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My Caring Notebook


Imagine that at 12:01 AM on New Year’s Eve, God gives each of us a brand new notebook.  This notebook has 364 pages, and all the pages are blank.  On the cover of the book is the title, “Your New Year’s Opportunity.” What would happen, if every day, we turned to a fresh page and […]

Attacking Childhood Hunger with Kids’ Food Basket


By Chris Marlink As children all around the country head back to school this fall, you might be surprised to know that one in five kids is affected by hunger. Thankfully there are dedicated people and organizations working to help these children. Meet Kids’ Food Basket, a West Michigan-based organization that empowers communities to attack childhood […]

A Grandmother Models Caregiving


Nancy VandeWater, a member of my church family, told me the following story. I believe it embodies the keys to ensuring that our children will grow up to be compassionate caregivers, so I share it with you here. Nancy’s Story: A short time ago I was to spend the day with my nine year old granddaughter, […]