Along Came Katy

December 9, 2015 // 0 Comments

This was parenting lesson number three — being included at this stage is not your right anymore, it is a privilege. It is a gift and a blessing that they give you, and when you get invited, you go. [...]

My Journey: Dropping My Oldest Son Off At College

August 24, 2015 // 7 Comments

The other feeling I had when I saw that Bible on his desk was that maybe, just maybe, by the grace of God, I had done something right as a mother. One thing I've learned from my children is that their journey to faith is their own. Their own choice, their own passion, their own pace, and their own personal relationship. [...]

5 Creative Ideas to Get Your Child Involved in the Community

July 2, 2015 // 0 Comments

From an early age, we wanted our children to have an awareness of needs around them, compassion, and generosity to give of themselves. However, it is hard to know how to do that when our child is only five years old! It is also hard to balance serving with the constant busyness of school, sports, church, and family activities. Even without children, it can be hard to find the time. [...]