Marshmallow Madness: The Marshmallow Test

“Don’t be selfish; don’t try to impress others. Be humble, thinking of others as better than yourselves. Don’t look out only for your own interests, but take an interest in others, too. You must have the same attitude that Christ Jesus had.”  Philippians 2:3-4 How can twenty sticks of spaghetti, tape, string, and one marshmallowContinue reading “Marshmallow Madness: The Marshmallow Test”

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”

Marshmallow Madness: Guess How Many

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. I challenge you to spend 20 minutes a week being intentional about passing your faithContinue reading “Marshmallow Madness: Guess How Many”

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”

Teaching Character

“Train up a child in the way he should go and when he grows old he will not depart from it.” Proverbs 22:6 “Train.”  It’s an interesting word… because it can be interpreted so many ways.  To some it can mean discipline.  To others it can mean to educate, but I believe it is meantContinue reading “Teaching Character”