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Everyone Wants to Be Included

There are few memories from junior high that sting as much as one awful moment in seventh grade.

How to Deal with Your Kid's Boredom

I don’t know about you, but boredom isn’t restricted to summertime in my home. While some days we have homework and dinners out and sports and hang out time with friends, other days my kids come home and immediately have nothing to do. Which...

What Software Development Taught Me About Parenting

I work with technology in what’s generally considered the IT industry on a software technical sales team.  My primary customer set is service providers, including telecommunications, media, and entertainment companies.  The software I sell runs...

The Power of the Family Dinner Table

 

After serving thirteen years in prison for assault and rape, it was time for Joe’s release. Joe was a big, muscular man covered in tattoos. While Joe adjusted to the outside world, he would come into the Titus home and they would be his...

Parent's Guide to Teenage Depression

 What can depression look like during adolescence?

Inscribing Scripture on Your Child’s Heart

Sawdust covered almost everything in His dad’s carpenter shop. Did He scribble in the shavings the Hebrew words from His rabbi’s lesson… “In the beginning, God created”? When walking outside, did He use an olive branch to etch on the path… “And...

How To Protect Your Child From A Predator

Crimes against children research center reports that 1 in 5 girls and 1 in 20 boys will be the victim of sexual abuse in their lifetime. We have all seen the news reports about sexual abuse scandals. From Penn State, the Catholic church and more...

How to Raise a Sturdy Child

What exactly is a sturdy kid and why should parents want to raise one? 

Sturdy children understand truth and operate in it regardless of how they feel.  They are not ruled by their emotions.  They seek out challenges and accomplish hard things...

Does Your Child Have Anxiety?

 

Having a child with an anxious disposition is challenging.

The Surprising Benefits of Playing Board Games

We are well into summer and if your family is anything like mine we are scrambling to fill our time with something other than Netflix and video games.  My kids actually love to have family game night.  Honestly, I have a love-hate relationship...