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On a recent visit home to my parents' house, I found a stack of papers from my second grade school year. I thumbed through the terrible drawings, misspelled words, and chicken scratch handwriting with tears of laughter streaming...

We’ve all been there. Your child comes home from school raving about their friend’s brand new car and simultaneously makes you feel like a failure of a parent. Feeling the jealousy rushing in, you ask yourself, How can her...

When I first had my son, people would say to me, “Make sure you’re taking care of you!” I always wondered how they thought I could possibly have time to do that. Between the seemingly constant feedings, diaper changes,...

It seems pretty harmless, doesn’t it? You know, that little habit you practice when no one else is around. I’m just going to visit this one website. No one will know. I’ll only stay on it for a minute anyway. Scripture...

What's Next? New ground...Increased capacity at the Paul Anderson Youth Home...More families will be touched at the Paul Anderson Family Strong Center. We will continue to do what we have done for 55 years.  We will follow...

I am thankful for laughter, except when milk comes out of my nose.  Woody Allen Laugh out loud for a moment.  It seems kind of silly to do, but try the simple exercise of making yourself laugh and note what changes. ...

My three-year-old climbs in my lap as I am typing and says, “Can I push a button, Mommy?  Can I?”  God reminds me, in a very loud voice, I am a mom.  I have watched the video of Kate Greene as she talks of letting...

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