On January 23, our second daughter, Eden, entered the world after five short hours of labor. My husband, Nick, and I rejoiced over our sweet little baby and the blessing of being parents to two little girls. Nick is most definitely outnumbered by ladies in our home. As we enjoyed our newest bundle of joy,… Read More»
Free eBook available of How to Talk to Your Kids about Pop Culture at: https://sites.google.com/a/axis.org/axisresources/free-axis-ebook To Disciple or Not to Disciple My Kids… It’s no secret that today more than any other era in history parents are facing steep competition for being the primary teachers and disciplers in their children’s lives. Things like movies, video… Read More»
What is Fighter Verses? Fighter Verses is a five-year Bible memory program which is designed to encourage believers to fight the fight of faith by memorizing God’s Word. It is both a collection of verses compiled by Children Desiring God and a system of tools intended to help individuals and families memorize those verses. The collection of verses can… Read More»
Most of us recognize the value of consistent bible reading. It not only starts our day with a heavenward focus and helps us put the events of the day in perspective, but it also draws us closer to our creator based on how He has revealed Himself. Often, the challenge is to be consistent in… Read More»
I am reminded of the dentist that prepared a twenty-minute presentation on the importance of flossing daily. It was a thorough and impassioned speech; full of examples, compelling true-life stories, and everyone who attended got a free box of floss. The dentist was a lot like the earnest attorney that had a ready-to-go presentation on… Read More»
One time I walked into the wrong movie theater, where the movie I had paid to watch was already halfway through. A sea battle was ensuing with swords clashing and cannons blasting in surround sound. The audience gasped as they watched their beloved characters struggle to survive. As for me, I sat with cold indifference…. Read More»
Photo credit: Richard Paul Kane / Shutterstock.com I have been in Joe Paterno’s shoes many times. In case you have been off visiting another planet, the storied coach of Penn State’s football program agreed to retire at the end of the season amidst allegations that he should have done more when he received a report… Read More»
Allow me to recommend “Shepherding a Child’s Heart” with my highest commendation. Whether you have children or not, this book will benefit you. If you teach children on a regular basis, this book will benefit you. If you spend most of your days with children, this book will really benefit you.
The Jesus Storybook Bible is different from any other story Bible that I’ve encountered, because it’s written almost like a novel. Every individual story is included for a reason and is told in such a way as to bring out one major plotline: the plot of God’s beautiful redemption of His beloved people.
YouVersion kinda blew my mind. I heard about it because a few friends mentioned that they used it. I downloaded the app to my iPhone (YouVersion isn’t just an app for devices; you can use it on their web site too), but, I have to be honest–I am an apps junkie, so I tend to download more apps than I… Read More»