The Author

Harriet Connor is the author of Big Picture Parents: Ancient Wisdom for Modern Life (Wipf and Stock, 2017). She lives near Sydney, Australia, with her husband—an Anglican minister—and their three sons. She has degrees in languages and theology (Sydney Missionary and Bible College). You can find all Harriet’s articles at

Treasuring the Work of Mothers— a Surprising Postscript

A few months ago I asked God what I should do with my time once our youngest son starts school next year (link). Inspired

Treasuring the Immeasurable Work of Mothers

Unlike many women, I did not have an identity

Leave Your Children a Legacy of Grace to Overcome Your Legacy of Sin

At some point, every parent looks with pity at

Helping Kids Look Beyond the “Kingdom of You” in Work, Marriage and Church

In a recent article, I described how modern parenting

Children Need a Better Story than “Kingdom of You”

Parents worldwide are adding a brand new kind of