The pandemic, which took many by surprise, is going on longer than most of us expected. Many people are struggling with fear, frustration, and fatigue due to COVID-19. Do I have it? How long is this going to last? When will we get back to normal? Will we EVER get back to normal? If you’re … Continue reading 7 Ways to Find Peace During COVID-19
There’s a guy who used to work at the Good Will by my house named Kyle. I don’t know if he’s a Christian or not, but I suspect he is. Every time I drop stuff off there he always has a big smile on his face. Even when things get crazy and cluttered, Kyle doesn’t … Continue reading Honoring God in the everyday, every day
Growing up, I couldn’t wait for summer to come around. No school. Day camps. Sleeping in. Swimming. TV. Movies. It was a blast! As a parent, summer has a very different feel. On top of the normal, day-to-day responsibilities of work and home, there’s the stress of figuring out what the kids are going to … Continue reading 4 Ways to Create a Summer You AND Your Kids Will Love
Recently I saw a mom do something amazing for her kids. She just finished setting up a birthday party at the pool where I live. All of her kids were swimming and they begged her to jump in. At first she hesitated, but then she dived in, clothes and all. When she came up out … Continue reading Want to Be a Better Parent? Do More Stuff Life This.
I couldn't believe how bad I did on the test. I had been practicing for weeks. I read through the handbook cover to cover. When I pulled up to the DMV there wasn't a doubt in my mind I would be pulling out of there with my driver's license. So I was pretty surprised when … Continue reading One Helpful Tip to Deal with Anxiety
I've always had a love/hate relationship with swimming. As a kid, I loved to swim. If my parents let me, I would've spend all day, every day at the pool. It was, and still is, one of my favorite activities. The part I never look forward to is adjusting to how cold the water is. … Continue reading One Way to Understand The Bible Better