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12
Mar
2018

Are you happy?

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I was flying to Canada one autumn to speak at a college. I was on a British carrier that had a lot of Europeans on board. The computer that selected my seat had placed me next to a husband and wife in their mid-fifties. They were a Jewish couple from England who had been vacationing […]

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05
Jan
2016

The Struggle for Balance

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New Years Resolutions, Love God Love Others, Joey Espinosa

After the holidays are over and I’m getting ready to set goals and resolutions for the new year, I always ask myself the same question: Why do we settle? Look at our hurried, frazzled lives. We rush from one thing to another, filling up our days in an attempt to find significance or trying to […]

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04
Jun
2015

Going Somewhere??

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grace based parenting, family matters

Planning a road trip this summer? We’ve got you covered! Before you go, cruise on over to the Family Matters Store for a major library selection of audible books for the road! From “Grace Based Parenting” to “Little House on the Freeway” – you can learn about grace on the go!   Tell us, where […]

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28
May
2015

Drastically Simple

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Grace Based Parenting, Family matters

Last year we welcomed our forth child and my lifestyle took a drastic shift.   No, not the “life-is-crazy-I-can’t-keep-up” shift. My life became more peaceful, more purposeful, more full and more focused. So what happened?   Having four children in four years forced me to take inventory of my commitments and look at how my […]

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30
Apr
2015
I am a Pile Queen, Jenny Gillespie, Dr. Tim Kimmel, Family Matters, Grace based parenting, Little House on the Freeway, Resources, Hurried Lifestyle, Rest

If you could see my house right now, you would see piles.  Neat piles, but none the less, still mountains of piles.  Rest assured I know exactly what each pile represents.  What I don’t know is how to attack each pile and when.  It seems as though time escapes me and I pass off my […]

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25
Nov
2014

Kids and Technology

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{originally published in 2012}   Not sure exactly how you should respond to the Social Media craze? You may even be asking yourself what rules (if any) should you enforce in your home as your children interact with the web? Well the media is interested in these questions too. Specifically this  news release – CBS […]

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28
May
2014

Saying No to Good Things

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“She’s got some serious egg-beater skills”, said one instructor “– you should totally put her in water-polo.” “She’s got a swimmer’s body” said another “she is meant for water sports – did you know the junior team won gold at regionals last year?” “So when are practices?” I say, so amazed and excited that my […]

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06
Mar
2014

The opportunities for kids’ today are endless… Foreign exchange opportunities in Australia Speed and agility classes College prep classes in 2nd grade Tech camps where your baby can learn to make iPhone apps Gaming design teen camp Enrichment, honors and AP courses for students completing PreK through grade 12 24/7 athletics Advanced instrumentation for the […]

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Resource of the Month, Little House on the Freeway, Dr. Tim Kimmel, Grace Based Parenting

  Seriously, your schedule is hurried, your expectations are extraordinary, and you and your family’s commitments are too many to count.  Your relationships with your friends, your family, and your God are suffering. READY FOR A CHANGE OF PACE? Here’s Help. Little House on the Freeway takes a look at the breakneck speed at which we […]

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Resource of the Month, Little House on the Freeway, Dr. Tim Kimmel, Grace Based Parenting

  Seriously, your schedule is hurried, your expectations are extraordinary, and you and your family’s commitments are too many to count.  Your relationships with your friends, your family, and your God are suffering. READY FOR A CHANGE OF PACE? Here’s Help. Little House on the Freeway takes a look at the breakneck speed at which we […]

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