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DISASTERS HAPPEN Joey & Carla Link August 2014   We’d just returned from a ministry trip. A week before the trip, my knee gave out and I fell and broke my leg right where it sits on the ankle joint. You would think with time the pain would pass. With this break, every time the […]

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Parenting Back to the Future

Parenting Back to the Future by Joey Link July 2014 Wouldn’t you like to speed through time to see what you need to do now to prepare your kids for their future challenges? Let me take you there through a recent conversation I had with a couple who went through a Growing Kids God’s Way […]

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WHAT ARE YOU WORKING ON WITH YOUR KIDS? by Joey & Carla Link © June 23, 2014      Summer activities are in full swing. In driving around town we have seen lots of baseball games and soccer games being played. We observe the uniforms of the teams and families filling the stands to cheer […]

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Are You a “Fun Daddy”?

Are You a “Fun Daddy”? by Joey & Carla Link June 2014 There are unforgettable moments in parenting, both good and bad. Once, when walking down the hallway of our home, I (Carla) heard one of my children refer to me as the “Mean Mom”. I was stunned. I will admit our standards were tougher […]

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Macro or Micro Rebellion

Macro or Micro Rebellion Which is Your Child Characterized By? by Joey & Carla Link 2014   What is ‘Macro’ Rebellion?  Macro refers to BIG. Think of the child who throws major tantrums, fits, and is always in your face with defiance.  When a boundary is spelled out to them, they will throw themselves over […]

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