“Good Job, Mama”

It was a Sunday morning. She was visiting our church— a beautiful older black woman. I had never seen her before. Evidently she had come with a friend who is a regular attendee at our church. She was standing in the foyer talking to my husband, who had our youngest son in his arms. My husband … More “Good Job, Mama”

Festina Lente: Make Haste Slowly

Festina Lente: Make haste slowly . . . lasting progress comes through a steady pace over a long period of time. As my husband and I have added two little boys from Haiti to our growing homeschool family, I have come to more fully appreciate the Latin proverb that reminds one to “make haste slowly.” A young tree requires the steady seasons year after … More Festina Lente: Make Haste Slowly