Letting God Decide What We Do and Don’t Have Time For

We live in a culture that glorifies busyness, and Christian families are no different. Most of us can't possibly discuss plans with another family or couple without checking our family calendar, our spouse's calendar, and our kids' calendars. For many of us, if God called us to do something outside of the box, we'd have to look long and hard at our calendars to see if we could … [Read more...]

Men, We Are Not Babysitters

Men, We Are Not Babysitters

As the dad of 16-, 11-, and 9-year-old children, my wife and I have often had the need/want for babysitters, so please know that I am grateful that sitters exist. They have provided great help when we needed it and allowed my wife and me to spend quality time together when we wanted it—so this will not be a rant against babysitters! As a matter of fact, I am fairly certain that … [Read more...]