Forever is a Long Time: Instilling Confidence in a Child’s History of Hurt

Photo Credit: Michaela Faith Photography We walked through the store. Filling the cart with brightly colored packages. Happily crossing items of my list. M skipped and sang his way through the store, next to me. My hand was on a can of tomatoes. “Momma? Will you always be with me?” “Always be with you for what?” I asked, the meaning of his words lost amidst the whirl of … [Read more...]

Kid Friendly Easter Cards

  Easter is a holiday filled with mixed emotions for me.  There is the sadness of Jesus dying on the cross for our sins.  The pain and agony He went through just so we could be forgiven.  I think of His friends and family watching helplessly as He was killed for being our Savior. Three days later though as He proclaimed to his disciples, He rose from the … [Read more...]

Raising Godly Children

  But as for you, continue in what you have learned and have become convinced of, because you know those from whom you learned it, and how from infancy you have known the Holy Scriptures, which are able to make you wise for salvation through faith in Christ Jesus." 2 Timothy 3:15-16 This encouragement offered by Paul to Timothy strikes a chord … [Read more...]