Tag Archives: crying baby

Pastoring, Parenting, and Best-Laid Plans

[Today’s guest post is from April Fiet. She’s wise, caring and knows how to put the two together.] When my oldest child was a few months old, I took him to the nursery at our church for the first time. … Continue reading

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Why We Never Let Our Babies Cry It Out

[From the archives] *** We were not one of those let-them-cry-it-out families. You know what I mean: if babies won’t go to sleep quietly then let them do it noisily. There are a lot of baby books that advise this, saying … Continue reading

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Missing the Point of Father’s Day

(From the archives) *** Last Sunday was Father’s Day and my wife and I sat in church together listening to a guest speaker give a message about parents and children and God’s love. During the sermon a father was walking … Continue reading

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I Missed the Point at Church on Father’s Day

[Gloria Furman’s post at Domestic Kingdom last Sunday prompted me to write this.] *** Last Sunday was Father’s Day and my wife and I sat in church together listening to a guest speaker give a message about parents and children … Continue reading

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