Important Spiritual Lessons for Children

If you are a parent, and you want to make sure that you bring your children up in as rounded a way as possible, then you need to think about the spiritual side of things as much as anything else. If you are not focused on this as well as other issues, you might not find that your children are going to be as well-rounded and ready for many aspects of life, so it is clearly an important thing to … [Read more...]

Audio: Interview with The Wise Idea Podcast

My children and I on Memorial Day Christopher Harris, the host of The Wise Idea podcast, reached out to me recently to interview me about my life as a widow, mother and minister. It was a good interview. I hope you can glean some wisdom from it. http://www.thewiseideapodcast.com/episode073lifestorieswithlaurenjones/ … [Read more...]

Partner Post: How to Encourage Your Kids to Be More Physically Active

It’s very easy for kids to become engrossed with gaming or even with talking to their friends online. Sometimes this can be good for them, but if you find that they are doing it a little too often, then it can be a cause for concern. Find a Fun Activity The first thing that you need to do is find a fun activity for them to do. The more they enjoy the activity, the more likely they will be to … [Read more...]