From the Mouth of Babes

From the mouths of babes. Have you ever heard that saying? It’s a common southern idiom meaning children can speak words of wisdom, despite their age. The idiom itself was derived from the Bible.

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A Powerful Strategy against Parenting Fears 

I was a mom who struggled, worried, and fretted. Recent events in our community and the nightly news made me paranoid about the safety of my daughter. I wanted her placed in a bubble of protection that included her staying in our home as much as possible. In the midst of this paranoia, I had an alarm system installed in our home, a few anxiety attacks at the thought of something happening to my girl, and constant thoughts played out in my head… What if…?

Parenting in the Midst of the Mess! The Parenting Like God Series

Oh, the trials and tribulations of potty training a toddler. The first time my child walked up to me and proclaimed, “I need to go potty!” was a moment of success; my child was telling me she needed to potty! The training was working! My teaching was taking hold! I promptly helped her get on … Continue reading Parenting in the Midst of the Mess! The Parenting Like God Series

I Want My Children to Feel God’s Peace! The Parenting Like God Series

I hope you enjoy this post from Angie Kutzer as much as I did! Angie and I met through COMPEL, a Christian writer's training and community site. I am so glad to have her on the blog for this series, Parenting Like God. You can learn more about Angie at frommylifetoyourheart.com.   All your children … Continue reading I Want My Children to Feel God’s Peace! The Parenting Like God Series

Am I Doing Enough to Teach My Children about Jesus? The Parenting Like God Series

I am so excited to have Julie Loos contribute to this week's series called, Parenting Like God. Julie and I met through COMPEL, a Christian writer's training and community site. You can read more from Julie at unmaskingthemess.com,  and check out her social media sites listed below! Am I doing enough to teach my children about Jesus? {Tweet … Continue reading Am I Doing Enough to Teach My Children about Jesus? The Parenting Like God Series