Young Prayers

Young Prayers

Preschool-aged children are my favorite. I know I am supposed to love all the kids equally, but I just can’t help preferring the honest and clueless 3-to-5-year-olds. They are excited to learn about almost any topic, and then will tell you about the time their brother...
Hearing God

Hearing God

I have three children–all under five years old. One aspect of growing up is learning the social skills needed to get by. One such skill that my wife and I are trying to teach our eldest is that it is rude not to reply when someone is speaking to you. Our...
A Resolution Worth Keeping

A Resolution Worth Keeping

Several years ago Tara (my wife) discovered an idea that was a bit different than the traditional New Year’s resolution. Instead of a list of impossible goals, she chose one word that would be a focus for the year. Some of those words have been kindness, happy, joy,...