Saying “I love you” so they really understand!
Have you ever been surprised by your children’s reaction to something you did for them? Perhaps you brought home a small toy for your son, and he continued to thank you for several days afterwards. Continue »
How to make your speech a blessing
How many times have we praised God in prayer and in the very next moment, snapped at our kids! Continue »
This year, try the “little way” of family prayer.
Small things have power. We’re all familiar with this time-honored truth. Continue »
Here are a few positive steps you can take this New Year to become a little more like the Holy Family: Continue »
An ages-old institution faces new challenges
The front door swung open at my knock, and a young man greeted me with a hearty, "Come on in, Father! We’ve been looking forward to seeing you." The feeling was mutual. As I stepped into the living room and greeted the couples gathered there, I felt grateful for our friendship. Continue »
Four Traits that Make It Possible
Like many parents, every day my wife and I face real and challenging issues in our family. We have two teenage sons and three younger children. Like many families, our children fight and bicker. Continue »