Intentional Living, Spiritual health, Suffering

Constant Chaos

Season of chaos I am currently living a season in my life that seems to consist of constant chaos. Have you experienced seasons like that? Those times when everything seems to be happening at once and life just won’t slow down for anything. Now our season of chaos isn’t due to busy schedules or holiday activities. It is the season…

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Intentional Living, Spiritual health

Compassion Bloggers Trip

Did you know that Compassion International has bloggers go along with them on some of their trips to visit the Compassion children? I first learned about this several years ago when I saw a blog post from the Money Saving Mom about her trip to visit her compassion child. About a year ago I began sponsoring a Compassion child. My…

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Intentional Living, Parenting

Entitlement and our Kids, and us

Entitlement and our kids.

Living in the entitlement trap We live in a culture that leaves many people believing that having whatever we want will make us happy, or make our lives more comfortable. This belief even extends to what we buy for our children. The issue of entitlement is a big one today, and it is causing many problems throughout our country and I believe even…

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Family, Intentional Living

Parenting Surprises

I don’t know about your house, but we have a little bit of this attitude, seen here in this picture going on at our house! Our youngest is one that really likes to believe she is in charge of everything. She doesn’t like to sleep, she doesn’t like to share, she doesn’t like it when you tell her to do…

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