Be encouraged, moms and dads also. Your job is not easy because it is not a job; it is a calling. Our children are our biggest mission field. I must teach my children to love the Lord with everything. Imagine how many people we can touch if I am successful as a parent. One set of parents raised a pretty awesome son who went to a cross and changed the world. And, I don’t think they had an “Alice”, just faith in a God Who can do all things, including show all of us how to raise our children in His ways.
Sharing all my articles specifically for parents during September. Hang in there, mamas. I have taught high school English for … More
So, should I send my elementary, middle or high school child to camp? What if we don’t attend church regularly? Is it still ok? What if we can’t pay for it? Is my child ready to get away for a week? What happens if he/she gets homesick? Will he/she be safe? Are they really paying attention to my child at a beach?
These are the questions that can make any parent lay awake at night while his child is off, possibly 7-8 hours away, at some camp that they wanted to go to because ALL their friends were going. Is this a good idea?
Mother’s Day is this weekend and this blog is all about my mom. There really are no words to say … More
This Saturday my oldest daughter Rachel graduates from Magna Cum Laude from the University of Tennessee at Martin with a … More
I have taught high school English for twenty-two years. At one time, I taught a story about the legend of … More
“Letting Go”Written August 21, 2011 Last Sunday was a very emotional Sunday for me. It was my daughter Rachel’s last … More