You are loved so live like it. Watch this video by Hawk Nelson, "Live Like You’re Loved”. After listening to this song by Hawk Nelson, the lyrics have been weighing on my mind. In a generation where so many young men and women are growing up without the love of a father (and as one who has shared in that journey) I have been asking, “Father…what … Read More...
I mean well. I want the best for my kids. I want to protect them from pain. I want them to be successful. I want them to be happy. [Tweet "I want the best for my kids. #1C13P #RaisingKids @LoriWildenberg"] All good things. I don't want my children to struggle. I don't want my kids to experience discomfort. I don't want them to feel rejection. … Read More...
I have to confess something. I hate waiting. You too? I don’t like to wait for my phone battery to charge. I don’t like waiting for a stoplight to turn green. Sitting on the phone listening to a recording that says, “Your call is very important to us, please stay on the line for the next available representative” will drive me crazy.[Tweet "I … Read More...
As dedicated parents, we aim to teach our kids all kinds of important lessons but is “rest” at the top of our list? As you train up your child to serve, to give, to share, to love, to forgive, etc., have you ever even thought of putting “rest” on that list? I’m being serious. Have you considered that teaching your child to rest could be just … Read More...
I mean well. I want the best for my kids. I want to protect them from pain. I want them to be successful. I want them to be happy. I want the best for my kids. #1C13P #RaisingKids @LoriWildenberg Click To Tweet All good things. I don’t want my children to struggle. I don’t want my kids […]
Single dads, please allow me to speak with you man to man here for a few minutes. I recently had the honor of participating as a breakout speaker at the 10th annual “Survive N Thrive” single moms conference in Oklahoma City. I have to say, this gave me a whole new perspective on what these […]
Never trust a person who says he doesn’t get angry — especially if it’s your partner! When God created marriage and proclaimed, the two shall become one, (Genesis 2:24) along with the oneness came the potential for fireworks. In the closeness of a marriage, it’s easy to react and become angry. The good news is […]
Inside Out is Pixar’s newest animation film. It brings the mystery of our emotions to life. #InsideOut brings the mystery of our emotions to life. #1C13P #RaisingKids Click To Tweet Many will be drawn into the genius behind all of the animation, character development, and fascinating places in the human mind that Pixar takes us. But […]
In my opinion, summertime is the best time to eat healthy. Don’t get me wrong we should strive to eat healthy all year long but summer makes it a little easier. Fruit are at it’s sweetest and no one wants to spend time in the hot kitchen cooking so we tend to eat more raw […]
Plato may have said “Nothing . . . is worthy of great anxiety” but he didn’t have to deal with the Washington, DC traffic. Driving in traffic here drives us crazy—but sometimes it’s our marriage that is stuck in the fast lane. When we have too much to do and too little time often it’s […]
Friends, We have the great privilege of having Pastor Lisa Shaw guest post for us today. She is a mom and a grandmom, who has a love for the Lord and a huge desire to pass along a legacy of faith to her grandkids. Be blessed by her warmth and wisdom. Lori & Becky … when […]
A common exhaustion point for parents is the feeling that they need to know every assignment, due dates, grades, etcetera for their child. Parents are overwhelmed with the pressure of determining the balance between enabling and giving ownership to the child with their school assignments and where to step in and assist. A great way […]
Friends, This post will blow you away. Absorb every one of these powerful words by Jeff Davidson. Jeff is the newest member of our 1 Corinthians 13 Parenting team. He is the dad of a special needs son and leads a special needs ministry with his wife, Becky (see below). Whether you have a child with special […]
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I have to confess something. I hate waiting. You too? I don’t like to wait for my phone battery to charge. I don’t like waiting for a stoplight to turn green. Sitting on the phone listening to a recording that says, “Your call is very important to us, please stay on the line for the […]