How do you handle something new?
Tomorrow school begins in Chandler. Last Wednesday night we had our back-to-school party here, and we gave the kiddos the backpacks you provided and helped us assemble—we invited our neighbors from the Latin American church here in Chandler to celebrate with us, and got to know some new friends.
First day of school—how many of you remember that? I vividly remember my first day of high school—standing in line to buy my books, finding my locker, bad dreams that I wouldn’t remember where my classes were . . . all for nothing, because the air conditioning blew up that first day and they sent all the students home!
The first day of school, the start of something new can be exciting—it can be scary. At the very least, it can cause some anxiety. [Read more…]