Do Grandfathers Really Make a Difference?

Do Grandfathers Really Make a Difference?

Father’s Day is rapidly approaching, and many fathers are also grandfathers. I wonder what your grandchildren would say about you as their grandfather. I’m not a wine drinker, but those who are often speak of certain wines that seem to improve with age. They become...
Abandoned Legacies

Abandoned Legacies

Was I dreaming? I floated somewhere between a dream state and the reality of a new dawn, wandering through the living room of an abandoned mansion. A shaft of sunlight sneaking through a broken window was dispersed by particles of dust. It offered little illumination,...
Remember the Great Grandparents

Remember the Great Grandparents

Many children today not only have grandparents, but also great grandparents. My own grandchildren have three great grandparents who are still involved in their lives. Often it is the grandparent who bridges the gap between the younger and older generation. My mother,...
The Importance of Christmas Traditions

The Importance of Christmas Traditions

Grandpa and Grandma started the tradition. It had long been part of the family celebration when I married into my wife’s family. But I gave it the name it has gone by ever since — The Christmas Eve Junk Food Extravaganza. We gather in the home of Grandpa and Grandma...
Where Leaders Gather

Where Leaders Gather

For those of you who don’t know him, it is my privilege to introduce you to a dear friend of the Legacy Coalition, Ward Tanneberg. Ward has been a pastor, Executive Director of CASA 50+ Network, and now most recently, pastor-at-large for Westminster Chapel in...