Maybe you’ve already heard of JH Outback weekends before, and you might think it sounds great for somebody else, but not for you—you're just too busy. But what if you’re wrong? An Outback weekend might be an awesome experience for you—and someone you love—like it has been for thousands of others. Read the following list [...]
About maypattersonMay Patterson, author of "Seeking a Familiar Face," began writing in response to God’s grace. And by this grace, she has written, taught the Bible and spoken at a variety of events. Her ministry focus is to help people draw closer to God and each other. May is married to her dear friend Mike, and they have three grown children. She has a great love for her family, the great outdoors and travel.
The August day was hot, but inside . . . my heart felt cold and fragile. My twin boys were leaving the nest, leaving me. They were ready to go. Colorful multipacks of Gatorade and snacks were stacked next to the door. Their suitcases, laptops and coffee makers were already in the car. At breakfast, I [...]
If your children (or grandchildren) are headed back to school soon, you might be feeling an odd mixture of emotions: excitement, relief, anxiety and even nostalgia. Me, too. My daughter starts her second year of graduate school this month. Hold on tight, here we go! Starting school is a big step for children—so, it’s also [...]