Be sure to join us this Sunday for Mother's Day at one of our Sojourn campuses! In light of Mother's Day, I was reflecting a bit this morning about parenting. My friend Doug Wolter recently posted about the difference between Over-Parenting and Missional-Parenting. Here are a few of his thoughts:
Much of our parenting is motivated by fear. Consequently, we’re more concerned with protecting our children from the world than preparing them to make a difference in this world. Gospel-centered, missional parenting is much different. It pictures parents as courageous warriors getting ready to release their children into battle. Read More!
Also, here are some great Mother's Day craft ideas from SojournKids' J-town Campus Director, Danielle West:
- Great Mother's Day Coloring Sheets from Sojourn member, Mandy Groce
- Beautiful Little Bobby Pins
- Lovely Little Bookmark (made from finger prints and finger paint).
- Sweet Hand Print Flower with a Magnet