Kerry Ognenoff

Home congregation: Grace, Milwaukee, Wis.

Family details: Married to Andy for almost 11 years; daughter Anna; son Henry; and a cat that fancies himself a pillow with four legs.

What are your parenting philosophies? Whatever gets us all through the day without anyone bleeding (too much).

What portions of Scripture do you refer to most often as a parent? Matthew 6:25-27 (Do not worry) and Psalm 118:24

What’s the best piece of parenting advice you’ve ever received? This too shall pass and enjoy the little moments.

On what parenting topic have you always wished you could find a good article? I’m always on the hunt for a good parenting article on how to restart my patience easily and quickly, multiple times per day!

Other thoughts you want to share with the column’s readers: I love being a mom. It’s amazing and exhausting, hilarious and humbling. It’s both the hardest and best thing I’ve ever done with my life.


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