Review of <i>Heaven</i> by Stephen Elkins

Review of Heaven by Stephen Elkins

My oldest daughter had the blessing of meeting her great-grandmother several times. But we lived far away, and Great-Grandma died several months ago. One day this spring, we went to the post office. I told my toddler we were mailing a letter to Great-Grandpa. And Great-Grandma, she said. How do you explain death to a … Continue reading

Inviting Your Toddler into Your Faith

Inviting Your Toddler into Your Faith

Toddlers (like the rest of us) want to have fun. Inviting them along on our journey of faith is as simple as having fun. And doing it together. Here are simple ways we invite our toddler into an active experience of our faith: Allow her to choose her church clothes. One week, she chose a sparkly, … Continue reading

Inviting Your Toddler into Your Day

Inviting Your Toddler into Your Day

It might sound odd for me, a stay-at-home mom, to say I have to invite my toddler into my day. We’re together a lot. Sometimes I have to put in a special request for privacy in the bathroom. Young children need lots of time and attention. Our family also needs to eat and wear clean … Continue reading