Do you Believe in the Power of Prayer?

Do you Believe in the Power of Prayer?

A call is going out to all grandparents who believe in the power of prayer to join grandparents throughout the world in making National Grandparents Day on September 11, 2016 a Day of Prayer for our grandchildren. Nations worldwide are under attack educationally,...
What’s On Your Bucket List?

What’s On Your Bucket List?

A few months ago, I read an interesting article in the Wall Street Journal questioning the wisdom of the popular “bucket list” model of retirement.  This is the model which has retirees spending their golden years chasing once-in-a-lifetime adventures like skydiving,...
#3 on Grandparents’ Top Five To-Do List

#3 on Grandparents’ Top Five To-Do List

Grandparents have opportunities to do and say things simply because we are grandparents. In my two previous posts I shared my Top-Five Things on my Grandparents To-Do List. I began with #5: Listen to Them; and #4 Smile, Laugh and Play… complete with generous amounts...
#4 on Top Five Things To-Do List

#4 on Top Five Things To-Do List

As grandparents, we obviously all know there are things we do and say because we are grandparents, which we would not do or say if we were not grandparents. In my previous post I shared with you the #5 thing on my Grandparents To-Do List . . . Listen to Them. Today...
Top Five Grandparents’ To-Do List

Top Five Grandparents’ To-Do List

If you have grandchildren, you obviously are a grandparent. As grandparents there are things we do simply because we are grandparents; things we may not otherwise do. It would take a lot of time to list the ‘grandparent things’ we do, but on this long list there would...
When Grandchildren Disappoint

When Grandchildren Disappoint

Poor choices. Bad behavior. Harsh words… How are we to respond when our grandchildren disappoint us?A suggestion is to Stop, Look and Listen before charging ahead. Stop: Don’t let our tongues become weapons. The Bible is filled with warnings about the harm our tongues...
Grandparents, Warriors or Both?

Grandparents, Warriors or Both?

It’s time for grandparent warriors to raise a shout and carry the light of Christ to our grandchildren. It’s time we utilize the greatest weapon in our arsenal; it’s time we exercise the Power of Prayer! Have you heard of the Grandparents’ Day of Prayer? This day is...