How to Let Out the String So Your Kids Can Fly

How to Let Out the String So Your Kids Can Fly

My son’s little legs raced across the field as his kite bounced along on the ground behind him. A gust of wind caught the kite’s corner and lifted it above the grass. “Let out the string!” I called. As he released a few feet of twine, the kite caught the breeze and...
Dear Child of Mine: A Love Letter from the Heart

Dear Child of Mine: A Love Letter from the Heart

Dear child of mine, Our days are busy and full of hurry and noise. In the race to keep up with life’s demands, your heart can be left behind. I want to take a quiet moment to tell you once more why you’re so, so loved.   I love your generous spirit. You’re lavish...
Growing Through Prayer–Thaw the Ice In Your Family

Growing Through Prayer–Thaw the Ice In Your Family

Lord, winter storms and icy roads can leave me snowed in and stuck in my tracks. In the same way, stress and conflict pile up until I can’t reach the heart of my child. Warm affection grows cold, and I don’t know how to thaw the ice between us. I need your...