Five Ways to Encourage Children to journal

There is little doubt that keeping a journal has long been considered a spiritual and personal discipline.  Even the Bible have hints of the journal genre–from parts of Jeremiah and Nehemiah and the psalms to first-person accounts in the book of Acts. Christian history is also fraught with examples in which the act of journaling hasContinue reading “Five Ways to Encourage Children to journal”

Caregivers: Burdened and blessed, and how to move on (Part 2)

In our southern society, it is inappropriate to complain, speak negatively, or moan-n-groan in general.  Ours is a community that prides itself on having-it-all-together and not revealing the deepest feelings with which we live on a daily basis.   As we consider this second article (of three) on how caregivers can grow spiritually, we must turnContinue reading “Caregivers: Burdened and blessed, and how to move on (Part 2)”