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3 Things I Wish I’d Known Before We Had Kids

Ask most parents and they’ll agree: “We had no idea what we’d signed up for.” So today, we’ve asked a family counselor to look back and tell us what surprised him most about those early years of parenting.

A Hope That Can Survive Death

Leanne Penny shares what she has learned since last Mother’s Day about life, death and hope.

Why I Don’t Have to Become My Mother

One woman reflects on being abandoned by her mother and what it has taught her.

The Good in Grief

Erica McNeal shares how the pain of trials can allow us to understand God better and share that understanding with others.

The Love that Let Us Share Our Name

Casey Hobbs writes about how an Avvett Brothers song showed him truths about his family and his Heavenly Father.