Mentoring Moment

By: Jeannie Brostrand, Director of Parent Mentoring

 

Let Us Boast in the Lord Alone

I have spent a good deal of time asking the Lord for the topic of this last mentoring moment for the school-year. This is the verse that keeps coming to mind: And He has said to me, “My grace is sufficient for you, for power is perfected in weakness. Most gladly,...

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Family Traditions

When you think back to your family of origin, do you recall special traditions geared around birthdays and holidays? Perhaps those traditions centered on certain activities, special people, or the deliciousness of food. Children love special times with family and as...

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How to Handle Conflict in the Home

I am no expert at handling conflict.  Recently, one of my adult children said to me, “Mom, I don’t think our family is good with handling conflict.” You know what I said? “I agree.” I admit - it was difficult to hear, but I was proud of this adult child for speaking...

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Screens and Screening

Be careful little eyes what you see; be careful little eyes what you see, for the Father up above is looking down with love, so be careful little eyes what you see. These lyrics are followed by the admonition to be careful little ears what you hear and be careful...

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