Courageous Grandparenting Blog

by Cavin Harper
What’s a Grandparent To Do?

What’s a Grandparent To Do?

The lifestyle changes we have all been forced to adopt for ourselves in these last few weeks have made most of us, in locked down communities, at least in locked down communities, face a new kind of disconnectedness. For example, it no longer...

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by Mar 28, 2020 No Comments
Let’s Keep Things in Perspective

Let’s Keep Things in Perspective

I have you engraved on the palms of my hands… (Isaiah 49:16) Let’s be honest. These are trying times. The COVID-19 pandemic may be the first long-term communal crisis any of our grandchildren have ever experienced in their lives. Even those of us...

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by Mar 21, 2020 No Comments
Is Your Legacy Worth Remembering?

Is Your Legacy Worth Remembering?

“I will make every effort to see that after my departure you will always be able to remember these things.” 2 Pet. 1:15 In my previous eight posts I explored what it means to be people of faith “plugged in” to God’s divine power for life. We looked...

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by Mar 7, 2020 2 Comments
Part Eight: The Real McCoy

Part Eight: The Real McCoy

“His divine power has given us everything we need for life and godliness... For this very reason, make every effort to add to your faith goodness (virtue), and to goodness, knowledge; and to knowledge, self-control; and to self-control,...

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by Feb 27, 2020 2 Comments
PART SEVEN: Never a Nuisance

PART SEVEN: Never a Nuisance

“His divine power has given us everything we need for life and godliness... For this very reason, make every effort to add to your faith goodness (virtue), and to goodness, knowledge; and to knowledge, self-control; and to self-control,...

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by Feb 22, 2020 No Comments
PART SIX: Practical Piety

PART SIX: Practical Piety

“His divine power has given us everything we need for life and godliness... For this very reason, make every effort to add to your faith goodness (virtue), and to goodness, knowledge; and to knowledge, self-control; and to self-control,...

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by Feb 15, 2020 No Comments
PART FIVE: Get a Grip and Dig Deep

PART FIVE: Get a Grip and Dig Deep

“His divine power has given us everything we need for life and godliness... For this very reason, make every effort to add to your faith goodness (virtue), and to goodness, knowledge; and to knowledge, SELF-CONTROL, and to self-control,...

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by Feb 7, 2020 No Comments
PART FOUR:  For Goodness Sake!

PART FOUR: For Goodness Sake!

“His divine power has given us everything we need for life and godliness... For this very reason, make every effort to add to your faith VIRTUE (goodness), and to goodness, KNOWLEDGE…”  2 Peter 1:3-5 In a time when virtue was usually exchanged for...

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by Feb 1, 2020 No Comments
Part Two: Faith Plus???

Part Two: Faith Plus???

“His divine power has given us everything we need for life and godliness... For this very reason, make every effort to add to your faith…”  2 Peter 1:3, 5 The idea of “adding” something to faith seems out of line with the fundamental Christian...

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by Jan 17, 2020 2 Comments