Going For The Gold

Parenthood remains the greatest single preserve of the amateur. Alvin Toffler I come from a very competitive family. We’re not super-outdoorsy or athletic, but just try to come between one of us and a piece of fried chicken! At our…

Nurture

“Education is simply the soul of a society as it passes from one generation to another.” G. K. Chesterton The beginning of a new school years signifies getting back into a routine, having an overscheduled appointment book, and the constant…

Freedom to Fall into the Bible

Allison Bottke, September 2008 My dear friend, Eva Marie Everson, grew up in a rural southern town in Georgia just outside of Savannah. She is married, has four children and five grandchildren, and lives in Central Florida. She taught Old…

Lunch Box Creativity

O Lord, what a variety of things you have made! In wisdom you have made them all. The earth is full of your creatures. (Psalm 104:24 NLT) A common complaint I hear from parents is the panic and pressure around…