It is that time of year that we start turning our thoughts to Christmas. I love Christmas – I love the opportunity to be focused on Jesus in an overt way and I love the family memories that this time of year creates. There is no mistaking though the...read more
Yesterday I blogged about training each of our children even though they are all at different levels of skill and understanding (read blog post here). One of the ways that has worked for me is by breaking down a skill or moral truth into bite size pieces. Each step...read more
One of the challenges we face as parents when we have more than one child is to keep each individual child challenged and growing in all that we train them in – be it chores, their school work, their unique talents or in their moral understanding. It is so much easier...read more
We all know it – Being consistent is important as a parent. But we also know it is one of the biggest challenges we face – and it is one of the biggest guilts we deal with. But what does consistency look like. We tend to see it as being 100 percent the same – always;...read more
Live life with your Kids comes with the message that parenting is about relationships with our kids, about teaching and training the heart, about using the whole of life to teach character, wisdom and life skills to our kids.
Live life with your kids is phrase that describes family life – and that is the heart of my blog.
These words, which I am commanding you today, shall be on your heart. You shall teach them diligently to your sons and shall talk of them when you sit in your house and when you walk by the way and when you lie down and when you rise up.