Parenting

Artist James O'Briens' rendering of a mother and daughter in a tomato patch
Adult Children

The Dreams That Drew Her Closer to Her Adult Daughter

Was there any way she could close the gap that separated them?

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Yes Day movie starring Jennifer Garner, Édgar Ramírez, and Jenna Ortega (NETFLIX © 2021)
Movies and TV

The Movie ‘Yes Day’ Invites Us All to Say Yes After a Year of Saying No

Star Jennifer Garner talks about her first Netflix film, reclaiming your sense of fun, and how you can have a Yes Day while staying safe during quarantine. 

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Dari; Photo credit: Alex Jones
God's Grace

She Adopted the Girl from Her Dreams

God’s words reassured her that she was making the right decision in adopting the courageous child.

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Angels on a road trip
Angels

Angels at Work on a Daughter’s Road Trip

An anxious mom is reassured as her daughter invites her to take a pause from worry.

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An artist's rendering of a snow angel; Illustration by Daniel Lievano
Angels

How a Snow Angel Changed Her Parenting Perspective

She was feeling like a failure as a mother, until a heaven-sent sign reminded her what was really important.

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Simone Gordon; Photo credit: Simone Gordon
Angels

How She Became the Black Fairy Godmother

Despite her own struggles, she used Facebook and Instagram to help people in need all across the country. 

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Mother talking to son
Parenting

How to Talk to Kids About Death

Whether an admired celebrity or someone closer to home has died, kids need age-appropriate honesty to process a loss.

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Positive tips for parents and remote learning
Children

One Mom’s Positive Approach to Remote Learning

This year’s first day of school is unlike any other. Here are four tools that I’ve used in the past that work for me. Maybe they’ll help you too!

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Linsey Davis
Books

ABC’s Linsey Davis Teaches Kids to Celebrate Diversity With the Illustrated Book ‘One Big Heart’

The TV journalist and best-selling author offers a gentle introduction to the timely topic. 

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Country music legend Eddy Arnold
Motivational Stories

Guideposts Classics: Eddy Arnold on the Value of Aiming High

In this story from September 1972, the country music legend shares a lesson from his father about recognizing the good in peopleand in himself.

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