Letting Go Requires Trust

Letting Go Requires Trust

It isn’t easy to let go of our children at any age. And yet, that’s exactly what we parents are supposed to do. Our goal, since the day our babies are born, is to raise them in such a way that they will grow up to be independent, capable adults. We know this, but it […]

Parenting is a Patchwork of Love

Parenting is a Patchwork of Love

Proverbs 1:1-9 “…and do not forsake your mother’s teaching.” Patchwork of Love and Grace It’s such a great experiment, this giving birth and raising children. It’s all mixed up with blessing and curse, glory and grief, never-ending, all-consuming, crossing generations. And the responsibility! My Grandma Ellen taught me to quilt by piecing the squares in the […]