More Than Enough

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In this episode of Parent Pit Stop, Kurt shares one of the most famous moments of Jesus’ ministry and reminds us that oftentimes God not only meets our needs… but gives us a little extra.

Running on Empty

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In this episode of Parent Pit Stop, Kurt talks about making sure you find time to do the things that fill your tank.

The Short & Long-Term

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The uncertainty of tomorrow, next week and next month can be overwhelming. Be reminded about how to live in the short-term, day-to-day, while keeping a long-term, bigger picture vision in mind. Start today, start now!

Eleven Ideas to Keep Your Kids Feeling Like a Valentine All Year

Valentine’s day just passed, and I’m sure you did something for your child that made them feel a little extra special…like you do every year on February 14th.  Valentine’s day is a great annual reminder of the importance of showing the special people in our lives a little extra love and attention.  But why should […]

It Takes a Village: You Need Community, and So Do Your Kids!

By Julia Bernier My husband and I were married for 5 years when we were blessed with our first child. Our son had been the reason we had committed our lives to Jesus. We were raised in secular homes where unconditional love, respect, and nurturing were non-existent. We wanted to change the trajectory of the […]

Back to School Supplies for PARENTS

While you are busy gathering together school supplies, loading up backpacks, and packing lunches…here are the top 10 essentials for your parenting backpack. Have these supplies ready before the first day of school. These supplies are in no particular order of importance BUT it is critical that you have them with you each and every […]

The Potholes of Parenting: Part 2

In this second look at the Potholes of Parenting, it’s time to take a deep and hard look at yourself as a parent. What makes you feel discontent or dissatisfied with your child? Explore the roots and unpack how to find contentment with who God made you and your child to be. [button open_new_tab=”true” color=”accent-color” […]

Parenting Beyond Your Capacity: Connect Your Family to a Wider Community

By Reggie Joiner and Carey Nieuwolf REVIEW: No matter how great our parenting skills are as individuals, single parents, or in mother-father combination, we all have limited capacity to accomplish this impossible responsibility. Reggie Joiner and Carey Nieuwhof combine forces to reveal a powerful “formula” for parenting success— orange is symbolic for the partnership between […]

Give Thanks

Give THANKS IN ALL Things “..give thanks in all circumstances; for this is God’s will for you in Christ Jesus.” – 1 Thessalonians 5:18 You’ve likely read the above verse dozens of times. But as a busy parent in the midst of raising kids, how can you remember to actually do it? In a season […]