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My Imagination Station Adventures

Who knows? You could have your own Imagination Station adventure! by Bethany Russell and originally posted on Read The Arc I don’t recall the first time I listened to an Adventures in Odyssey episode. My parents must have started playing these audio dramas for us in our tape decks⁠—one in...

7 Resources for Parents at Every Phase

Parenting isn’t easy. Maybe you’re a new parent, or maybe your children have entered a new phase of life. Read on for resources for different phases in the parenting journey. For the New Parent: The Lifegiving Parent by Clay and Sally Clarkson From the family that brought you The Lifegiving...

Looking for Funny

This article is excerpted from A Love That Laughs by Ted Cunningham. On walks with Amy, I look for funny. Recently we saw a sign displaying a city ordinance that I know must have been demanded by a hovering parent: Dog Waste Is a Threat to the Health of Our...

Dispelling the Myth of Being the Perfect Mother

Originally by Amie Carlson on Read the Arc If you search the blogosphere, you will find endless lists of things that you “have” to do to be the “perfect” mother: breastfeed, make your own baby food, use cloth diapers, have family dinner every night, eat paleo (or gluten-free or vegan...

6 Resources for Christian Parents at Every Stage

Parenting isn’t easy. Maybe you’re a new parent, or maybe your children have entered a new phase of life. Read on for resources for different phases in the parenting journey. In today’s world, it’s easy to become overwhelmed and even paralyzed by the constant flow of parenting advice. We’re flooded...