Tag Archives: kids

“Whodunnit?” From the mouths of babes …

Kids Ask Some Great Questions I first became a judge in 1995, and my kids were really young. They liked coming to the courthouse and seeing where Dad worked. One time my son asked about the people in jail. He … Continue reading

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Questioning Whether Housework Is Overrated

[Today’s guest post is from Aleah Marsden, who brings us a reflection on kids, mess, and the order of the divine Creator.] *** Like any parent, I am consistently amazed by my children. I have four, two girls and two boys, aged nine … Continue reading

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The 911 Call That’s As Simple As 1-2-3

There are days when you know you love your job, and I bet that’s how this 911 operator felt after getting a phone call from a little boy in need of help: Did you hear the part where the man … Continue reading

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Don’t You Dare Tell Me You’re Too Old

My Dad last-minute subbed for Sunday School last weekend. He taught on Ruth – from memory. There were twelve kids, ages 5-6. My Dad is 90 years old. ***

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This 2 Year Old Is Ready To Take the Field For World Cup Soccer

I’ve never been as good a soccer player as this little boy in my life. Bonus points to anyone who can make out what the fans are singing at the end. I totally agree with them! Goooooooaaaaaaallllll Do you have … Continue reading

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Best Children’s Library Ever Found in a Phone Booth!

This library just opened up in my town. Read how it was built and see more pictures of the little library and its patrons here.You know you want one near you now, too!

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Why’d they leave out Joseph?! (The Christmas story retold by kids)

This is from Flood, the church our daughter attends in San Diego. It’s stinkin’ cute! My favorite part: “They weighed him in a manger.” Yours? ***

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Who Needs Spiritual Coaching When You’ve Got These Kids?

The best commentary on Hebrews 12:1-3 I’ve heard in a long time: “Just think about Jesus and say a prayer.” (Runners, from Bored Shorts TV.) Therefore, since we are surrounded by such a great cloud of witnesses, let us throw … Continue reading

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“The Sandlot” turns 20 – what, already?!

Show of hands please: who has seen The Sandlot? Everyone’s hand is up, good. Who’s seen it multiple times? I see everyone’s hand is still up. If you’re like me and you saw it back when it first came out, get … Continue reading

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Sunday Funnies – Soccer for 2-year-olds

I’ve never been as good a soccer player as this little boy in my life. Bonus points to anyone who can make out what the fans are singing at the end. I totally agree with their sentiments! Goooooooaaaaaaallllll

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