Beware: Don’t Look Down on the Little Ones

  (via) Recently two of my children confessed their sinfulness before the Lord, calling on His name, asking Him to save them. And He is faithful! My heart is so thrilled that they believe and love Jesus! We have been excited to disciple them further and are enjoying many conversations about their place in God’s…

Spiritual Disciplines for Young Families

Does your family have a time of devotions together? How do you “train your children up in the way they should go,” and teach them, as Deuteronomy 6 instructs? We’re not super pious. We’re not super spiritual. But we do want to love the Lord with all our heart, soul, strength and mind (and to…

Parenting and Discipleship

Do you know what is the most consistently challenging, humbling and sometimes terrifying thing about parenting? It has to do with this statement: “It is a pedagogical truism that we teach more by what we are than by what we say. Such is the influence of personality. We learn by association with persons.” (Horne, Jesus the Teacher).…