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January 04, 2018
12 Books that could Change Your Life
I have a confession to make...When I was young, I thought reading was boring. That's...
December 20, 2017
Infertility, Divorce and New Beginnings: One Woman’s Extraordinary Journey
Have you ever come to a crossroads in your life where the road behind you...
November 21, 2017
My Husband/Wife and I Have DIFFERENT PARENTING STYLES and it’s Hurting Our Marriage
Have you ever thought that marriage was SO much easier before you had kids? Do...
September 28, 2017
3 Keys to Raising Teens Who Don’t Rebel
Below is a guest post from Rebecca Lindenbach. She's an exceptional young lady and the...
September 05, 2017
The Key to Raising Generous Kids in a Selfish World
"It is more blessed to give than to receive." -Jesus (Acts 20:35) My wife Ashley and I,...
August 02, 2017
The 7 Things Your Kids Will Remember About You
This past summer, my family made an epic roadtrip covering sixteen states in two weeks....
April 18, 2017
7 Questions Kids Ask About DIVORCE
They're curious about what's happening, so you need to address their concerns.
April 11, 2017
Ten Ways Parents Harm Their Kids (Without Even Realizing It)
As a parent, I "blow it" pretty much everyday in some way. Sometimes it's when...
January 18, 2017
7 Surprising Differences Between MEN and WOMEN
Watching little boys and little girls playing on a playground for a few minutes is...
September 06, 2016
7 Keys to Being a Good Spouse and a Good Parent at the Same Time
One of the most common questions my wife Ashley and I get asked in person and online...
August 31, 2016
4 things every parent needs to know about porn
These stats about teens and porn are scary. Please talk to your kids about this!
August 24, 2016
The BEST parenting advice we’ve ever heard
This simple advice has helped our family more than anything else.
July 07, 2016
3 countercultural values for raising kids
My good friends Kevin and Melissa Lloyd are raising two extraordinary daughters. Their countercultural approach to...
June 02, 2016
Feel like you’re failing as a parent? Remember this…
Being a parent is probably the most difficult (and also the most rewarding) job on...
May 10, 2016
3 keys to “winning” as a parent
My four-year-old son, Chandler recently talked me into coaching his T-Ball Team. I knew that...
May 06, 2016
How to love your family (according to the Bible)
Raising a family is a wonderful privilege, a sacred responsibility and probably the hardest job...
April 26, 2016
5 Things I Want my Kids to Know about Gender Identity
We live in very unique and complex times. Cultural wars are being waged over gender...
April 12, 2016
3 things God wants you to know when life doesn’t make sense
We've all faced moments of struggle, heartbreak or frustration when life just doesn't seem to...
March 31, 2016
The only “rule” I teach my kids
Yesterday, I forgot my keys and was temporarily locked out my own house. I had...
March 24, 2016
5 things to do with your family on Easter
This Sunday, billions of people all over the world will celebrate Easter. For many, this celebration...
February 18, 2016
The biggest mistake parents make
A few weeks ago when my family went to an amusement park. We had already paid...
February 16, 2016
The key to teaching kids to tell the TRUTH
One of the core values in the Willis household is honesty. Our kids know that...
January 01, 2016
The Seven Laws of Love (Quotes from the book)
After several years of writing, research, editing, and prayer, I'm THRILLED to finally be able...
December 23, 2015
4 lies parents believe
Last night, my family attended a Christmas party at the gym where one of my...
December 18, 2015
The 4 lessons your kids will remember most
As parents, we feel the need to teach our kids MILLIONS of lessons (don't hit...
December 08, 2015
4 keys to creating a home full of LOVE
Below is a guest post from my friend Matt Brown. Matt is a gifted writer and speaker...
November 20, 2015
More thankful kids in 2 minutes
Below is a two-minute, daily dinnertime tradition that has done more than any other single thing...
November 11, 2015
An Open Letter to Single Parents
Dear Single Parent, I'm usually writing on issues related to marriage and/or parenting in a...
November 10, 2015
7 things your kids will never forget about you
Last week, TIME republished my article on The 5 things your kids will remember about you and...
September 09, 2015
3 secrets kids don’t always share with their parents
A couple years ago, we started noticing our oldest son, Cooper, was becoming withdrawn. He...
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