What Child is This?

I have always loved the whole Christmas season. Growing up we had a number of traditions that made the weeks leading up to Christmas extra special and I looked forward to them every year. As we head into the Christmas season I'm looking forward to the traditions we've begun to establish with our girls. I'm … Continue reading What Child is This?

Prayer Detectives

This month our Little Disciples Bible study series will take a look at prayer. Your kids can become "Prayer Detectives", investigating the 5 W's (who, what, when, where, why) and an H (how) of prayer. As in previous months, we’ll be using the “RAMP up” method with prompts to read, apply, make it stick, and … Continue reading Prayer Detectives

The Road Goes Ever On

Nine days after her third heart surgery, our little "Wonder Woman" was discharged from the hospital. We celebrated that night with play time in our apartment and delicious local takeout for dinner, but the real celebration came the next afternoon when we arrived home and the girls were reunited. Watching their sweet hug was the … Continue reading The Road Goes Ever On

Worth It

Hope has her third heart surgery tomorrow. That's not a sentence I ever imagined or wished to write about my child. For quite a while this path that she has to walk was hard for me to accept. I kept dwelling on what her life would have, could have, and should have looked like if … Continue reading Worth It