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Yearly Archives: 2015

Spring Cleaning

Spring Cleaning by Joey and Carla Link May 2015 photo by Refuge Studios In our Midwestern town, they have what is called spring cleanup days. You can get rid of furniture and other items you no longer want, setting stuff out in front of your house on a specific day and the city cleanup crews […]

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Successful Kids

SUCCESSFUL KIDS   by Joey & Carla Link April 2015 photo credit: freemagebank  A friend of mine who is the CEO of a very large company with plants in several countries often talks about how he uses some human resource business practices in the parenting of his kids. One of his favorite phrases he likes to use […]

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Praying with your Kids

Praying with your Kids March 2015 By Joey Link   My mind and heart were flooded with memories as I walked out of my son’s bedroom a few nights ago. On this night I didn’t say goodnight to my son, I said goodnight to his son.   On our way to the bedroom, I toss […]

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Is Your Child’s Heart Clean? by Joey Link February 2015   “Jesus called the crowd to him and said, ‘Listen to me, everyone, and understand this. Nothing outside a person can defile them by going into them. Rather, it is what comes out of a person that defiles them.’” Mark 7:14 I remember going to the beach […]

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Are Your Kids Teachable?

Are Your Kids Teachable? January 2015 by Joey Link   I was watching a college bowl football game and a running back made a terrific play and was able to run 60+ yards for a touchdown. They showed a picture of the running back’s dad raising his hands to the sky at first I thought […]

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