Tag archive: children

A Dance To Remember

A Dance To Remember

I recently saw a YouTube clip of a young boy dancing. While he wasn’t even five foot tall he danced way beyond his years. I’m no technical dancer but the way he moved his body and controlled his muscles was incredible. He kept in time with the music beautifully and told a story with his…

Missing The Point

Missing The Point

I was recently building a train track with our almost four year old. Growing up in an all girl family I never had a train set. Besides, Thomas the Tank Engine hadn’t made it big yet! I found my imagination didn’t stretch far enough for Lego when I was young, but with trains there’s enough…

Enjoy Every Stage

Enjoy Every Stage

I have lost count of how many people have said to me that my children will grow up too quickly. As I’m holding my baby people will oooh and ahhh and then say, “Enjoy it while you can, they grow up so quick.” To be honest, I haven’t found this advice very helpful. There is…

The Best Excuse

The Best Excuse

No one is better at excuses than a child who should be in bed. Exodus 11:1-10 Reference: “Moses and Aaron performed all these wonders before Pharaoh, but the Lord hardened Pharaoh’s heart, and he would not let the Israelites go out of his country.” Exodus‬ ‭11:10‬ ‭NIV‬‬ Explore: We’re all good at making excuses for…

A Family Reunion

A Family Reunion

The children came running back into our home like it was a family reunion Exodus 2:1-25 Reference: “Pharaoh’s daughter said to her, “Take this baby and nurse him for me, and I will pay you.” So the woman took the baby and nursed him.” ‭Exodus‬ ‭2:9‬ ‭NIV‬‬ Explore: With fostering children I always say you…

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