Do You Know if the Bible Really Says That?

Do You Know if the Bible Really Says That?

Have you ever heard someone quoting the Bible – or saying they were – and yet you weren’t really sure if the Bible really said that or not?  If we love God, and his word, we need to know what it says – and what it doesn’t say. There are a...
Celebrating Easter is all about Jesus

Celebrating Easter is all about Jesus

In the next month the Christian church takes time to specifically remember the death and resurrection of our Lord, Jesus Christ. The expressions of this celebration (for I do see it as a celebration) has been over-taken by commercialism and the secular world. But it...
Are you a Fair Parent? Do you have to be?

Are you a Fair Parent? Do you have to be?

One of my favourite posters I’ve seen on Pinterest redefines being fair. (poster)  It says:  Fair isn’t everybody getting the same thing:  Fair is everybody getting what they need in order to be successful? It is a very good definition but more importantly I...
What does your Child Believe?

What does your Child Believe?

Several years ago I started to study the phrase “capture your child’s heart” – it seemed as if it was the catch phrase in parenting and yet I wasn’t sure I could articulate what it meant – regardless of all my reading. I discovered that the word heart, when used in...
Are Manners Really that Important?

Are Manners Really that Important?

As we sat around the table I asked my kids, ‘What are the top 10 manners that you have to learn?’ They pointed out a very interesting idea: manners are culturally relative. That means what is considered good manners in one culture could be considered rude in another...

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