Who steered you? What were your influences? Whose opinion is valid and relevant? Are there parts of you that wants to go it’s own way? Steering ourselves can be difficult, so imagine if your child is …Sterring How exactly do we improve, is it consistent repetition or the love of learning or receiving reproach with … Continue reading Sterring

Love is akin to:

Love is akin to patiently waiting to serve another in something you believe in your heart will bring them joy. Akin to Pushing past fear to do something kind for another. Akin to Wrapping presents with gratitude of the ability to provide for your little ones. Love is akin to truly seeing your parents for … Continue reading Love is akin to:

Games to play together

Full conversations should be relational. learning more about each other the longer the two or more are locked in agreeable activity. One recommendation for connecting with kids is to take turns going down the alphabet and naming things in a category. For example during a 20min or more ride, naming animals or places where everyone … Continue reading Games to play together

When our words aren’t enough

For those who tried everything. Please go back to what you knew. Read the stories of Samson, David and Jesus along with so many as it was once read to you. These words are now and forever because they teach God’s laws and love and there is life in them. Make time to sit together … Continue reading When our words aren’t enough

Provision protection and presence are only a few things in being a Dad?

Linked to promises? I like many aim to be the best Dad/Parent I can be and at many times fall short. Without the Source I am nothing. Being who our Heavenly Father calls us to be, is being true to our promises. I am so inadequate independent of Him. Our children need so much that … Continue reading Provision protection and presence are only a few things in being a Dad?

Agents of you

Your little ones character is a major aspect of who they are, so what do others say about you. Can our character go before us. Yes, none of us are perfect but character is something that presents as the default. They are almost, if not impossible to hide character. Our children are living in a … Continue reading Agents of you

Inside the mind, connected to the heart

The thoughts of a man is a battle ground. Wars begin and end there! I am not sure when it exactly happened but there is sense of surrender that a man has to acquire to stay present and focused on the things that matter. I am not sure when the journey of becoming starts but … Continue reading Inside the mind, connected to the heart

Serving another

Can serving others keep us from the things that makes us ill? Serving another with determined focus has a weird way of taking us to a place of deep focus where time stands still for a moment and the reward is in completion. This is not easy to achieve is you mind is elsewhere. Those … Continue reading Serving another

Hope, faith and love

Human made in His image. Body, soul and spirit all working as one to form who we are. When does a child become anxious? Feelings of falling and grasping for air during one of the stages of sleep. Clinging to a parent as though one might be snatched away, watching or hearing stories about the … Continue reading Hope, faith and love