Courageous Grandparenting Blog

by Cavin Harper
Food for the Soul

Food for the Soul

“My food is to do the will of Him who sent me and to finish His work”. (John 4:34) In America, we like our food, and lots of it. Good food ought to be, not only enjoyable, but nourishing and healthy for our bodies. I don’t think Jesus would...

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by Feb 24, 2018 1 Comment
Do You Have a Welcoming Heart?

Do You Have a Welcoming Heart?

“Whoever welcomes a little child like this in my name welcomes me.”  Matt. 18:5 You’ve heard me say it over and over. Godly parenting and grandparenting demands intentionality. Will I pursue God’s agenda or my own? That was part of the challenge...

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by Feb 3, 2018 2 Comments
A Grandparent’s Greatest Challenge

A Grandparent’s Greatest Challenge

Guest Blogger Mark Gregston Spend time with the wise and you will become wise, but the friends of fools will suffer. (Proverbs 13:20 NCV) People have a propensity to complain about the youth of today. Throughout history, there is ample evidence of...

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by Jan 20, 2018 2 Comments
Where Have Civility and Respect Gone

Where Have Civility and Respect Gone

Do not let any unwholesome talk come out of your mouths, but only what is helpful for building others up… (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...

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by Jan 6, 2018 3 Comments
A Battered Old Lantern

A Battered Old Lantern

Let your light shine before men, that they may see your good deeds and praise your Father in heaven. (Matthew 5:16) My sister sent me this story written by a friend many years ago. Now that Christmas is upon us, I thought this would be a good...

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by Dec 22, 2017 2 Comments