Category: Faith in Families

Operation Enduring Sleep

We call it Operation Enduring Sleep. My husband and I, the two-member coalition in this war on sleep-deprivation, take our assignment very seriously. The mission: to transfer our sleeping toddler, Jordan, from his car seat to his bed without waking…

The Sanctity of Simple Things

Teach us delight in simple things. Rudyard Kipling As I’ve written before, I’ve battled depression for several years. Mostly, it’s under control because of my medication, exercise, periodic visits to a counselor, family support, and other things I try to…

Boys Will be Boys

  Sometimes I wonder if men and women really suit each other. Perhaps they should live next door and just visit now and then.   –Katherine Hepburn Do you ever find yourself burning with questions that have no answers? Such…

Once a Parent Always a Parent

  Don’t worry about anything. Instead pray about everything.  Tell God what you need and thank Him for all He has done.  If you do this, you will experience God’s peace, which is far more wonderful than the human mind…