It can feel overwhelming to figure out where to start in growing in faith as a family. Endless memory verses and character traits and spiritual disciplines to tackle, and so little time! Thankfully, we don’t have to do it all. All we need to do is to start somewhere. Over days, weeks, months, and years, our tiny steps forward all add up!
If you are looking for a way to get your whole family growing in faith together, then these simple lessons are a great place to start.
In our hearts, we want the genuinely strong stuff that can withstand all the weathering and battering that life dishes out. We marvel at the tin and oak and glass of our grandparent’s generation. “Things just aren’t made the way they used to be,” we say. But when it comes to daily reality, we settle for furniture that looks strong enough to have survived years of cuts and scratches, but is just glued together with pressed wood and thin nails.
There’s not much worse than those little round, tasteless wafers that are often served for communion. When I eat one of … More