grace

How Can Parents Love Kids by Allowing Failure?

Allowing a loved one to fail is tough, but could there be some benefit to allowing them to make a few poor choices? Judah shows us how to we can do just that and reminds us that it is indeed loving.
Allowing Failure
But He said to me, “My grace is sufficient for you, for My power is made perfect in weakness.” Therefore I will boast all the more gladly of my weaknesses,...Read more

How Can Kids Organize Life?

Organization is an effort to grow maturity in our kids...pointing them toward responsibility, ownership, and independence. Cole leads us in how we can grow our kids to be champions in this way.
Boys Prioritizing Bible Study
For God is not a God of disorder but of peace… 1 Corinthians 14:33 But all things should be done in a fitting and orderly way. 1 Corinthians 14:40 It...Read more

How Can We Love Our Kids Unconditionally?

Sometimes it is easier than others to show love to our kids no matter what they have done or are doing. Alysa reminds us how we can consistently and unconditionally love like our heavenly Father.
Unconditional Love
“God shows his love for us in that while we were still sinners, Christ died for us.” Romans 5:8 A wise man in my church was once asked, “What is...Read more

Why & How Not to Judge Others

Ever made a snap judgment you later regretted? Too often we jump to a conclusion about someone without having all the information. Jesus knows this about us and loves us enough to teach us how to grow in this area. Walt points us straight to it.
Do not judge, or you will be judged. For with the same judgment you pronounce, you will be judged; and with the measure you use, it will be measured to...Read more

Benefits of Letting Kids Live and Learn

Teaching responsibility is not for the faint of heart, however it is SO worth the effort when we keep at it. Jessica reminds us of ways we can do this hard yet very rewarding work as parents.
Coaches Rule!
You also must be ready, because the Son of Man will come at an hour when you do not expect him.” … “Who then is the faithful and wise manager,...Read more

Three Benefits of Parents Being Vulnerable

Vulnerability breeds vulnerability. It's hard to be the first to step in to that however! The benefits of parents opening up with the struggles and failures we've had as Christ followers are life impacting and great pictures of the Gospel of Jesus for our kids. Jessica shows us why we should give it a shot!
Mom and Daughter
For God, who said, “Let light shine out of darkness,” has shone in our hearts to give the light of the knowledge of the glory of God in the face...Read more

Extend Grace

When is the last time you've been SO thankful for grace extended to you? God gives it abundantly so we can too!
Playing in the pool
But whatever I am now it is all because God poured out such kindness and grace upon me—and not without results: for I have worked harder than all the other...Read more

Joy in Intentional Parenting

Parenting - not for the faint of heart and definitely not a microwaveable experience. Alice encourages us to set our navigation by what is true, and she reminds us how to sail the waters of parenting with joy. Happy Thanksgiving!
Father and sons
For the moment all discipline seems painful rather than pleasant, but later it yields the peaceful fruit of righteousness to those who have been trained by it. Hebrews 12:11 I...Read more

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