Encouragement Category

Giving Your Kids Jesus Part IV: Be Intentional

  We have talked about the importance of redefining what success looks like in our homes. We talked about how we can’t give what we don’t have — the journey of giving our kids Jesus begins with us! And, we’ve talked about the importance of bringing them along with us. The next couple of posts […]

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Giving Your Kids Jesus Series Part III: Bring Them With You

“One day some parents brought their children to Jesus so he could lay his hands on them and pray for them. But the disciples scolded the parents for bothering him. But Jesus said, “Let the children come to me. Don’t stop them! For the Kingdom of Heaven belongs to those who are like these children.” And […]

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Giving Your Kids Jesus Part II: You Can’t Give What You Don’t Have

“We are not perfect but being perfected.” “Life’s not all about you, and what you want, when you want it.” “More is caught than taught.” “You can’t give what you don’t have.” “Throw your snack wrapper away!” These are just a few quotes Casey and I often find ourselves saying…either to each other, as we […]

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Giving Your Kids Jesus Part I: Redefining Success

Friends, one of the most important things we will ever do in life is point our children to Jesus. It doesn’t matter if they grow up to be world renown surgeons, astronauts, professional athletes, dedicated school teachers, or millionaires…if they don’t have Jesus, they have nothing.  Give your kids Jesus. Present the gospel in your […]

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The Day After Easter

The day after Christmas is always a hard day. We spend weeks building up to Christmas Day, and then…its over. The planning, anticipation, and excitement are gone. Finishing the last of the left overs, clearing up the decorations, finally taking down the tree…to be honest…it can take several weeks to get over Christmas being over. […]

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