Immanuel’s Strong Suitcase

My seven-year-old son struggles in the fall. The rest of the year Matthew’s busy ADD...

Raising Resilient Children

I want to have a heart to heart with you about raising resilient children. These...

Enduring Hardship

This summer has been hard. For over 8 months Chris and I have been living...

Returning to Joy

At my son’s final swim lesson of the season, the instructor led my 7-year old...

When Things Turn Ugly

One evening after the boys were in bed I walked into the kitchen to hear...

My Return To Joy Story

I recently received a request to write an example story demonstrating what it looks and...