Book Review: Parenting

I’m only half-joking when I claim that I was a better parent before I had kids. For a long time, I was convinced that finding the right method would give me a guaranteed result. Oh if only that were true! I still read plenty of parenting material though, and the title of Paul Tripp’s book, Parenting: 14 Gospel Principles That Can Radically Change Your Family, caught my eye.

Redeeming Love

“You, Lord, took up my case; you redeemed my life.” – Lamentations 3:58 NIV I am broken inside. All of us are, truthfully, no matter how put-together we appear on the outside. We work hard to impress people, whether it’s our employer, our friends, or our family. We desperately seek validation from people, only to discover…

Four Years of Grace

They say that time heals all wounds. I’d have to disagree with that particular sentiment. Of course, the passage of time does tend to change our perspective. Given enough time, we do learn to live with things that seem almost unbearable at the start. It’s been four years since Mom died. I still miss her….