Children

A quiet place to listen to God.

A Listening Place

God gave us one mouth and two ears. Should we listen twice as much as we speak?

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Comedian Jim Gaffigan takes inspiration from his wife and five children

Jim Gaffigan: Stand-Up Dad

For this popular comedian, fatherhood is the funniest and most inspiring job in the world...and the most humbling.

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Dayton helped his mom see things with fresh eyes.

The Wonder of Children

A stay-at-home mom is in awe of her 3-year-old who wanted to spend the day taking in the creative works of Pollock, O'Keeffe and Calder. 

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A mother holds her sick daughter

A Mother Knows

Medical professionals sometimes discount a mom's gut feelings about her ailing child, but those hunches are often well-founded.

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Comedian and actor Danny Kaye

Guideposts Classics: Danny Kaye on the Gift of Love

In this story from September 1963, the beloved comedic actor shares a lesson he learned about the nature of parental love.

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Baby Leo

A Father's Love

Samuel Forrest was faced with a tough decision: Give up his newborn son or lose his wife. 

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A mother homeschools her son and daughter.

Homeschooling with Prayer

Here are some practical tips for homeschooling using the PRAYER method.

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A little boy with a bug

When Interruptions Happen

A homeschooling mom learns to prevent some interruptions and embrace others.

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Karen Valentin and her two sons cooking dinner

Losing the Flavor

This single mom worries her kids are missing out on their rich heritage

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True beauty begins with an inner passion. Photo from 123RF(r).

3 Ways for Teens to Cultivate True Beauty

How to get past the media message and delve into something deeper with your daughter.

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Isaiah is growing muscles–inside and out.

Spiritual Muscles

A mother marvels as her boys grow physically, intellectually but especially spiritually. 

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Shawnelle's youngest son, Isaiah

A Matter of Trust

Believing that God will always be here as a young son grows and changes.

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