Thomas Jefferson said, “In matters of fashion, swim with the current. In matters of conscience, stand like a ROCK! True Success is measured by what we leave behind. Parents, you and I have a MINISTRY to raise up our children to reach their full potential in Christ. The calling on your life is not about
This past week a mother and her four year-old son showed up at the front door of Happy Home. She looked depressed and despondent and when she opened her mouth to speak she said the words that I found difficult to hear. She said, “my son just got kicked out of preschool.” As I listened,
Children should not ever have to go outside of the house to find their role model. If you know you want your child to grow up being nonviolent and able to manage their emotions, then we shouldn’t be yelling and slapping them around. If we want our children to be kind and polite, We should not
There are so many activities that we can engage our children in before the summer ends. Below are a few suggestions that I have provided to parents. When we take time to spend with our families, we build a stronger connection and children remember the experiences for a lifetime. - Have a picnic at the playground
Mealtimes must be vital in your home. That should be the one time when everyone gets together and sits down at the table without distractions. The dinner table offers a wonderful opportunity to connect with each other. When children are very young, the parent is solely responsible for what the child puts in their stomach.
Parenting is a journey not a sprint. There will be many peaks but there will also be valleys. There will be wins but also losses; some ups and some downs but through it all, Jeremiah 29:11 says; “For I know the plans I have for you,” declares the Lord, “plans to prosper you and not
The two most important words we can teach our children is “Thank you”. Life is what you make it. Be thankful for all things while you are traveling this journey. It is said that it takes 21 days to form a new habit. Every day, habitually declare to yourself the following: I am Blessed Iamfree I