What is that I See?

Psalm 19:1: “The heavens declare the glory of God; the skies proclaim the work of his hands.” A beautiful sunrise, a baby’s first smile, the sun shining through trees against a backdrop of newly fallen snow, the multi colors of autumn leaves, the different shades of green mixed together in the summertime trees, leaves, andContinue reading “What is that I See?”

Christmas: Ritual or Relationship?

Luke 2:17-18: “When they had seen him, they spread the word concerning what had been told them about this child, and all who heard it were amazed at what the shepherds said to them.” Christmas has always been my favorite holiday of the year.  I feel very blessed because most holidays are celebrated for oneContinue reading “Christmas: Ritual or Relationship?”

Definition of True Friendship

“True friendship, according to the Bible, involves loyalty, sacrifice, compromise, and yes, emotional attachment” (GotQuestions.org).  “It’s been said that everlasting friends go periods of time without speaking and never question their friendship.  These friends pick up phones like they just spoke yesterday, regardless of how long it has been or how far away they live,Continue reading “Definition of True Friendship”

Variety of Packages Under the Christmas Tree

Romans 12:4-5 “Just as each of us has one body with many members, and these members do not all have the same function, so in Christ we who are many form one body, and each member belongs to all the others.” If your family is anything like mine, there is a reason for which wrappingContinue reading “Variety of Packages Under the Christmas Tree”

Stretching Without Breaking – The Other Side of the Story

Psalm 103:13-14:  “As a father has compassion on his children, so the Lord has compassion on those who fear him; for he knows how we are formed, he remembers that we are dust.” Last time we talked about the important ways to help your child stretch in order to achieve the independence and maturity requiredContinue reading “Stretching Without Breaking – The Other Side of the Story”