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Moms and dads have a backseat view of their children’s lives when they leave the nest. Our input is sought, sometimes. Rarely is the advice taken as a directive. This is good! We raise our kids to be independent, and ultimately dependent on Jesus. Calling home at every bend in the road of life and getting instructions from mom or dad is not helpful … Read More...
Moms and dads have a backseat view of their children’s lives when they leave the nest. Our input is sought, sometimes. Rarely is the advice taken as a directive. This is good! We raise our kids to be independent, and ultimately dependent on Jesus. Calling home at every bend in the road of life and getting […]
I am guilty of allowing the world, the demands of life, and other people dictate my schedule…. Click To Tweet I am guilty of allowing the world, the demands of life, and other people dictate my schedule. I confess, I can be a driven person. One of the beautiful things about being a single mother […]
Last month, I wrote about the phrase “Man Up.” Check out my thoughts here. This month, I want to focus on how a husband can love his wife. How a husband can love his wife… @JL_Martin #1C13P #marriage Click To Tweet Ephesians 5:25 says, “Husbands, love your wives, as Christ loved the church and gave […]
Parents, how many of you are frustrated with technology and how much time your kids spend on it? Did everyone raise their hand? As a father, I am constantly trying to monitor my kids’ use of technology and this includes not only what they are watching/doing but also how much time is spent on technology. […]
Happy Summer! Tomorrow is the official first day of summer. Kick it off with this easy and delicious Cranberry Chicken Salad with smoked almonds. It’s a good recipe for even little kids to help prepare, cutting or tearing chicken into bite-size pieces, mixing salad dressings together, and adding almonds. Cranberry Chicken Salad for the first […]
Today is the day after Thanksgiving, better known as Black Friday. After relishing family time and feasting on roasted turkey, we’re encouraged to throw ourselves into a holiday frenzy. Stop! Take a deep breath. Consider how your next four weeks will be spent, thriving or surviving? The 1 Corinthians 13 Parenting Team has prepared an Advent […]
Dear Friends, Most grandparents want to be involved in their grandkids lives. Today, we have the pleasure of having author Dianne E. Butts as our guest blogger. Dianne has co-authored the book, Grandparenting Through Obstacles: Overcoming Family Challenges to Reach Your Grandchildren for Christ. Even if Grandma and Grandpa are separated from their grandchildren by various […]
Have you ever heard of the term “executive function?” Sounds like something Republicans and Democrats would argue over, doesn’t it? But in child development research, it refers to the cognitive ability of a child to set a goal, consider options, develop a plan, and make a decision. New studies suggest that children gain these highly […]
Abusive personalities are actually people with great self-control. That’s different from the picture you had in your mind, isn’t it? Controlled. Deliberate. Manipulative. This person is not out of his mind nuts. He or she is CRAZY like a fox. The abuser is very good at blaming or making excuses for his (or her) behavior. He/she intimidates, threatens, […]
Home & Holidays
Our HeartCORE Single Parent Conference in KC in January was a great success. Relevant and cutting edge information was presented. And practical ways to navigate life in the 21st century as a single parent were explored. Misty Honnold equipped men and women in how to strengthen their child’s walk with Jesus and encouraged them in […]