You are currently browsing the tag archive for the ‘Parenting’ tag.

…and, while we’re at it, let’s ditch Fathers’ Day as well.

Read the rest of this entry »

Dear Mom,

Thanks for your letter.  https://wonderoak.com/2017/01/09/dear-kids-when-im-not-good-at-this/#more-17901

Read the rest of this entry »

William Paul Young made a provocative suggestion about the translation of Proverbs 22:6 in the last section of notes posted yesterday, which I have taken out and commented on separately here.

Read the rest of this entry »

My father died on 3 November 1983. I was 29 years old; he was 73, just 12 years older than I am now.

Read the rest of this entry »

It is tempting on Mother’s Day to wax eloquent about the virtues of mothering, spinning out a beautiful vision of the noble calling of motherhood.

Read the rest of this entry »

While it is certainly rewarding and fulfilling, being a parent is also one of the most challenging jobs I have ever undertaken.

Read the rest of this entry »

Five years ago an event took place that, while it may have lacked earth-shattering historical significance, had a deep impact on my personal life. Five years ago I welcomed the extraordinary gift of my first grandchild.

Read the rest of this entry »

At the age of fifty-eight, with two luminous daughters successfully launched into adulthood, and two charming grand-daughters navigating the exciting terrain of early childhood and a third only days away, it feels as if it might be safe to assume that my major parenting blunders are behind me.

Read the rest of this entry »

Dr. Stuart Crisp FRCPCH FRACP is consultant paediatrician, a the Orange Base Hospital, in Orange, Australia. In addition to his duties at Orange Base Hospital, Dr. Crisp writes for the “NetDoctor” at: http://www.netdoctor.co.uk/

Read the rest of this entry »

We are trying to give their parents a brief respite from the unrelenting onslaught of nearly two weeks of flu, now infecting the entire family – hacking cough, achy body, fever, nausea, headache, congestion, respiratory difficulty, sleepless nights.

Read the rest of this entry »

Categories

Enter your email address to subscribe to this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.

Join 458 other followers

Donate

This blog is supported by St. Philip Church. To support our ministry, please click here .

Recent Posts

Archives

You have set my feet in a spacious place ~ Psalm 31:8

Pre-April 2010 posts: http://inaspaciousplace.blogspot.com/

%d bloggers like this: