Acknowledging the Boo-Boo

May 7, 2018. By Youth Ministry Coordinator Courtney Firth. My life has changed immeasurably since welcoming my son, Jack, into the world 4 months ago. It takes twice as long to leave the house as it used to. There always seems to be one tiny sock missing after laundry day and I have become very skilled at eating with one hand while holding a wriggly, busy baby. Since Jack is not yet mobile, I haven’t had to deal with many bumps and bruises yet. In the few instances I have had to soothe a startled or hurt baby, I instinctively use the “kiss the boo-boo and make it better” mantra. […]