The Godward Struggle of Ordinary Parenting

He was tired. I was tired. We were both tired. And that's where the frustration began. Ordinary Struggles My toddler son had woken up early from his nap--the only possible time a parent can really focus and get work done--but now half-time is over.  He's awake and hungry. But when you're three years old and … Continue reading The Godward Struggle of Ordinary Parenting

Five Lessons from My Week as a Stay-at-Home Dad

I have the pleasure of being married to a wonderful wife who also stays home with our child.  But I never realized how hard being a stay-at-home parent was until I became one. Stepping Up My Game In addition to staying at home with our toddler-aged son, my wife works full-time from home.  She can … Continue reading Five Lessons from My Week as a Stay-at-Home Dad