And a Little Child Shall Lead Them: Getting Children Involved in Outreach Ministry

My children and I recording our Bible lesson. Early in the Covid-19 pandemic and quarantine, I felt led to spend time in worship because stress and anxiety became too much. I went downstairs into my living room, turned on my television to YouTube, and played my favorite worship and praise songs. A few minutes into my worship session, my children migrated downstairs and sat with me. Eventually, … [Read more...]

Confident Kids: How Parents Can Raise Confident Children

Teaching children how to be confident in themselves requires balancing a few contradictory ideals, but if done well, it leads to children that will learn the value of hard work, and the value they place in their skills. When it comes to raising confident kids, parents need to find the right balance between a few conflicting ideals: discipline vs. growth, encouragement vs. safety, correction vs. … [Read more...]

How To Make Sure Your Children Feel Loved And Cherished

Image Source Your children are, quite obviously, the main thing in your life. You never really feel a sense of such love until you become a parent. It’s difficult to describe because it only ever reaches you when you meet your child – or, in many cases, when the pregnancy is confirmed, and you’re fully aware that there’s a bun in the oven.  If you’re already a parent, then you’ll know … [Read more...]