Don’t be surprised if your child shows signs of insecurity or regression, becomes extra mischievous, uncooperative, or clingy, or seeks a lot of attention from you and others during this difficult time. Even the most amicable of separations creates an earth-shattering change for any child. … More Telling the Kids: You’re getting Divorced (ages 5 to 8)
“I had tried for months to get better. Well, I was going through the motions. My heart, though, wanted to keep running and hiding… … More No Fear Here.
“I just felt hopeless, with so much remorse, I really thought the right thing to do, the right answer, would be to die.” – excerpt from Family Restored, one woman’s story. What if we decide to trust God and start to follow Jesus, but fail? What if we fall on the face of our good … More Feeling Defeated?
I moved out of our home and into an apartment, just my daughter and I. I didn’t yet have a job, or a plan forward. I had a couple of months worth of temporary support that would soon be used up. I knew we could get on our feet, but not how it would happen. Life … More Fighting Fear?