• Parenting/Life

    Growth In Grace

    A dream woke me this morning. One that really stuck with me. We were at church and the children were singing andĀ  I heard some parents say that their worship is just by watching their children worship. I chimed in real quick and said, but I’m not giving up my worship! I kept saying that over and over because I couldn’t believe that they would be willing to settle for something less. Yes, I love to watch my children pray and do things that are showing their love for others, but being satisfied with watchingĀ  others’ spiritual growth is not what God intended for us as a family or individually.…

  • Parenting/Life

    Stepping Up

    1 Peter 4:10-11 NIRV “God’s gifts of grace come in many forms. Each of you has received a gift in order to serve others. You should use it faithfully. If you speak, you should do it like one speaking God’s very words. If you serve, you should do it with the strength God provides. Then in all things God will be praised through Jesus Christ. Give him the glory and the power for ever and ever. Amen.” We are all called to serve through loving others. It’s how we use the gifts that he has given us that our uniqueness shines through. Discovering that gift can be challenging and intimidating…