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Being Refreshed…by Refreshing Others

Note: Laurel Joyce Griffith frequently writes here on faith and parenting. She left last week for the trip she is describing here. After you finish reading this story, please check out her blog and catch up on trip updates… This weekend I leave for Haiti, where I’ll be serving with a mission team from Daphne […]

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Looking For Heroes In All The Right Places

  We use Affiliate Links in many posts. It allows us to keep our site up and running smoothly. You can find more info on our Affiliate/Disclosure Page. Thank you so much for your support! I’m dating myself with this brief trip down memory lane. In my third grade classroom biographies filled our shelves. I read them all […]

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5 Ways to Keep Your Kids Reading This Summer

This week I unpacked my collection of children’s books. In the process, I couldn’t resist opening the covers and turning a page or two. I remembered when my little boys argued over who would sit in my lap and snuggled close so they could see the pictures. A Mother for Choco delighted the busy toddler; Commander Toad made the kindergartener chuckle […]

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Permission to Speak

A few of us have deep relationships that span decades— all the way back to the days of braces and sleepovers. Some of us have friends scattered across the country and we continue to make the effort to stay connected and involved in each other’s lives.

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