Forgiveness: 5 Steps

Forgiveness is tough. It’s a nasty thing, this business of harboring unforgiveness. Bitterness eats at our soul and cuts into our joy. We must give our kids the tools both to forgive and to receive forgiveness. Five steps toward forgiveness: Recognize the problem. Sometimes we hold unforgiveness and don’t know…  Read More

Love: Best Taught by Our Actions

Is chocolate an expression of love?

How do children learn to love? Sally stood by the window watching Ava comfort her little brother. Because it was spring, the windows were open welcoming the cool morning breezes into the house. She could hear her daughter’s words, “Don’t cry, Josh. It’ll be okay. I’ll give you some of my…  Read More