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Home As A Trauma Center

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Let’s see.  I’m on my third visit with the folks at Trinity Church and so far I’ve sweated in terror, laughed a lot and, now, cried.  (I had this terrible fear I was channeling Jimmy Swaggart from back in my neck of the woods.)  Why cried you wonder?  Because I talked of my beloved grandmother; my beloved DEAD grandmother.   That’s …

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Home As A Training Place

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This was week 2 of being a part of the church service at Trinity Church (www.trinityspringhill.org).  This week Mack used Proverbs 22:6 to frame the discussion of the importance of training kids to be happy, loving and responsible adults who truly know God.  He focused on the importance of intentional parenting in fostering honesty; genuine, emotionally intimate relationships; benevolence and …

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Home as a Safe Place

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Mack Strange (with the gracious tolerance of the good folks at Trinity Church in Spring Hill, Tennessee invited me to sit in on their service over the next several weeks as Mack talks about the importance of the home as a place of safety, training, trauma recovery and spiritual growth. My role was to say some things about what parents …