Abilities Not Used Are Abilities Wasted

Here I was in a defining moment and revelation in my life and those closest to me encouraged me and did not crush my spirit. Many times now, with my own children, I will recall that conversation with my dad, and wonder why I can’t be more supportive like he was. Why do I tell them it can't be done? Who knows if, in that moment, seeds are being planted to help our children figure out what they are created to do and who they are meant to be. 

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Jennifer Zumbiel
Stay the Course...Behind the Truck Drivers

I think it’s completely normal and healthy to question and evaluate how we are raising our families. In fact, it is necessary or we’d never be able to measure our success. But I do believe there is a good balance in the whole matter. And who knew? The answer lies in those truck drivers.

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Jennifer Zumbiel
Fearless

How can it be that so many of us grow up and forget to be brave? To just go for it. Would many of us adults even dare to cross those monkey bars in our lives without first evaluating how high we are?Let’s be brave for our family. What if we could live our fearless life as examples for our children?

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30 Year Prayer

As the years have carried on for a decade since we met our first baby girl, I am convinced that God planned this just for me. Life has a way of giving us many moments we don’t understand. When you think God hasn’t worked something out in just the way that you see fit within your family, sit back and let him do his work. Even if it takes 30 years.

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Why Togather?

The time goes quickly - as quickly as twelve summers and if we aren’t careful with how we foster our communication, our connections will fail. The time we have with our family is the time we are given to plant seeds and what we do with that precious time determines how rich we can make the soil of our family. May Togather be your tool for cultivating growth in your home.

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