Parenting

How to Teach Your Child About God

*This post contains affiliate links. The darkening sky was dotted with bright white stars. My 3-year-old nephew was staring up at them, his innocent eyes wide with wonderment. “Do you like the stars?” I asked him. He nodded silently, his gaze still fixed on the heavens. “Do you know who made the stars?” He looked… Continue reading How to Teach Your Child About God

Encouragement · Homemaking · Parenting

Does the Coronavirus Have You Feeling Stuck? 15 Ways to Incorporate Some Fun into Your Routine

Does the Coronavirus Have You Feeling Stuck In Your Routine? I will admit that I like having the same routine. I thrive with a consistent routine. However, my children have been feeling blah about this whole social distancing and shelter-in-place stuff with us not being able to go to the library, to youth group, or… Continue reading Does the Coronavirus Have You Feeling Stuck? 15 Ways to Incorporate Some Fun into Your Routine

Biblical womanhood · Encouragement · Homemaking · Keepers Corner · Parenting

FINDING CONTENTMENT IN OUR CALLING AS A HOMEMAKER

As I looked around my home today, I saw all six of my children doing their morning chores. And as I stood there amid the hum of the vacuum, the swish-swish of the washer, the thump-thump of wet towels in the dryer, the sound of the wet mop hitting the tile floor, my daughter making… Continue reading FINDING CONTENTMENT IN OUR CALLING AS A HOMEMAKER

Keepers Corner · Parenting · Titus 2

KEEPER’S CORNER: Equipping Our Children, Not Enabling

Equipping, Not Enabling Our Children We have an important duty as a parent to ensure that our children are equipped for the future. We are not doing our children any favor when we do their chores for them. We are not doing any favors if we are do not expect our children to work. We… Continue reading KEEPER’S CORNER: Equipping Our Children, Not Enabling

Biblical womanhood · Encouragement · Homemaking · Marriage · Parenting · Titus 2

Homeschooling Truths for those Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Days

Homeschooling Truths for those Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Days. Our day was rough from the get-go with a few of my children having less than desirable attitudes towards schooling. My eight year old who is recovering from a cold and did not sleep well due to coughing; was crabby this morning. My twelve-year-old… Continue reading Homeschooling Truths for those Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Days

Biblical womanhood · Encouragement · Marriage · Parenting · Titus 2

Are You Easily Offended?

Are You An Easily Offended Person? Are You An Easily Offended Person? “Why do so-and-so treat me this way?” “What did I do to deserve this?” Does this sound like you or anybody else that you may know? To be honest, this was me several years ago. Many of those early years in our marriage,… Continue reading Are You Easily Offended?

Biblical womanhood · Homemaking · Marriage · Parenting · Titus 2

Fifteen Titus 2 Lessons that Every Young Christian Woman Needs to Know

Fifteen Titus 2 Lessons that Every Young Christian Woman Needs to Know Do you ever wish somebody would have taken you aside as a young adult and shared some serious truths with you about adulting? I know that I do and as a middle aged woman it has become my ministry to ‘teach the younger woman’… Continue reading Fifteen Titus 2 Lessons that Every Young Christian Woman Needs to Know

Encouragement · Homemaking · Keepers Corner · Parenting · Titus 2

Keepers Corner: Doing Your Best as a Mother and Trusting God with the Outcome

Keepers Corner: Doing Your Best as a Mother and Trusting God with the Outcome The other day I was told how nice it was that I was always so “put together” and that I “must never have problems” with my children. I will be honest, I was pretty torn at that moment. Because part of… Continue reading Keepers Corner: Doing Your Best as a Mother and Trusting God with the Outcome

Biblical womanhood · Encouragement · Marriage · Parenting

How to Win Over a Unbelieving Husband

How to Win Over a Non-Believing Husband Many Christian women live with unbelieving husbands which often makes tense moments or frustrating situations in marriage and/or parenting. A husband who is “disobedient to the word” is considered an unbeliever. (1 Peter 2:7) What does God want for the wife of a non-believer? God wants you to… Continue reading How to Win Over a Unbelieving Husband

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Six Valuable Lessons that My Mother Taught Me

Six Valuable Lessons that My Mother Taught Me Growing up my father, mother, and brother were quiet souls who were content staying home and living a fairly peaceful life; I wasn’t. In my youth, I was a loud and talkative child who was always on the go. I wanted to see the world and explore,… Continue reading Six Valuable Lessons that My Mother Taught Me