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5 Ways to Teach Your Children the Names of God

5 Ways to Teach Your Children the Names of God

My husband and I have ten children. Yes, you heard that right… we are a family of twelve –with three biological and seven adopted children! Growing up I wanted a big family, and one of my favorite things to do as a child was dream of names for my someday, future kids. I thought about

Teaching Our Children Through Parables

Parenting is hard. I think it’s safe to say that every parent can relate to that statement. So many times I find myself crawling into bed at the end of the day, completely beat. It is in those quiet, dark moments that I find myself questioning my actions throughout the day. Did I react too

When Life’s Not Fair: Teaching Your Child through Sportsmanship

“That’s not fair!” Can’t you just hear the whining and complaining in the exclamation? Nearly every parent will hear those annoying three words exclaimed by a child at some point in the child-rearing years. And more than once, I’ve responded on occasion, “Sweetie, I know. Life’s not fair.” For a few years, a cultural trend