Courageous Grandparenting Blog

by Cavin Harper
Using Proverbs to Teach Your Grandkids

Using Proverbs to Teach Your Grandkids

I am pleased to have permission from my friend, Dr. Ken Canfield, to share this article he recently published through his newsletter, GrandKidsMatter. If you are not a current subscriber, I encourage you to do so today. Dr. Canfield offer...

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by Aug 2, 2019 No Comments
Three Marks of a Life That Truly Blesses

Three Marks of a Life That Truly Blesses

Do you ever imagine your grandchildren seeing you as the greatest source of blessing and joy in their lives? I’m not talking about fantasizing about being your grandchildren’s favorite people. I know there are some grandparents who vicariously seek...

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by Jul 27, 2019 1 Comment
What Does It Mean to be a GRAND Father?

What Does It Mean to be a GRAND Father?

On a flight last year to Boston, I was privileged to sit next to an 81-year-old man still working fulltime. He’s been with the same company for fifty years. “I see no reason to retire,’ he said. “I love my job, and I’m good at it. I love the...

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by Jun 14, 2019 No Comments
The Gospel and Geocaching

The Gospel and Geocaching

Geocaching is an outdoor treasure hunting game using a geocache app on GPS-enabled devices, like a smartphone. Participants navigate to a specific set of GPS coordinates and then attempt to find the geocache (container) someone has hidden around...

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by May 17, 2019 2 Comments
What Does Passion Week Mean to You?

What Does Passion Week Mean to You?

There is no more important holiday celebration for those who are followers of Christ than the day we call Easter. While the origins of this name are not absolutely clear (some say it originated from the pagan goddess of Spring, Eostre; others think...

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by Apr 13, 2019 3 Comments
When Equality Does not Mean Equality

When Equality Does not Mean Equality

I am not a political activist, nor do I intend to become one. There is a difference, however, between being an activist and standing up for the truth, especially when it is suppressed and impacts our children. That is never more necessary than when...

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by Mar 30, 2019 4 Comments