Last week, I caught myself telling the little one, “You are wasting your time.” I repented and spoke life over the little one by declaring, “You will not waste your time.” I have written a lot about speaking life over our children, but I found myself not practicing what I preach. I shared my shortcoming […]
Over the next 8 weeks, I would like to take you all along with me as I reflect on my experience in a cross-cultural understanding course. In my first class session, a colleague mentioned how starting a conversation with a parent about their child’s name can reveal their values and help build therapeutic alliance. It […]
I have been intentional to guard my children from any word spoken against them, and yet in that moment I was the one speaking negative. I know that this is easily a situation where you can get hyper “religious” but for me it was eye opening.