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Dear Next Generation: Photo Albums Breathe Life Into Family History
Dear Next Generation: Photo Albums Breathe Life Into Family History
I love taking pictures, to the point where my children and grandchildren groan when it’s time to take one. Some family members are very cooperative, others, not so ...
10-3-2022
7 Simple Ways to Brighten Your Homeschool Day
7 Simple Ways to Brighten Your Homeschool Day
One of the greatest joys of homeschooling is all the fun you can have as a family. From creative projects to scientific experiments, to deep dives into all ...
10-3-2022
Consider What You Promise
Consider What You Promise
My online dictionary offers two definitions of commitment: “the state or quality of being dedicated to a cause, activity, etc.” and “an engagement or obligation that restricts freedom ...
09-30-2022
Planting These Seeds Can Change All of Us for the Better
Planting These Seeds Can Change All of Us for the Better
Often, in carrying out intentional acts of grace and goodness, we blindly give a part of ourselves to those around us. A teacher, for example, may inspire a ...
09-27-2022
Dear Next Generation: How It Was in the ’30s, ’40s, and ’50s
Dear Next Generation: How It Was in the ’30s, ’40s, and ’50s
I was born in the middle of the Depression. Two brothers preceded me, and I was followed by a sister. My two brothers were both born in hospitals, ...
09-27-2022
Raising Boys to Be Real Men
Raising Boys to Be Real Men
If you’re a young, marriageable woman these days—or even if you’re the parent or grandparent of one—you’ve probably asked the following question once or twice: "Where are all ...
09-27-2022
Being a Good Boss: Lead to Succeed
Being a Good Boss: Lead to Succeed
Go to any public library and you’ll find dozens of books on leadership. Google “leadership in the workplace,” and up pop a multitude of sites. Observe leaders in ...
09-23-2022
How Trans Movement Misrepresents Science to Harm Children: Dr. Miriam Grossman
How Trans Movement Misrepresents Science to Harm Children: Dr. Miriam Grossman
Children are being tricked into making life-changing decisions under the trans movement, with experimental procedures and unapproved medicines, according to Dr. Miriam Grossman, a psychiatrist and public speaker. ...
09-22-2022
Choosing a Good Day, for Yourself and for Others
Choosing a Good Day, for Yourself and for Others
Have you ever stopped to think about the effect that your focus has on your life? At any given time, each of us is mentally focused on certain ...
09-21-2022
‘Do Over’: Beginning Again When Things Go Poorly
‘Do Over’: Beginning Again When Things Go Poorly
As kids, we made up games with cards, balls, board games with missing pieces, and stuff we found around the house. If the game wasn’t going well, somebody ...
09-20-2022
Discovering the World by Playing Dress-Up
Discovering the World by Playing Dress-Up
Children are naturally curious; they learn by observing people and the world, imitating what they see, and experimenting by instinctively mixing in their thoughts, ideas, and feelings to ...
09-20-2022
Is Your Son Addicted to Video Games?
Is Your Son Addicted to Video Games?
Jacob was 22 when his parents brought him to see me in the office. He still lived at home and worked only a few hours per week, helping ...
09-20-2022
How to Be Content in Turbulent Times
How to Be Content in Turbulent Times
If you were asked to choose one word to describe the times we live in, what would it be? You might say stressful, intense, or exhausting—all true, for ...
09-20-2022
Careful! The Kids Are Watching
Careful! The Kids Are Watching
If you speak English in your home, your kids aren't likely to come out of it speaking Italian. Kids learn through observation and imitation. And they don't miss ...
09-19-2022
Master Your Emotions
Master Your Emotions
Many people sail on a pretty even keel when it comes to their emotions. They can become sad without collapsing in sobs or angry without giving way to ...
09-16-2022
Mental Health Industry to Help Australian Teens With Healthy Relationship Building
Mental Health Industry to Help Australian Teens With Healthy Relationship Building
Influenced by prolific social media and reality TV show, which showcase unrealistic and distorted images of finding love, Australian teenagers lack healthy role models for both friendships and ...
09-15-2022
7 Rules for Getting Along With Those You Live With
7 Rules for Getting Along With Those You Live With
Some friends of mine recently sent their oldest son to college. In the bustle of moving into the dorm, meeting new friends, and conversing with old ones, the ...
09-13-2022
Dear June: ‘What Can I Do About My Brother, a Drunk Who Gets Angry and Is Very Difficult to Deal With?’
Dear June: ‘What Can I Do About My Brother, a Drunk Who Gets Angry and Is Very Difficult to Deal With?’
Dear June, What can I do about my brother, a drunk who gets angry and is very difficult to deal with? He does not live in the same ...
09-13-2022
The Heart of Homeschooling: Advice From a Mother of 5
The Heart of Homeschooling: Advice From a Mother of 5
One of the unintended consequences of the pandemic and its policies has been the explosion of families choosing to homeschool their children. While pandemic measures have eased, homeschooling ...
09-13-2022
A Great Day Begins the Night Before
A Great Day Begins the Night Before
Most people tend to put at least some thought into their morning routine. Indeed, the way you begin your day surely affects the several hours to follow. As ...
09-13-2022
Compromising on Same Sex Marriage Debate Driving Division in Churches: Commentator
Compromising on Same Sex Marriage Debate Driving Division in Churches: Commentator
The division within the Anglican church is a result of the church’s failure to make a firm stance on same-sex marriage and decades of disagreements on homosexuality, an ...
09-9-2022
Organizing and Prioritizing Tasks
Organizing and Prioritizing Tasks
On a recent getaway with my children and grandkids, I asked my oldest son what was on his mind these days. “Fall,” he said. “Summer’s over, and school ...
09-9-2022