We have enjoyed a wonderful summer full of family fun. We have grappled with the reality that school is about to start. We have stormed the aisles of WalMart for school supplies. We have purchased clothes that meet the dress code requirements. We have met the teachers, roamed the halls and made plans to get … More The last thing I will do for my kids before school starts this year…
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My kids are filled with excitement as they anticipate the beginning of a new school year. We have bought new clothes, found backpacks that match their individual personalities, delivered supplies to their respective schools, met all the teachers……and now we wait. We wait as seconds tick off the clock. We wait with anticipation of what … More the most important school supply and none of the stores have it…..
It is almost time! In just a few short hours the hallways of your school will be buzzing with herds of students. I wanted to send you all, those who are friends and those whom I’ve never met, a quick letter to encourage you. As you know, what you do each and every day is literally … More An open letter to teachers everywhere….
School buses are tuned up, bulletin boards are decorated, floors are freshly waxed and school supply aisles are buzzing with anticipation. A new school year is about to move from theory to reality and with that reality comes both excitement and stress. If you are a parent you are likely wrapping up your summer outings, … More 5 things they won’t tell you your child needs on the supply list
My wife and I meet once a week with a close group of friends. Our goal is to simply be present in each other’s lives. Sometimes that is demonstrated through encouragement, and sometimes it is demonstrated through biblical correction. Regardless of what comes from our time together, it always proves to be fruitful…..we started as … More 3 quick thoughts on parenting