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 hiddenContinue reading “Search for Wisdom”

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 onContinue reading “Marshmallow Madness: Let It Go”

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 remainContinue reading “Marshmallow Madness: Be Silent!”

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’mContinue reading “Marshmallow Madness: Be Content”

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 herContinue reading “Marshmallow Madness: Build Your House”

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 intentionalContinue reading “Marshmallow Madness: Kind Words”

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 disciplineContinue reading “Free Parenting Book”

PowerHouse Routines

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 roundsContinue reading “PowerHouse Routines”