parent connection

garage sale success means more than you know

It is the time of year where summer trips start ruling my world. This year our college group will be...

connecting vs. communicating

My favorite time of year is here. I love the colder weather, football, winter food like chili, and m...

do's and don'ts for moms and dads

I came across this list on a daily blog by Mark Gregston a few days ago and it’s an excel...

prayer partners

The summer is a special time for student ministry. Kids are out of school which means my job becomes...

god believes in you

I was a part of a Bible study recently that focused on how God believes in us. It seems like we are ...

boundaries

What boundaries are you making for your teen? I think we all agree that teens need boundaries. Howev...

it's all about the numbers

This Spring and Summer, Trinity Lutheran student ministries will be sending nearly a hundred student...

you were never their age

Pastor Dahn and I were talking the other day about a line that is used often when talking about yout...

sexting....part 2

 This is my second posting on sexting. If you have not read my first post, please take the time...

journal bible challenge

A few years ago I was speaking with my father about a piece of scripture in the Bible and he blew me...