Saturday Morning w/My Beloved

We cancelled the Upward Soccer games this past Saturday due to the freezing temps and wind chills down to the 20's.  Instead, we were blessed to be able to sleep in, then build a fire and enjoy cinnamon rolls and coffee all morning long.Yup, I could really get to enjoy Freeze Warnings!

7 Challenges to Strengthen Your Child’s Relationship with God

If you’re worried about your children’s relationship with God, you’re not alone!  Parents are far busier these days than they were thirty years ago.  What does our bustling lifestyle mean about our children’s relationships with God?  The bottom line is probably scarier than we’d initially think.  One child expert puts it this way:“Parents used to …

North Carolina

So the week of October 8th I was fortunate enough to travel to Ridgecrest, North Carolina. this confrence center is nestled in the Smokey mountains of central North Carolina.It was a great week of rest, recharge, and reflection on what my purpose is in ministry. Here are some pics from that week.Smokey Mountains at DuskField …

Five Proven Practices to Establish Your Name at Work

Just recently I returned from a Children's Ministry conference in North Carolina. The Keynote Speakers were tremendous and the Breakout Sessions were very productive.Talking to other Children's Ministry Pastors and Directors made me see a pattern in how and why they did this crazy thing called ministry.  I began to see a pattern in work …

What is happening to my precious baby??

It seems that as of recently I have been asked about what is happening with these children of the ages 2-4. They seem unruly, out of control, without manners, and totally disrespectful.  You know what my answer is..."Yes."I love the way John Rosemond describes and directs this mother who feels that her child is uncontrollable.Here …