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General interest to all parents

General interest to all parents

Schedules—Helping Our Children to Be Happy

One of the absolute greatest gifts we can give our children is a schedule. Studies show that keeping our children on a schedule and creating routines produces stability, calm, trust, discipline and most importantly, happiness. Yes, we’re busy. Yes, we don’t want to be burdened down with trying to stay on schedule. But wait, you’ve got to come and see and hear why scheduling gives us the freedom to have fun and to accomplish great things. You will walk away from this workshop with wonderful ideas to implement in your family schedule.

Christians and Politics: Finding a New Normal in 21st Century America

As the political influence of the religious right diminishes, what does our new role look like in order to effect change in our nation?

12 Qualities of Leadership

As we look around our culture today most of us will agree that we are in a leadership crisis. This is the best opportunity for the body of Christ to step up and model what Christ so openly demonstrated. We are encouraged to open up the Scriptures to see how the life of Christ exemplifies the kind of leadership we can demonstrate as Christ followers.

Attention: Why It Comes First and How to Cultivate It

The culture and the environment we have created relentlessly assaults our children's senses and minds. The result is nothing less than a cultural attention deficit. This workshop claims that what we pay attention to and how we pay attention to it are the most formative (and therefore important) thing about us. Why is this so important? How can we cultivate attentiveness in our children and ourselves? Come and think!