3 Questions to Ask a Child Who Has Done Wrong

3 Questions to Ask a Child Who Has Done Wrong

/
Note: You may want to read the full blog post on this topic called How to Cultivate a Heart That Obeys: Strategies for Dealing with a Whiny, Insolent Child first. Proverbs 6:23 says, “Correction and…

Thoughts to Make Your Heart Sing

/
I know there are many of us out there who love to sing the praises of The Jesus Storybook Bible by Sally Lloyd-Jones, especially the new collectors edition (at right) that includes the audio version.…

Top 6 Bibles for Young Kids (+ Review of "Read Aloud Bible Stories")

/
Disclosure: Some affiliate links included. When you purchase through these links, you support our blog. Thank you! If you’re a parent of young children and want to begin teaching them to love God…
A Praying Life by Paul Miller

Best Parenting Book I've Read Lately: A Praying Life by Paul Miller

/
If I'm totally honest with myself, a book about the topic of prayer would typically make my eyes glaze over with boredom.  Or is it my heart glazed over with cynicism? Note: Some of the links in this…

4 Mistakes I’ve Already Made As a Parent

/
One of my fears in writing a blog called Thriving Home and that sometimes speaks to parenting issues is that you’d get the ridiculous impression that I somehow have my act all together as a mother. …

Babies with Acid Reflux: Help for Moms

/
I survived having a baby with acid reflux. I don't use the term survived lightly, nor would other moms whose kiddos had reflux. But we made it. Kicking and screaming, we made it. And now we have a happy,…

On the Job Meditations for Moms

/
A dark, short silhouette hovers over you and whispers "Mommy. Why are you still asleep?"  You mutter a dry throat grunt in response, while your hand searches the end table for your glasses forged in 1999. …

A Must-Read for Moms: Loving the Little Years

/
Note: We are a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for us to earn fees by linking to Amazon.com and affiliated sites.…