All posts tagged "Carolyn Tomlin"

  • LAGNIAPPE—Biblical Guidelines for Fathers

    BY CAROLYN TOMLIN   Biblical Guidelines for Fathers   The origin of a day to honor our fathers is uncertain. Many credit Ms. Sonora Louise Smart Dodd of Washington with creating a day to honor fathers. After...

    • Posted May 31, 2017
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  • LAGNIAPPE—Lessons from Mom: Bits of Wisdom to Last a Life Time

    By Carolyn Tomlin   Lessons from Mom— Bits of Wisdom to Last a Life Time   Honoring and celebrating our mothers goes back centuries—even to the ancient Greeks and Romans. However, recognizing Mother’s Day in the U.S....

    • Posted May 1, 2017
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  • LET’S GET REAL—Grandparents Who Overspend at Christmas

    By Carolyn Tomlin   Grandparents Who Overspend at Christmas   Like most young children, 6-year-old “Ashley” couldn’t wait until Christmas. And who could blame the child? Television commercials blasted out the latest toys that every good little...

    • Posted December 5, 2016
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  • HOMEWORKS—Sunday Dinners: 5 Reasons to Bring Your Family Together

    By Carolyn Tomlin “What greater blessing to give thanks for at a family gathering than the family and the gathering…” Robert Brault Many families recall a time when the traditional family meal was a part of every...

    • Posted October 6, 2015
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  • EDUCATION CONNECTION—What Children Need from a Father

    By Carolyn R. Tomlin Near a window of our home, I watched as a pair of gray Mockingbirds built a nest in a willow tree. For several days they gathered bits of straw, tiny twigs, and even...

    • Posted June 1, 2015
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