Posts Tagged ‘Patience’

spring is near! but...waiting is hard

March 18th, 2016 | Posted by Cathe Laurie
We all know three-year-olds can teach us a thing or two about impatience—and on the positive side, they can teach us about persistence too. read more...

teachable moments in the chaos

June 18th, 2015 | Posted by Alyssa Lee
A simple trip to the mall didn't seem like a big deal. But when you have three young children, nothing is simple, and everything feels like a big deal. From the start, this trip was headed down a rocky road, but I had things I needed to get. read more...

waiting for Christmas

December 11th, 2014 | Posted by Cathe Laurie
Most of us just hate waiting. I know I do, and Greg hates waiting even more! He often reminds me, "Early is on time, on time is late, and late is unacceptable." One thing is for sure: all kids hate waiting for Christmas morning. Have you noticed that we actually do things to accentuate the fact that we are waiting? December drags on and on! For one thing, the mall starts putting up decorations on the 4th of July now. read more...

multitasking!

March 27th, 2014 | Posted by Cathe Laurie
Why is it so hard for us to focus on one thing at a time? "Hurried, worried, buried." Greg has said these are the three words that should be written over many American tombstones. Think about it: we are the only nation in the world with a mountain named Rush-more! read more...

waiting in the cave

March 10th, 2014 | Posted by Mary Powell
What are you waiting for? What have you been praying about for what seems like an eternity? All of us have waited anxiously for a prayer to be answered or fulfilled. On some rare occasions the answer or fulfillment might come instantaneously, but for most of us we have to wait. Do you like that word? I don't, to be honest. read more...