Our transition to full-time RV living is almost complete. We’ve broken in our new rig with a consecutive eight-week run at our seasonal campsite and we’ve begun purging stuff by selling, trashing and donating stuff. In the course of following what we believe God is calling us to do, we’ve told our story numerous times. Our […]
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At first, speaking loudly to our son got his attention and stopped unwanted behavior. Then, we had to get louder….and louder. Finally, yelling seemed to be the only thing that worked. I hate yelling. I don’t want to be “that mom.” I don’t want to have a home of strive and yelling. My girlfriend, struggling […]
Do you ever get down-in-the-mouth, you no negative? I know I do. I stop walking the sunny side of the street and allow that little rain cloud of negativity to ruin my parade. Sometimes negative thoughts creep in and hangs around for awhile until we recognize it. So when it does, how do we combat negative thoughts? […]
Peaceful parenting sounded like a dream. More than anything I want peace in our home. After all, the home is the most important place on Earth and a home that isn’t peaceful isn’t one that can be a safe haven. While peaceful parenting alluded me like a mouse from a hawk…wait, is the analogy of […]
In the early morning hours when the sun is just beginning to peek over the distant hills and the birds are beginning a morning chorus of worship, from the shadows of our woods come graceful doe. They appear out of nowhere as the sun starts to glisten off the dewy grass. One of our favorite things […]
Summer, a time of relaxation and vacation. Taking a break from structured activities and school is good. Many parents are thrilled to have a break from it all but we shouldn’t lump God into the summer break category. It may sound silly but we need to be sure we’re taking Christ on vacation with us. He […]
Welcome to the final post in our series, 4 Spiritual Keys to A Thriving Life. In the Gospels, we read how Jesus traveled and ministered along the way. He often spoke to crowds but when I read the accounts of His ministry I see such a personal connection to individuals. Jesus stopped for The One […]
If you’ve gone to church, chances are you’ve heard the term fellowship. Maybe you’ve even heard the term outside the church setting but perhaps you’ve asked, “What is fellowshipping?” The basic definition of fellowship is: a friendly association with people who share similar interests as you. It’s where mutual support can be found. You can have […]
Newsflash, leaving your child with a sitter for a date night is not a bad thing. When our son was born I had a bit of baby blues. Not full on postpartum depression but I distinctly remember feeling like the walls were closing in on me at home. This introverted homebody was in desperate need […]
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