Mission: Be a Witness (and train up witnesses)

For the past ten years or so, I’ve made a habit of “lecturing” junior agents on the van ride to every outing—whether we’re headed to dinner at a nice restaurant (rare!) or to the grocery store. “Be good!” “Remember people are watching!” and the even less popular among psychologists, “Do NOT bring shame to our […]

Mission: Look Up

After more than a year of work and planning, we’re finally launching the K.I.D. website today. The launch has got me thinking about exactly what I hope to accomplish through this book: Mission: Nothing is Impossible. I suppose the simple answer is that I want believers to raise their children seeing love, joy, peace, patience, […]

Mission: Noticed Need, San Antonio

Attn: San Antonio Agents Your mission, should you choose to accept it, is to spend your Sunday mornings in service of the King. Mission directive: “If you spend yourselves in behalf of the hungry and satisfy the needs of the oppressed, then your light will rise in the darkness, and your night will become like the noonday.” Isaiah 58:10 […]

3 Reasons to Really Talk to Your Children (Agents)

It’s almost nine in the morning. I climbed back into bed around eight (with my laptop and my coffee), and all I really want to do right now is slip quietly back into dreamland. I could do it, too. We had a big day yesterday, and a late night, and all of my children are […]