6 Reasons You WANT to be having Family Devotions!

Are you intimidated by the phrase “family devotions”?  Do you have a specific picture in mind of what that means?  Have you wanted or intended to start, but just DON’T or can’t make yourself? Or has your time grown stagnant and you need some fresh ideas? Let me give you a few reasons you WANT to be having family devotions and jump start the process. Fam Devos [Finish...]

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GamePlaying

4 BIG Benefits to Family Game Playing

Not only will you be building some family identity ("Our family plays games together") and making some memories together (remember when …), but you’ll be having lots of FUN together, too. Read on to find out 4 big reasons why game playing really is time well-spent with your kids. … [Read More...]

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Where am I Going Wrong

Where am I Going Wrong?

… and how can I readjust my course? On the frustrating days of mothering and schooling I sometimes think “Where did I go wrong?!?”  "Is anyone LISTENING to me?!?!"   Can you relate?  (For your sake, I hope not, but chances are good you can.) I was skimming an excellent article on developing work ethic in your children yesterday and felt the PANG of conviction.  Because conviction is sometimes painful, instead of embracing it, I moved on … [Read More...]

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Fam Devos

6 Reasons You WANT to be having Family Devotions!

Are you intimidated by the phrase "family devotions"?  Do you have a specific picture in mind of what that means?  Have you wanted or intended to start, but just DON'T or can't make yourself? Or has your time grown stagnant and you need some fresh ideas? Let me give you a few reasons you WANT to be having family devotions and jump start the process. … [Read More...]

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Life from the Merry-Go-Round

  Are you busy?  Doesn't it seem like everyone is busy all the time?  Life seems a bit like the blur of background of the merry-go-round.  Every once in a while it slows down enough that we can look around and ask "where has life gone?"  Have you ever asked yourself, "Who is keeping the merry-go-round spinning?" and "Why do I stay on?"  Let's break it down and see if we can slow it down long enough to figure it out. Photo Credit … [Read More...]