Courageous Grandparenting Blog

by Cavin Harper
Restoring Civility and Respect

Restoring Civility and Respect

Do not let any unwholesome talk come out of your mouths… (Eph. 4:29) Have you ever noticed how political and social issues have a way of bringing out the worst in people. Does the degree of verbal slander between opposing positions, particularly in...

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by Oct 1, 2017 1 Comment
What Does the Solar Eclipse Reveal to You?

What Does the Solar Eclipse Reveal to You?

There is quite a frenzy going on right now with the arrival of a once-in-a-lifetime solar eclipse across the United States. It’s been ninety-nine years since the last one, so this is really a big deal. It’s been fun watch all the news stories and...

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by Aug 21, 2017 1 Comment
Grandparents and the Sandwich Club

Grandparents and the Sandwich Club

“…give thanks in all circumstances, for this is the will of God for you in Christ Jesus” (1 Thessalonians 5:18) According to professionals in the field, millions of adults between 40 and 59 years of age in America are part of the “Sandwich...

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by Aug 7, 2017 3 Comments
You Gonna Trust Me… or What?

You Gonna Trust Me… or What?

By Gary Ericson When my wife and I were still very young and newly married, God brought an older couple into our lives who became our spiritual grandparents. As should be the case with grandparents, we learned a lot from those two. In fact, a lot...

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by Jul 17, 2017 3 Comments
A Grandfather’s Heritage – Part 3

A Grandfather’s Heritage – Part 3

You are my Son, whom I love; with you I am well pleased. Luke 3:22 (NIV) The Big Story of reality begins in Genesis, chapter 1. Not only are we told that humans alone, among all of God’s creation in the universe, have been made in His image, but...

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by Jun 18, 2017 2 Comments
A Grandfather’s Heritage – Part 2

A Grandfather’s Heritage – Part 2

What if every grandfather who claims to follow Christ understood the critical nature of the legacy, or inheritance, they are building for their grandchildren, and determined to proactively live it out? I believe the impact would be so huge it would...

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by Jun 11, 2017 1 Comment