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January’s Virtues of the Month: Trust and Trustworthiness

Ebenezer’s Virtues of the Month    Program is about empowering adults and children to live by their highest values. The mission of the Virtues Program is to provide empowering strategies of excellence that inspire the practice of virtues at our child care centers as well as at home. This month’s virtues are: Trust is having faith… Read more »

December’s Virtue’s of the Month: Joyfulness and Generosity

Ebenezer’s Virtues of the Month Program is about empowering everyone to live by their highest values. There are 52 virtues that provide empowering strategies of excellence. This month’s virtues are: Joyfulness is an inner sense of peace and happiness. You appreciate the gifts each day brings. Without joyfulness, when the fun stops, our happiness stops…. Read more »

December Parenting Tip – Keeping the Holidays Less Stressful

To say that 2020 has been quite the year is an understatement. As the holiday season nears, do you find yourself getting stressed just thinking about keeping your family safe and healthy while doing your typical holiday traditions? According to Stephanie Lewis, associate coordinator and curriculum specialist for Ebenezer Child Care Centers, “The key to… Read more »

November’s Virtues of the Month: Honesty and Honor

Ebenezer’s Virtues of the Month Program is about empowering adults and children to live to their highest values. There are 52 virtues in the program. Its mission is to provide empowering strategies of excellence that inspire the practice of virtues at Ebenezer Child Care Centers as well as at home. This month’s virtues are: Honesty… Read more »

October’s Virtues of the Month: Thankfulness and Truthfulness

Ebenezer’s Virtues of the Month Program is about empowering adults and children to live by their highest values. The mission of the Virtues Program is to provide empowering strategies of excellence that inspire the practice of virtues at Ebenezer as well as at home. This month’s virtues are thankfulness and truthfulness. Thankfulness is being grateful… Read more »

October’s Parenting Tip: Halloween Safety During COVID -19

Halloween is approaching and with COVID-19, this year’s celebrations are going to be unlike any other year. According to Beverly Anderson, Executive Director of Ebenezer Child Care Centers, with locations in downtown Milwaukee, Oak Creek, and West Allis/Wauwatosa, “Kids absolutely adore Halloween. However, because of COVID-19, the Wisconsin Department of Health is saying that we… Read more »

September’s Virtues of the Month: Caring and Commitment

Ebenezer’s Virtues of the Month Program is about empowering adults and children to live by their highest values. The mission of the Virtues Program is to provide empowering strategies of excellence that inspire the practice of virtues at Ebenezer as well as at home. This month’s virtues are caring and commitment. Caring is giving love… Read more »

September Parenting Tip: Different Parenting Styles

Your parenting style can affect everything from how much your children weigh to how they feel about themselves. It is important to ensure your parenting style is supporting healthy growth and development, because the way you interact with your children and how you discipline them will impact the rest of their lives. According to Leslie… Read more »