The Weight of Mom Guilt Have you ever had one of those days? You know those days when nothing.goes.your.way? That was my day yesterday. In fact, at one point I would l could have called it a downright rotten day. Rocky Start to Our Day Nothing was going my way. (Yeah, I know selfish, right?)… Continue reading Mom Guilt and God’s Great Grace
The Importance of a Father in the Home This picture below is from seven years ago when my husband was holding my now 8 year old daughter. We have many pictures of my husband holding all our babies, rocking them, or playing with them as children. His love as a father has played such an… Continue reading The Importance of a Father in the Home
Where are your priorities? What comes first in your life? Your health?Your looks?Your home?Your husband?God?Your children?Your hobbies?Your friends?Your career? “For where your treasure is, there your heart will be also.” Matthew 6:21 A quick look at your calendar, actions, thoughts, and activities can tell you where your priorities lie. Where you invest your time, prayers,… Continue reading What Are Your Priorities? Living the Life God Intended
The importance of Having Close Friends as a Christian Woman When I was a mom of many multiples under the age of 5, I was grateful for my posse of friends. We met every week for playgroup at each other’s houses for about 4 hours. During this time, the children played, we ate lunch, and… Continue reading The Importance of Having Close Friends as a Christian Woman
What Makes a Woman Beautiful According to God? We are not getting any younger. We all age. There is no fountain of youth that can magically transform us into an ageless and timeless beautiful woman. The fact is our hair will turn grey or white. We will lose muscle tone, our skin will sag, and… Continue reading What Makes a Woman Beautiful According to God?
But, I Did Not Marry Prince Charming…….8 Ways to Help You Divorce-Proof Your Marriage Where is my Prince Charming? Are you like most women in America these days, wondering where your Prince Charming went? Maybe your husband is driving you crazy these days. You don’t feel any passion in your marriage. Or perhaps maybe you… Continue reading 8 Ways to Help Divorce-Proof Your Marriage When You Did Not Marry Prince Charming
Having Trouble Falling Asleep? Learn How to Fall Asleep and Stay Asleep? Do you get enough sleep? Are you constantly tired? Or do you spend your days in a foggy haze, subsisting on coffee and chocolate? Did you know that lack of sleep can have a huge impact on your health and well-being? I recently… Continue reading Having Trouble Falling Asleep? Learn How to Fall Asleep and Stay Asleep
Pursuing Biblical Womanhood: My Story Years ago when I was first married and was teaching, I had no idea that I would some day be a stay-at-home mom. In fact, the plan was for me to leave my child in daycare and get back to work as soon as possible. Fast forward to eight years… Continue reading Pursuing Biblical Womanhood: My Story.
Why we need women to be teaching and learning…..Biblical Womanhood There is no better time in the history of mankind for older women to step up to the plate and teach younger women. It is imperative that Biblical principles be taught to younger women, and maybe in some cases, older women as well. Women have… Continue reading Why it is Important to Teach and to Learn Biblical Womanhood
How to Handle Disappointments as a Christian In the past 24 hours…. I dropped our landline cordless phone in a sink of hot soapy water. A full pan of hot rhubarb crisp fell out of the oven and landed upside down on the kitchen floor. The dog puked two minutes before dinner was to be… Continue reading How to Handle Disappointments as a Christian