Children and Gender Roles As I type this I am listening to my three youngest bathing suited beauties playing in our kitchen deck. Two hours ago they took their doll strollers, pretend kitchen toys and plastic food, and stuffed animals out there. Every evening after dinner this is where the little girls disappear to. They… Continue reading Children and Gender Roles
In Titus 2:5, God instructs young women in Godly living….”to be discreet, chaste, keepers at home, good, obedient to their own husbands, that the word of God be not blasphemed.” We are to be the caretakers of our home, under the guidance of our husband’s leadership. We are not ‘less than’ by submitting, but instead… Continue reading Eleven Ideals for the Christian Homemaker
Overwhelmed as a Homemaker?- Learning How to Say No and Reclaim Your Time Back As women we tend to be ‘yes’ people. We tend to say yes when asked because we feel its expected or it is the ‘right’ thing to do. We say yes because we are mothers, wives, neighbors, sisters, daughters, friends, and… Continue reading Overwhelmed as a Homemaker?-Learning How to Say No and Reclaim Your Time Back
It is not easy being a Christian wife and mother in these modern times. What would have been considered practical and common sense even as near as 50 years ago, is no longer the way of life. The definition of homemaking, marriage, and parenting as changed to fit the acceptance of the world. The world… Continue reading Christian Homemaking Resources: 3 Free e-books on Parenting, Marriage, and Managing our Homes
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
Today my paternal grandmother would have been 110 years old. She has been gone for about thirteen years now. But I can still see her full head of white curly hair. Her stories and laughter still fresh in my mind. She was a Godly woman who had a strong influence on my faith. Upon entering… Continue reading THE INFLUENCE OF A GODLY WOMAN
Overcoming Discouragement in Homemaking In our homemaking ministry, burnout and discouragement is a real problem. Often a lack of motivation can cause discouragement and burnout in our homemaking routines as wives and mothers. The Reality of Homemaking Work still needs to get done. Meals must be cooked because your family needs to eat. Clothes get… Continue reading Need Help with Getting Motivated as a Homemaker?
A virtuous woman is a woman of strength, priorities in order, activities are centered around her home, with honorable characteristics, and she is a blessed woman. The Bible speaks of the “virtuous woman”. But, who is she? How does God in His Word describe her? A VIRTUOUS WOMAN HER PRIORITIES ARE IN ORDER She is a… Continue reading Are You a Virtuous Woman?
How to Succeed in Achieving Your Goals in 5 Steps 1. Write it down Goals that are written down are 80% more likely to be achieved. 2. Make it visible Post your goals in a highly visible area to you. One where you see on a daily basis. For example, if you are trying to… Continue reading 5 Tips on How to Set and Achieve Goals for 2019; No More Resolutions!
I get overwhelmed easily, especially when it comes to making a decision. When I get overwhelmed, I tend to retreat and just give up, never setting forth in accomplishing anything. However, if something is already categorized and made simple for me, my life suddenly becomes easier. That is why I don’t set resolutions, instead I… Continue reading How to Organize Your Goals in Six Steps for 2019