A Rule reminds us of who we are and what we want.
I was married on January 14th of this year. Lent arrived not long after.
If we recognize God in our lives, we must acknowledge Satan, too. This post explores how we talk with our children about Satan, and how we recognize Satan working in our lives.
My attempts to modify others’ behavior during the six weeks before Easter haven’t really been any more effective than my mother’s were.
How will you begin your Lenten season? Miriam McKenney talks to her teens about their Lenten disciplines and reflects on the importance of taking children to Ash Wednesday worship. When we honor and face death, we prepare ourselves to be welcomed in to new life in Jesus.
In Saul I recognize the passionate energy of my own boys and many other children I’ve worked with over the years.
Participation in Lent Madness can be turned into a family ritual, like lighting the Advent Wreath at dinnertime or saying bedtime prayers together.
Human beings break their promises. But God doesn’t break promises to us.
Jesus builds his church on the confession of a man with a sketchy record when it comes to firm faith.
This is the struggle of our time: disconnecting our children from devices and connecting them with the embrace of a loving, Christian community.