“I have no greater joy than to hear that my children walk in truth” (3 John 1:4).

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September-October 2020

Volume 26, Number 5

Table of Contents

Cultivate a Habit of Thankfulness


“In this world of corruption there is real danger that the earnest Christian may overreact in his resistance to evil and become a victim of the religious occupational disease, cynicism. The constant need to go counter to popular trends may …

Encouraging the Adventurer in Your Son

Sharee Moore

I always LISTEN when my boys play together, but I don’t always watch. That mom gene can kick in and I’ll find myself correcting or interrupting their play because it doesn’t look “safe.” My heart likes to run, jostle in …

Birthday Toolbox

Michael Pearl

Yesterday I saw child training at its best. The fact that it was my own son-in-law training my favorite grandkid amplifies the pleasure. For his third birthday, Lincoln received a toolbox—a real toolbox that any man would covet, one that …

Interacting With Your Children

Michael Pearl and Debi Pearl

It is easy to recognize when a child has had significant interaction with his parents. His eyes are bright and alive with the pleasure of everything happening around him. He is always “in the way,” not wanting to be left …

Writing Contest WINNERS!

No Greater Joy Ministries

Here are the winners of our July writing contest! Due to limited space, we were unable to print two entries completely, they are available here. Thank you to everyone who participated! The Awesome, Great, Very Good U.S.A Day We got …

Learning To Train – Not To Parent

Wanda Kinsinger

Twenty-one years ago, my husband and I adopted our first child. At the time, we were not the typical adoption family. Many couples go through a lengthy period of trying to have children before grieving the loss of hope and …

Adoption is a Redemption Story

Wanda Kinsinger

Adoption is a redemption story. It is a reflection of our own adoption into God’s family. When we can relate with our adopted children regarding our own adoption in Christ, we come to better understand what God desires for us …

Aprender a entrenar – No a criar

Wanda Kinsinger

Hace veintiún años mi esposo y yo adoptamos a nuestro primer hijo. En aquel tiempo no éramos la familia adoptiva típica. Muchas parejas pasan por un largo período tratando de tener hijos antes de perder la esperanza y optar por …

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