A 13-year-old boy's selfless act has been getting the attention of people all across the country lately. The boy's single mother and family of four had hit a rough patch and were making do without a car. Preston, an outgoing teenager, wanted to find a solution.
We all journey into marriage with our hearts brimming over with hopes and dreams. But a lot can happen between the “I do” at the altar and the years that follow. We can end up married to someone yet emotionally, mentally, spiritually and physically disengaged.
So let me ask you, are you focused on the dots in your life or on the sailboat? The dots represent the things that contribute to your chaotic life. The sailboat emerges as the steady, peaceful presence in the midst of the chaos. The sailboat is God...
A breathtaking art mural by Christian painter Ron DiCianni captures the moment Christ was resurrected from the tomb. In this video DiCianni walks us through the multi-dimensional meaning of his 12'x40' creation.
Just once, for mercy’s sake can we not be the ones pelting out the door as the bus chugs away. Just once can the toddler agree to eat out of the red bowl? Just once can we make it with some semblance of normalcy instead of melting down into temper tantrums and tears and guilt?
Each of us are to be The Fun Mom, The Organized Mom, The Pinterest Mom, The Soccer Mom, The Blogging Mom, The World-Changing Mom, and The Volunteering Mom. Never, of course, The Tired Mom, The Say-No Mom, The I-Don’t-Know-What-I’m-Doing Mom, The No-Patience Mom, or The Needy Mom. We simply are to be great and glorious at all times...right?
My mind raced with questions: Why did this happen? What did I do wrong? Could I have prevented this? The weight of these questions haunted me and left me feeling like it was my fault that my little boy had autism....