How to Rock the New School Year!

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Every year there’s a huge push as the new school year comes round. And each year that seems to happen quicker, and quicker – at least that’s how it seems! While parents are frantically freshening up their children’s wardrobes, scheduling eye exams, and purchasing the many items needed to set their child up for another great year of learning, it’s … Read More

Here’s Another Way to Minister to Children!

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A tidbit you may not know about me is that I homeschooled my three children beginning in preschool all the way through high school. Along the way we had some memorable moments! One such moment revolved around an assignment to prepare a meal using root vegetables. Ordinarily I might have offered some guidance or advice, but on this occasion I … Read More

Funky Foundations

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The world is changing at a rapid pace! When I think about my own childhood and how talking on the phone meant you were limited to a three foot radius because you were tethered to the phone by a cord. Conversations had to be short so no one would miss a call. Long distance calls were made early in the … Read More

Do You Lead YOU as Well as You Lead in Ministry?

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I can’t speak for all airlines, but the airline I typically fly has created some clever and entertaining flight safety videos. What better way to recapture people’s attention? Let’s face it, the muffled, over-the-speaker-safety-message, along with the corresponding visual demonstration is pretty easy to tune out! One of the key instructions in the safety spiel is to secure your oxygen … Read More

Are You Suffering from Silo Syndrome?

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The past couple of years have been humming along at a brisk pace. Oh, I know time doesn’t really speed up and slow down, but it sure does feel like it sometimes! When you consider all the changes that have taken place over the past two years including two children graduating from college, one getting married and one about to … Read More