Search for Wisdom

Search for Wisdom

Proverbs 2: 1-11 My son, accept my words.     Store up my commands inside you. 2 Let your ears listen to wisdom.     Apply your heart to understanding. 3 Call out for the ability to be wise.     Cry out for understanding. 4 Look for it as you would look for silver.     Search for it as you would search for hidden […]

Marshmallow Madness: Let It Go

Marshmallow Madness: Let It Go

“You’re familiar with the command to the ancients, ‘Do not murder.’ I’m telling you that anyone who is so much as angry with a brother or sister is guilty of murder. Carelessly call a brother ‘idiot!’ and you just might find yourself hauled into court. Thoughtlessly yell ‘stupid!’ at a sister and you are on […]

Sticky Friends

Sticky Friends

He who walks with wise men will be wise. But the companion of fools will suffer harm. Proverbs 13:20 Play with your marshmallows, any size. Kids can do whatever they like with them, but eventually they are going to get quite sticky. Great! This week we’re praying for wisdom to choose good friends, and the […]

Marshmallow Madness: Be Silent!

Marshmallow Madness: Be Silent!

This week: Be Silent! We think even a foolish person is wise if he keeps silent. We think he understands what is right if he controls his tongue.  -Proverbs 17:28 I like the way Mark Twain (or Abraham Lincoln, the attribution is debatable) is credited for describing Proverbs 17:28 this way: “It’s better to remain […]

Marshmallow Madness: Be Content

Marshmallow Madness: Be Content

Welcome to the easiest family devotional you’ll ever come across- Marshmallow Madness! We can do this! I challenge you to spend 20 minutes a week being intentional about passing your faith on to your kids            …and all you need is a bag of marshmallows. This week: Be Content ” I’m […]

The #1 Thing Kids Need for Success

The #1 Thing Kids Need for Success

For years, parents were taught that the key to raising happy children was to do everything we could to build up their self-confidence through praise. It’s not working.

Marshmallow Madness: Build Your House

Marshmallow Madness: Build Your House

Welcome to the easiest family devotional you’ll ever come across- Marshmallow Madness! I challenge you to spend 20 minutes a week being intentional about passing your faith on to your kids            …and all you need is a bag of marshmallows. This week: Build Your House “The wise woman builds her […]

Marshmallow Madness: Kind Words

Marshmallow Madness: Kind Words

Welcome to the easiest family devotional you’ll ever come across- Marshmallow Madness! There are many wonderful devotions available, but these are for those of us ~myself included~ who have the best intentions but just can’t seem to get it together. We can do this! I challenge you to spend 20 minutes a week being intentional […]

Free Parenting Book

FREE Parenting Resource Feb 14-17! This book is perfect for busy families!  There are 8 chapters- each introduced with a relatable story that you really CAN read to the kids. The chapters are stand-alone so you can select which topic your family should work on first. Some topics are: how to stop yelling, making discipline […]

PowerHouse Routines

PowerHouse Routines

Posted by jenn on January 9, 2014 in Events

Ding! Ding! In this corner, we have “Getting out the door in the morning!” In the other corner, we have “Bed time!“ Standing in the other corner is “Coming home from school!” and in our final fourth corner, we have… “Meal Times!“ These can be fun family moments, instead of what feels like 12 rounds […]