Biblical womanhood · Encouragement · Homemaking

How to be a Missionary in Your Own Neighborhood

Christian missionaries are typically highly respected by fellow believers, especially those that live in another country. Have you often wanted to do good works, but felt that your plate was too full as a Christian wife and mother? You don’t have to leave the country or serve in the inner city in order to become… Continue reading How to be a Missionary in Your Own Neighborhood

Biblical womanhood · Homemaking

The Heart of Homemaking

Guest Post by Katie White Homemaking is About the Heart Homemaking is one of our greatest callings as women.  And when I speak of homemaking, I do not mean being a stay-at-home mom who tends to her children, greets her husband at the door when he returns from work with a newspaper and a foot… Continue reading The Heart of Homemaking

Homemaking · Parenting

11 Effective Disciplines for Raising Successful Children

11 Effective Disciplines for Raising Successful Children Have you ever wondered, “How can I raise successful Godly children?” Does it seem to be too difficult of a task to do in this world today? Raising Children is Tough Work As parents we are responsible for loving, protecting, teaching, nourishing their souls, providing entertainment, kissing boo-boo’s,… Continue reading 11 Effective Disciplines for Raising Successful Children

Parenting

7 Words of Grace Your Children Need to Hear

If you have been on my blog for any length of time, then you know that I often remind women that we set the tone for our homes.   This is done through our attitudes and actions by speaking life through words of encouragement. “The wife and mother in a family often ‘sets the tone’ in the… Continue reading 7 Words of Grace Your Children Need to Hear

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Time Management Using Dave Ramsey Principles

My husband and I are huge fans of Dave Ramsey’s money managing advice and the principles he teaches that encourages productivity with money. The Dave Ramsey strategies not only teach you to get out debt while you learn how to manage your money, but to use a budget as you’re doing it. His common sense… Continue reading Time Management Using Dave Ramsey Principles

Homemaking · Marriage · Parenting · Titus 2

Homemaking 101: 12 Disciplines for the Christian Homemaker

Whether you’re newly married, about to be married, or have been married awhile; homemaking is an area in every woman’s life that requires encouragement. Encouragement is necessary for all stages of homemaking, at age every, and at at every stage. But, what if you do not know how to live out the role that God… Continue reading Homemaking 101: 12 Disciplines for the Christian Homemaker

Encouragement · Homemaking · Parenting

Five Common (Yet Radical) Values that You Should Teach Your Children

Christian parents often are facing an uphill battle when it comes to raising respectable children in today’s world. As parents we are facing a world that despises all that Christ stands for, especially when it comes to having values. As Christians we are to be different. What can you do as a parent to teach… Continue reading Five Common (Yet Radical) Values that You Should Teach Your Children

Parenting

15 Ways to Teach Your Children to Enjoy Reading

I love reading. I love books. I love words. As a child, I spent hours in the bedroom devouring books. I enjoyed reading immensely. My brother on the otherhand, was not a natural reader. He did not find it enjoyable. And I know that reading does not come naturally for many children and because they… Continue reading 15 Ways to Teach Your Children to Enjoy Reading

Parenting

The Benefits of Play and Why You Should Encourage Your Child to Play

My fondest memories as a child include playing outside with my brother. We played in our grandparents barn, jumping from hay bale to hay bale. We played in the rye fields and threw clumps of dirt at each other, laughing until our sides hurt. These memories do not include television shows, sports, or video games.… Continue reading The Benefits of Play and Why You Should Encourage Your Child to Play

Homemaking

50 Things that You Can Do in 10 Minutes or Less

HOW TO BE PRODUCTIVE IN TEN MINUTES OR LESS Do you find yourself at the end of the day overwhelmed and stressed because feel so unproductive? Have you ever asked yourself the following questions: *Where did the day go? *Why do I never get anything accomplished? You are not alone in this. Every day women… Continue reading 50 Things that You Can Do in 10 Minutes or Less