Over the past few weeks, as a parent I have been praying about how to present Jesus to my children. How do I teach them about God? Who He is, what He does, what He has done, and what He is doing? I have realized that my daughter has really great questions. Questions that I… Continue reading Perseverance, Patience, and Digging Deeper
So over the last few months my daughter and I have been having various conversations about death. Why? Because she asked! But also because some family members have passed and here or there she hears about someone dying or a bug dying or a dead animal. So as a mom, how do I explain death… Continue reading Pain, Death, and Inevitability
were the words uttered from my child’s mouth during bedtime prayers. While to some it may be crazy that these words would flow from a three year old, it really is coming from her because it first came from us. As parents we are role models for our family. My daughter takes on the things… Continue reading Pray for all the babies who are hurting…………
Words all parents have heard at one time or another. Now I admit I am a newbie to this thing called parenting. My children are under the age of four so I am definitely learning and by no means am I a perfect parent…..who is?!?!? So when my child has a power trip and feels… Continue reading NO, I don’t want to…..
So my child is asking these questions and while I can explain to an adult the reasoning and can quote the infamous John 3:16 scripture to them they may walk away with an understanding and assume they are satisfied in knowing what it states. To a three year old who is trying to understand the… Continue reading Mommy, Why did Jesus die on the Cross?
These were the words uttered from my three years old mouth as I prepared dinner tonight. Where it came from I am not sure as it almost seemed a random thought. But random wouldn’t really be the word if I stopped to think back a few days about the explanation of why the dark gray… Continue reading You know, Jesus is the Big Boss…..