Category Archives: Parenting 101

“Raising rugrats for Jesus! ”

Today is the BIG DAY…Don't Miss Out!

Don't forget…today is the BIG DAY! The BOOK BOMB on AMAZON and launch of One Million Arrows: Raising Your Children to Change the Word! We need everyone to help to make this day a BIG SUCCESS!

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Super Mom to the Rescue!

I love the fiercely protective love of a parent. Sometimes it can be totally, insanely stupid, too. Desperate even. Like the time I felt sorry for my daughter after she made some mistakes on her high school basketball team. Big Mama, donning my "Super Mom to the Rescue" cape, ran down 20 rows of bleachers… Read the rest of this zany entry!

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Ignore Your Kids and…They'll Go Away

When I was a kid, my dentist had an unforgettable poster up on the ceiling that I stared at every time I got my teeth worked on: "Ignore your teeth and they’ll go away." But now, there’s another priceless asset whose neglect carries the same result, only it’s a much more devastating loss. It is the hearts and minds of our children.

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Yo Daddy is Waiting

I learn the most about my relationship with God through being a parent. I have spent recent years, sadly pining for my two teenage daughters to throw me some crumbs of time and relationship. They are so wrapped up in their teenage lives, sometimes they forget I share the same planet. Brutally convicting, isn't it?

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Getting an A on the B Team

Today I talked to my teenage daughter who is feeling the disappointment of not being chosen for the A volleyball team at school. There's that part of me, like every parent, that wants to talk to the coach about the mistake she's making. Really, my daughter is that good. But maybe there's a lesson to be learned from this experience…for both of us.

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