The God Who Stayed in a Child’s Place

The God Who Stayed in a Child’s Place

“Stay in a child’s place.” It’s a directive many U.S. Southerners are familiar with. It’s also the position that God finds God’s self in while lying in a manger. It is an expression used by our parents and the elders to remind children of their position in the family....
Road Trip Reflections

Road Trip Reflections

The Randalls gathered in Hanover, New Hampshire, last week to celebrate my youngest son’s graduation from Dartmouth College. We had a delightful time with friends and family, basting in the scorching heat on the “Dartmouth Green” while watching a few thousand...
How Screen Time Impacts Teens’ Mental Health

How Screen Time Impacts Teens’ Mental Health

Mental health struggles are increasing across the U.S., continuing a decade-long trend. According to the National Institute of Mental Health, one in five U.S. adults suffered from mental illness in 2021. Most striking is that at least half of U.S. adolescents suffered...