A Gripping Moment

When my husband and I arrived at our gate at the airport, three others were there, notably a young Marine in full dress uniform. I glanced at him periodically wondering, "Is he heading home or reporting back to duty...?" He seemed restless. I was struck by how young he looked; he had to be close…

Make This Season Count

Are we going to buy diapers forEVER?   When are our boys going to stop fighting and realize they could be good friends?   Will my child ever get to have a special friend? Is my relationship with my teenager always going to be so strained? Often we won't understand God's timetable for our life…

What do you say???

Do you use this prompter?!   I know those of us with older children remember it:  We’ve given, or someone else has given, our child something – a treat, a gift, a special activity. And we wait… hoping to hear those two words - “Thank you”.  We hope he’s going to say it because it’s in him,…