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Don’t Hinder the Little Children

“But Jesus said, “Let the children come to me. Don’t stop them! For the Kingdom of Heaven belongs to those who are like these children.” Matthew 19:14 (NLV))   Being a parent entails many responsibilities.  We know that we are to provide them the basic physical necessities such as food, clothing, and shelter. And we… Continue reading Don’t Hinder the Little Children

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Are You a People Pleaser?

We have all been rejected.  It hurts. Some rejections are easier to get over than others. Rejection stinks.  Nobody wants to be rejected, but if you are a people-pleaser like me it can make the ‘offense’ so much worse. People-pleasers tend to dwell on things that don’t matter in the long run. I hash over details… Continue reading Are You a People Pleaser?

Christianity · faith · parenting

How to Be a Perfect Woman…Not What You Would Expect

If you are not perfect, then you must be doing something wrong.  That got your attention, didn’t it?  Do you feel the need to be perfect, especially in the areas of being a wife and mother? The need for perfection can be a daily battle for millions of women. The struggle is real and as… Continue reading How to Be a Perfect Woman…Not What You Would Expect

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Rejoice in the Season You are In

If you know me you know that I love my front porch. By 6:30 a.m. you can find me sitting there most days watching the sun as it rises up over our property.  This time is spent doing my morning devotions before my children are awake for the day. At lunchtime in the summer you… Continue reading Rejoice in the Season You are In

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My Body, My Choice and HIPAA: Health and Privacy at the Hands of the Government. Has the Government Gone too Far?

HIPAA, What? Typically, I am not one of those bloggers that goes on a rant and continuously spouts off my opinion.  I tend to prefer a more gentle approach to educating others. However, this time it is a bit different because I feel that the issue is very important and most certainly affects our rights… Continue reading My Body, My Choice and HIPAA: Health and Privacy at the Hands of the Government. Has the Government Gone too Far?