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life lessons prayers raising children The Psalms

LIFE LESSONS – A child’s attempt at praying Psalm 121

Last weekend, our 5 year old finally got her first bible and her joy knew no bounds. She has consistently been requesting to own a bible with her name written on it for months now.  Her interest peaked  just after she became proficient in reading and had begun reading her sister’s copy.  Our commitments at buying her a Bible didn’t come to fruition until last Saturday. It almost seemed like Didi’s constant request  fell on deaf ears. Little did she know that our…

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THE GRATITUDE GAME – TEACHING YOUR CHILDREN THE ART OF BEING GRATEFUL

“The ability of children to process information, including the importance of being thankful, varies depending upon their age and developmental level” Sophie Michelin. I grew up being thankful because my mom taught me so. She unconsciously inculcated me through the act of prayer where she would spend time thanking God for things I thought were insignificant. I vividly recall the long evening prayers that would virtually capture every activity of the day. Often time when she was done praying we were…

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CHILDREN FAMILY Motherhood prayers

PRAYING PATTERN

Over the weekend my kids were down with a bout of infection which made them vomit. Each child took turn vomiting such till it looked like they were competiting. This got me scared, as it went on for two days. Hold on! Before you infer on the possible causes, no  new food was introduced and appropriate hygienic standard maintained. So Mister & Missus ‘case reviewer’ hold your peace. lol! To this, we eventually paid our pediatrician a visit. Case closed!…

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