Category: Create your legacy

The Secret Weapon Hiding in a Bedtime Story by Susan Gaddis
Grandchildren

The Secret Weapon Hiding in a Bedtime Story

I’d forgotten how much power is in a bedtime story until recently. Our grandson, Kaius, came to visit one evening while his parents were out on a date. They were due to pick him up around 1:00 in the morning. Too late for these grandparents to sit up and wait.

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How to Create a Contemplative Legacy With Your Kids
Celtic Christianity

How to Create a Contemplative Legacy With Your Kids

Creating a contemplative legacy with your kids seems impossible with the busy, technological world we live in today. But Kim Bagato proves that it’s possible if parents and grandparents will set aside a daily routine of quiet for their children and grandchildren. I felt honored to record Kim’s story recently

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Camp Grandma or Cousins Camp

Camp Grandma 2014

Camp Grandma 2014 review, tips, and ideas for hosting your own Camp Grandma from Susan Gaddis … helping you build a legacy of faith.

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Stories of faith about a man falling off a cathedral tower
Celtic Christianity

What’s a Falling Man to Do?

Aldo saw Martin fall. They’d been standing together on the high tower scaffolding when Martin slipped and fell off the scaffolding. Down he went … past the bottom of the scaffolding. Past his the other tower workers. Past the cathedral ceiling. Down … down …. It wasn’t suppose like this.

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5 of Our Founding Fathers Were Kids
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5 of Our Founding Fathers Were Just Kids

A few days ago I asked this question on my Facebook author page: “How old do I have to be to make my own country?” The answers were creative. But one of them … Susie’s … stood out to me. She said, “I would ask how old are you now?”

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Pam Martinez and her mom on a post at www.susangaddis.com
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How to Set an Atmosphere For a Simple Legacy

  Recently while on vacation, Tom and I ran into Pam Martinez and her husband, Joe. They walked into the cafe’ where we were having lunch. Once members of the church we pastor, I’d missed them since they moved away some years ago. Of course we all ended up having

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wall of shame or hall of fame choice on a notice board for a post by Susan Gaddis
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5 Tips to Help Honesty and Integrity Build Your Legacy

It’s the little things that sabotage your legacy—even if you wear the Christian garb. Here’s what I’m talkin’ about … I manage a couple of rentals for several different people. Through the years I’ve worked with mainly “Christian” tenants. Most of them have been wonderful tenants—the kind that make your

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How you handle your mom memories will speak volumes to your kids. Here are 5 steps to make sure those memories build your legacy of faith.
Create your legacy

How Your Mother Affects Your Legacy of Faith

Sigh. Mother’s Day can leave a person with a variety of emotions to sort through. Perhaps you have lots of wonderful memories of your mother. And perhaps you don’t. Either way, you don’t want to waste your mom memories. When you learn how to position both your positive and negative

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The Secret of Rituals That Works as Hard as You Do Building a Legacy
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A Secret That Works as Hard as You Do Building a Legacy

There’s a secret to building a legacy of faith that keeps working even when you’re not thinking about it. This secret is easily established. It begins with your daily life. Here’s how … You have your daily routines—when life seems crazy; the routines are usually there. You may change them

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