blessing children

2014 March

Eat. Pray. Drive.

2017-01-31T23:18:41-05:00March 14th, 2014|Categories: Daily Dad|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Once there was a dad who, every morning on the way to school, would pray for safety on the road. He was in a foreign country and the driving was the most dangerous part. Sometimes he’d even pray at other times of the day, ‘God, just keep me alive in this place for the sake [...]

2013 July

Children and hope at one crossroads or another

2017-01-31T23:16:45-05:00July 2nd, 2013|Categories: Daily Dad|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

She’s a scholar of the Old Testament and her reading glasses sit on her nose, and then she takes them off, and then they’re on again, and she’s talking about hope and my son Jonathan is here in the group of adults because he has asked if can stay. The rest of the seven-year-olds, known [...]