God’s Workmanship

“For we are God’s masterpiece. He has created us anew in Christ Jesus, so we can do the good things he planned for us long ago.” – Ephesians 2:10

Years ago in New Jersey, there was a man who advertised he was going to play a concert on an extremely valuable violin. People came from miles around to hear him play. He stepped on stage, tucked his instrument under his chin and played.
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How many toys do kids really need?

From Today’s Parenting By Carla Harms| Dec 1, 2017

Don’t worry about loading up your cart at the toy store to aid your kid’s development. Here’s how many toys they really need.

Before having my son, I had seen one too many living rooms taken over by toys. I was determined that my own house would never be filled with plastic blinking contraptions that would inevitably become tripping hazards and leave my husband and I howling in pain. But, like all the other things I said I would never do, I found it difficult to avoid once I actually became a parent.
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