Teaching Children Theology: Jesus Loves Me

Music.  You know that song that gets stuck in your head and you sing it for the next 4 days…as you bide your time waiting for another song to take its place?! Its a small world… This is the song that never ends… Any Christmas carol… One of the very first songs that most church […]

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The Word of God in the Soul of a Child

This is where I am. Starting to train up our older son, who is almost 17months and already has the “no” word down pat! Definitely his favorite word. Trying to change it to godlfish, chicken nugget, yes, or something better than no.  Our conversations with our older right now are consisting of “God says to honor […]

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#31Days: Quote Day 15 – Psalm 127

We’ve had a busy 50+ hours in our home as we brought home our second son, Sebastian Robshaw, yesterday. What a whirlwind! Our pastor came to visit us on Sunday afternoon. This verse is what this blog post is all about: Psalm 127:3: Behold, children are a heritage from the LORD, the fruit of the […]

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Book Review: Rob Rienow’s Limited Church Unlimited Kingdom

I’ve learned over the years that there are many people out there who think they have a handle on Family Ministry, but really just know what not to do or think they have ideas.  I don’t know much about this relatively new (to the modern church world) arena, but I have found one author I […]

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Book Review: Loving the Little Years

Raves: that is all I have ever heard about this book.  And in some ways, I think those are correct. And in some ways, I think those raves fail. Where this book is strong is in its every day ideas for parenting of multiple small children.  Jankovic’s experiences she shares with her readers bring them […]

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Book Review: Give Them Grace: Elyse Fitzpatrick

Top 3 parenting books: EVER.  Give Them Grace. You don’t even need to be a parent to sit and just drink in the focus on grace in this book by Elyse and her daughter.  I finished it being encouraged in my personal life and also more to want to be a parent one day and […]

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Tedd Tripp Live: Parenting During Early Childhood

Tedd Tripp was at Sov Grace Apex this morning. First, a note about Sovereign Grace Churches. There is something about them. The people are very gracious when you walk in, very welcoming, the prayers are very grace centered – not big long drawn out theological prayers. Its very nice. I have been to this church […]

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Book Review: Come Ye Children (Spurgeon)

I wonder what it would be like to watch a video of Charles Spurgeon preaching?  We will never know thanks to the delays of technology – but thankful for the preserving of his words and how he continually spurs us on with his grip and understanding of Scripture and the application of it to the […]

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Village Church's Jesus Came To Save Sinners – Children's CD

My friend, Jared Kennedy, children’s pastor at Sojourn in Louisville – wrote a great post on the release of this new CD – which you can download for free.  So, I figured I would let him speak for it.  (Just a personal note: I received it Sunday 3rd hour and played it on the way […]

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McCulley on Sanger

I am currently reading Radical Womanhood by Carolyn McCulley.  In the chapter entitled “The Mommy Wars”, Carolyn points out some of Sanger’s bold statements in regards to planned parenthood and birth control and other “motherhood” topics. Here is one paragraph that I read to a friend today: “But right observation do not always lead to […]

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