Non-Creepy Halloween Evangelism

*The full moon Friday night* 2020 has been like a long, dark night, but morning is coming. I’ve wanted to do something evangelistic for the children and teens in my neighborhood for a while, but life keeps happening. Covid-19 and the devastation it’s caused this year has taken its toll on all of us – even the children. So, this Halloween or Holy Night, I am doing something to brighten their day … [Read more...]

The Importance Of Taking Care Of Yourself As A Mother

As mothers, we often put others before ourselves. This is our way; often it is necessary. Our children need us to be selfless, and our communities need us to work hard for them. In an increasingly selfish word, it is highly important that family and community values are upheld. The mother is the center of the family, she keeps every person feeling whole, and this is vital. Nevertheless, as women, … [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...]