Overwhelmed with Joy

“When they saw that the star had stopped, they were overwhelmed with joy.” ¬†Matthew 2:10 Children know the secret: they live for fun and joy. As you age, those times and experiences of unabashed joy are much more fleeting. That’s why when we do have moments of joy, they are often overwhelming. Clearly this was … More Overwhelmed with Joy

Giving of Ourselves

One of the greatest blessings of the parental journey has been witnessing Christmas gifting. When they were young, our boys — like the vast majority of children — could not wait to open their presents on Christmas mornings. As soon as the commercials came on the TV before Christmas, they would begin their very lengthy … More Giving of Ourselves