Life: Learning Intensified through Futile Experiences

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Life: Learning Intensified through Futile Experiences. Life lessons are inescapable. There are things in life that we all must learn. Fortunately, we have the privilege of choosing our teacher.

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Influence: Leaving an Imprint on the World one Child at a Time

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Influence is something that takes place in all of us. Leaving our impressions on others and being impressed upon is an exchange that takes place continuously throughout our lives. It’s impossible to exist without our good or bad influences playing a role in the lives of those around us. Continue reading

Prayer that has turned to Apathy toward God in the Mind of a Child

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Prayer is something that we as Christians should be doing continuously. An active prayer life and an ongoing relationship with God is something we strive for. But what happens in the mind of a child when God never seems to answer his prayers? Continue reading

Prayer that has turned to Apathy toward God – Part Two

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I’m writing this post as an addendum to the one I wrote earlier this morning about my son Jordan and a prayer we prayed last night. If you’ve arrived here first without reading the post that this article is referring to, you may want to read Prayer that has turned to Apathy toward God in the Mind of a Child first, so that this post will make more sense to you. Continue reading

Effective Grandparenting: Dealing with Pregnancy out of Wedlock

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Parenting can be stressful. As a parent, I have expectations for my children. I want them to have great lives and I want them to make good choices. Most parents want these things for their children. Continue reading

Hypocrite or Godly Parent – Which are you?

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Hypocrite is a title that most parents try to avoid at all costs. As parents, we aren’t perfect. It took a lot of teaching, training and experience for us to get to where we are today in our parenting. Continue reading

Parenting the Strong Willed Child – FaithsMessenger.Com

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Parenting can be one of the most rewarding and one of the most stressful jobs that a parent can undertake. Kids today are extremely smart. In fact, I think we have a pair of the smartest kids ever born. Continue reading

Parenting through Embarrassing and Uncomfortable Situations

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Parenting is by far one of the most difficult jobs around for most people. Let me clarify, parenting is difficult. Having children is easy. There is a distinct difference between the two. Continue reading