Category Archives: Gospel Parenting

Motivating Kids to Clean Joyfully

My home is generally littered with small land mines of lego blocks, little mountains of cut paper scraps and colored pencils, and crumbs scattered about on the floor — mostly due to the fact that the mess-makers still outnumber the … Continue reading






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Encourage Sparks of Grace

Children thrive on encouragement and desperately need it to strengthen their young faith. Lately we have had some conversations with our older children in which they express discouragement with their habitual sin and disobedience to the Lord. They desire to … Continue reading






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Why Should Our Children Obey?

We are deep in the trenches, training many young children to obey us and to obey the Lord. It takes a lot of time and effort, and I often find myself resorting to the same rebukes out of laziness and … Continue reading






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Broken-down and Needing Grace

“If you minimize in any way the the significance of the war that goes on inside of every sinner, you will tend to minimize your own vulnerability to the daily temptations that greet us all amidst the brokenness of this … Continue reading






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