May SoulFeed Parent Devotion: How to Predict Your Future

It’s so easy to believe lies.

My 20-year-old daughter has been going through a rough time in college lately. She’s smart, she’s strong, and, as a scientist, she prides herself on filtering out the falsehoods to find the facts. She has the ability to see through even the faintest hint of insincerity. The batteries in her lie detector never run out.

April SoulFeed Parent Devotion: The Truth About Lies

It’s so easy to believe lies.

My 20-year-old daughter has been going through a rough time in college lately. She’s smart, she’s strong, and, as a scientist, she prides herself on filtering out the falsehoods to find the facts. She has the ability to see through even the faintest hint of insincerity. The batteries in her lie detector never run out.

March SoulFeed Parent Devotion: For What It’s (Really) Worth

There’s probably a mathematical formula for determining how much more expensive our kids get as they get older. I’m no accountant, but it feels like I’ve added another zero to my kids’ annual expenses every year since they turned 16.

February SoulFeed Parent Devotion: Of Fat Bombs and F-Bombs

It’s different for every parent, but at some point we all have to let our kids make their own decisions. College is perhaps the most significant time when this happens.

Savoring the sacredness of the in-between season

I’m not good with goodbyes. When I dropped my daughter off at college during August of her freshman year, I thought my heart would never recover from the loss of her presence in my daily life. She lived in her college town year-round for 4.5 years due to her job and housing situation, only coming […]