faith, Genesis Series

Genesis 1 Very Good

  Chapter of the Day: Read Genesis 1. Meditate on Genesis 1:31: (NIV) "God saw all that he had made, and it was very good..." Terry Lynn Nichols received 161 consecutive life sentences for his involvement in the Oklahoma City bombing. One hundred and sixty-eight people, including nineteen children, would lose their lives that day.… Continue reading Genesis 1 Very Good

faith, family, motherhood, parenting, T.H.I.N.K Method Series

H is for Hide

Imagine how smoothly my morning scenario could go if I made this one change when emotions escalate. What if, instead of screaming at my children, I paused and reminded us all of Colossians 3:20 “Do all things without complaining and disputing.”? The H component is to hide God’s word in your child’s heart. God’s word… Continue reading H is for Hide

parenting

Two Paths to Discipline

It's a cold, icy February morning here. So cold and icy we had to turn our car around and head back home after a failed attempt to head to Mom's group. So instead we're here watching Cars, and I'm drinking hot coffee from a Santa mug. I'm just looking at my children as I often… Continue reading Two Paths to Discipline