Memories or memoirs – are created sometimes deliberately through planning and at other times unintentionally. They give us insight into moments in the past but stored up to be relived again and again. Memories help us to capture the essence of life, moments to treasure in our hearts for a
Fathers play a crucial role in the family, and should therefore be encouraged and allowed to carry out their duties in the home with the support of the family. Fatherhood can be demanding for those who really want to do a good job. Any man can donate sperm, but not
“When we focus on our gratitude, the tide of disappointment goes out and the tide of love rushes in” – Kristin Armstrong The power of gratitude is absolutely extraordinary. The revelation of the word gratitude, what it stands for, how it permeates and cuts across different strata’s of life and
Children are a gift from God and the bible says blessed is he whose quiver is full of them. If our children are gifts from the Lord, then it is our responsibility to discern, develop and deploy those gifts in them. Every child carries a gift for a particular purpose.
Family values has been defined as ‘the moral and ethical principles traditionally upheld and transmitted within a family, such, as honesty, loyalty, industry, and faith’ (see Dictionary.com). Merriam-Webster defines it as ‘values especially of a traditional or conservative kind which are held to promote the sound functioning of the family
Every dad should be his child’s hero. My dad was. He passed on 18years ago and not a day goes by without me remembering how blessed I am to have had such a wonderful dad in my life. Memories of his love, sacrifices, prayers, advice and chastisement still linger on.
Discipline is a positive way of teaching a child: self-control, confidence and responsibility. Discipline is about encouraging good behaviour. Our children need discipline to guide them and mould them into responsible adults. However, they will not become responsible adults without love, warmth, trust, routine and boundaries. Discipline teaches a child