Category: Create your legacy

How to Host a Virtual Camp Grandma
Camp Grandma or Cousins Camp

How to Host a Virtual Camp Grandma

Are you wondering how to host a virtual Camp Grandma or Cousins Camp with long distant grandchildren or during the COVID-19 shelter-at-home guidelines? Last week, one of the members in my private Shelter In Him Facebook group posted this note: I need some ideas and encouragement for our Grand Camp.

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Camp Grandma 2019 Zombie Apocalypse
Camp Grandma or Cousins Camp

Camp Grandma 2019 Zombie Apocalypse

Summer means Camp Grandma at our house. Our chosen theme for this year’s camp was Camp Grandma Zombie Apocalypse. It proved to be more prophetic than I could have imagined. Planning for Camp Grandma and accepting extra help this year paid off. I’ve always appreciated my teenage grandchildren being “counselors”

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how to tell transformational stories
Create your legacy

How to increase your influence with those you love

Years ago, I stumbled upon the key ingredient to influencing others. Amazingly, this key easily translated from my job of speaking and writing to relating advice to those I love. It’s even more valuable to me as I’ve grown older and want to influence my grown kids and grandchildren in

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Group photo for Gaddis Camp Grandma 2018
Camp Grandma or Cousins Camp

Camp Grandma 2018

Jeep rides, swimming, crafts, yummy food, skits, fishing, archery, and night hide and seek… Yep, it was 2018 Camp Grandma! Since Tom and I had retired in the fall of 2017 and moved to our ranch house in April, Camp Grandma had to look a little different for the summer

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Over the last seven years grandparents throughout the world have united in prayer on Grandparents’ Day of Prayer. This year it falls on September 9th.
Grandchildren

Grandparents’ Day of Prayer 2018

It’s always a pleasure to have Lillian Penner from the Christian Grandparenting Network call us to pray for our grandchildren on Grandparents’ Day. This year it falls on September 9th. As our guest today, Lillian shares how you can become involved. (Thanks bunches, Lillian!) Grandparents are Uniting in Prayer on

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Your world is rapidly changing. Confusion and hopelessness set in. Here's what a Christian woman can do when her abnormal becomes normal.
Friendships

When Your Abnormal Becomes Normal

You’ve probably heard the story of the cute little frog placed in a pot of nice cool water. Slowly the water heated up until the cute little frog became a cooked little frog. He never saw, or felt, it coming. That’s what happens in our families when we ignore the

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Paving the Way - a 5 day mini-course to learn 5 ways to attract your grown kids to Jesus.
Courses

Do You Accept the Paving the Way Challenge?

Whoo hoo! Hot apple pie and ice cream! Can you believe it? Your kids have grown up. Wasn’t it yesterday that they were starting kindergarten? Where did the time go!? Crazy, right? But some kids leave home and never seem to connect with God. Whatever relationship they may have had

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When Your Grown Kid Isn't Into Jesus post by Susan Gaddis
Courses

When Your Grown Kid Isn’t Into Jesus

I’m not sure what hurts more, colon cancer surgery or a grown kid who isn’t interested in Jesus. I’ve had both. Did you know that 70% to 88% of kids raised in a Christian home will choose not to follow Christ after they finish High School? If you weren’t a

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