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February 12th, 2016

On the Needs of the World, Wanting my Missionary Kids to not be Dorks in America, How Your Job is Just a Platform for the REAL Calling & My Most Important Values (Which Should Be Yours Too)

I spoke for the Rolling Hills Covenant College Group this week. Here’s what I had to say: It’s Missions month here in the College Group and I’m your first Missionary Speaker. It’s a little scary because I don’t know you. What do you think of missions and missionaries?      What do you know about the world? I’ve […]

June 30th, 2014


Parenting teens. I post this as an encouragement to parents who are also in this transition. This was written prior to High School graduation in April, 2011 He’s at LDAC this month with Army ROTC. Assessing Leadership and Fitness for placement post graduation from Cal Poly SLO next June. Wrapped up in my ego That’s […]

May 1st, 2014

Doing Singapore With Teens. Weekend Outing Ideas.

Get Out of the Malls and Movies: A Singapore Guide for Families with Teenagers Preface: In January 2010 my husband and I sat across the table from our boys 13 and 17 who were trying unsuccessfully to keep from rolling their eyes that mom had another “plan.” I called it The Creasman Challenge 2010. And it’s what was the […]