Category Archives: Parenting

“For Everything There Is a Season….”

For everything there is a season, and a time for every matter under heaven: a time to be born, and a time to die; a time to plant, and a time to pluck up what is planted; a time to … Continue reading

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“Out of the Mouth of Babes….”

And Jesus saith unto them, Yea; have ye never read, Out of the mouth of babes and sucklings thou hast perfected praise? (Matthew 21:16b KJV) I have written before in this space about our long period of childlessness and our … Continue reading

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Fourteen New Year’s Ruminations for 2014

In the nearly eighteen months that I have been “blogging” I have already discovered that an occasional break from my weekly writing schedule is necessary and helpful. Indeed, this post comes in the middle of a “scheduled but unannounced” hiatus … Continue reading

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Thoughts for My Son’s Birthday

This week’s post originally appeared as a Facebook “Note” on November 23, 2011. It has been edited and slightly expanded for use here. Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, who hath blessed us with all … Continue reading

Posted in Adoption, Covenant Theology, Parenting, Theology