"Pick up your jacket and clean your bathroom!" I called from the kitchen. I was ticked as I cleaned the mess my teen had left after they made their own pancakes. The batter was everywhere (even the walls) and the dirty dishes looked like they had just fed an army. Why does it take 4 pans... Continue Reading →
Therefore if you have any encouragement from being united with Christ, if any comfort from his love, if any common sharing in the Spirit, if any tenderness and compassion, then make my joy complete by being like-minded, having the same love, being one in spirit and of one mind. Do nothing out of selfish ambition or vain conceit. Rather, in humility value... Continue Reading →
Award-winning author and international speaker Tez Brooks will appear at the Florida Christian Writers Conference. The conference is March 6-10 in Leesburg, FL. Registration is open now. Tez Brooks will be co-leading a class on how to write devotionals that stand out from the rest.
My daughter entered high school last fall. I feel like she was just born a few months ago and I holding her in one arm. Single parents, have you ever said “I have plenty of time”? I’m not so sure we do. Time flies by so fast and before you know it, it’s dusk. I’m... Continue Reading →
A few months ago, I had the privilege of interviewing Lawrence Jackson, a local single dad who wants to encourage other parents who struggle to parent alone. It’s our hope his story helps someone. TEZ: Lawrence, how did your kids initially handle the news of your marriage break-up? LAWRENCE: The initial reaction to the divorce from... Continue Reading →