4 Ways You Can Help A Single Parent Family This Summer

4 Ways You Can Help A Single Parent Family This Summer

  Summer is upon us. Most schools are already off, the remaining will be within the next week or so. For many, summer break means family vacations, down time, and a slower-paced life. However, for a single parent, now having the kids out of school can mean loss of...
Picking Up the Pieces

Picking Up the Pieces

  Moving in with her grandma Diane signified number eight on the list of places where 3-year-old Natalie had lived. It marked the beginning of a contentious two-year journey to adoption and Diane’s transition from “Nana” to “Mom”. She is grateful to God for her prayer...
I’m Not a Good Christian

I’m Not a Good Christian

Have you ever had someone attempt to use the Bible against you in a harmful way? Perhaps to call you out on your faith? It’s my experience that many times when someone attempts to use Scripture as a weapon, they don’t have a good understanding of it in the first...
One Man Sharpens Another

One Man Sharpens Another

Some time ago, I realized that my father-in-law has told me that he loves me more in a few months than my own father told me in 40 years. You know what? It’s still a little weird—but I’m getting used to it! We may not always show it, but men want to be affirmed, they...
Overcoming Unforgiveness

Overcoming Unforgiveness

I once heard a story of how cattle ranchers out west must go down to the watering holes on cold mornings to chip away any ice that may have accumulated over night. Just a few pokes here and there quickly break up the ice and allows the animals to drink. What do you...