Thinking Back to When We Were Expecting Our First…

Many moons ago…My wife and I were expecting our first child and it seemed like nothing in the world could stop us. We had each other, we had a baby on the way, I had a good job, and we had both read and practiced so much that we thought we had the birth and raising of our children nailed down. Boy was I naive!

Thinking back…

My eldest daughter just celebrated her 17th birthday a couple of weeks ago and I tell you that I am not ready for her to be going out into the world.

What’s Your Testimony? (Revisited)

On March 13, 2013 I wrote a blog post entitled, “What’s Your Testimony?”  Here is a snippet:

At dinner one evening, our pastor and his wife shared something that has transformed the way we have approached life ever since.

They told us that the Lord was establishing a “foundation of faith” early on in our marriage. They went on to explain that God wanted us to know that He is faithful and good; worthy of our complete trust, both for our marriage and for our future family one day.

8 Parenting Insights for a Great School Year

I am always amazed at the people who walk the halls at Focus on the Family.  No matter the role the play within the ministry the depth of experience they bring to our organization is simply amazing.  I am thrilled to introduce you to Julianna Buller.  Julianna is one of our Marketing Research Analysts.  A few months ago I learned that Julianna used to work as a counselor at a school.  I asked her if she would write a blog post for us knowing she had some unique insights.