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Helping Our Grandchildren Cultivate A Grateful Heart

Helping Our Grandchildren Cultivate A Grateful Heart

How might God use us grandparents to cultivate a heart of gratitude in the lives of our grandchildren? As the older generation, we have the joyful responsibility to intentionally teach our grandchildren the “why” and “how” of being grateful and the necessity of expressing gratitude out loud.

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by Jul 26, 2021 No Comments
Life After “No”

Life After “No”

Help your grandchildren understand the difference between a divided heart that talks about God’s will but lives for my own will, and an undivided heart that longs for God and His purposes in life through a surrendered will.

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by Jul 12, 2021 2 Comments
Reflections from a Military Grandmother

Reflections from a Military Grandmother

All families need security and stability. Military families with a strong support system handle subsequent moves, deployments and fear of the unknown better than those without support. This is where grandparents have the opportunity to step in and lend a helping hand. 

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by Jul 5, 2021 2 Comments
How to Pray for Grandchildren Facing Challenges

How to Pray for Grandchildren Facing Challenges

We hurt for them, children with weight heaped upon their shoulders – weight that is much too heavy even for adults to carry. When we are overcome by the weight they carry, the most powerful thing we can do for our grandchildren is to pray. Here are eight different ways grandparents can pray over their challenges.

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by Jun 28, 2021 No Comments
No Greater Love

No Greater Love

Our nation observes Memorial Day annually on the last Monday in May to honor the men and women who gave their lives in military service to our country. n light of the grief families of fallen soldiers endure, consider the depth of grief our Father endured when His Son gave His life for our eternal lives.

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by May 31, 2021 No Comments
I am a Grandparent of a  Special Needs Child

I am a Grandparent of a Special Needs Child

The grandparent of a special needs child offers encouraging thoughts about how to deal with hard stuff more graciously and patiently, how to communicate with unspoken spoken words, how to experience joy in the little things, and how to use these lessons to become the unique person God designed her to be.

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by May 24, 2021 2 Comments