Does your home show a lack of care for it? Are you simply overwhelmed by life at hand and all of the tasks set before you? You have been given 24 hours a day as the keeper of your home, the same as eveyrbody else. It is up to you how you use it. If… Continue reading Chapter 12 and 13 Living Virtuously Study Guide
Do you remember the first time that you held your newborn baby? It seemed that your baby could never do anything wrong. It was love at first glance as a mom. Your heart was filled with so much love and contentment. However, those warm fuzzies last do not last forever and we learn quickly that… Continue reading Four (Radical) Ways to Love Your Children
Money problems are the number one cause of divorce. With stats that report 50% of marriages ending in divorce, regardless if it is a Christian marriage or not, it is time that something is done. Some 47 percent of millennial couples argue about money occasionally, according to a 2015 Money poll, while 17 percent fight… Continue reading Five Ways to Talk About Money in Marriage
What is happening to the United States these days? Where did all of this polictical strife, societal divisions, and lack of morals come from? These times we live in are fraught with upheaval and friction. Differences of opinions, lifestyles, religions, and polictical systems have divided this country. There are divisions everywhere, even between generations. Where… Continue reading Why Our Nation Needs Prayer!
We have been forgiven. The price has been paid. We are called to forgive others as well. But do you forgive yourself? Whoa? What? Forgive ourselves? For past mistakes and sins. If you have asked forgiveness the slate has been wiped clean. But have you forgiven yourself? Do you live in tormented by some long… Continue reading The Power of Forgiveness
Overwhelmed? Anxious? Trying to tame the beast? Feel like your life is out of control? Trust me I have been there. You are not alone. Life gets that way. At least for me it does. I feel like I have somewhat borderline OCDish (that’s a word, right?) tendencies because I like to have things perfect… Continue reading Anxiety controlling you?
MOM! MOM! MOM! Kid #1 “Mom, mom, mommy” Kid #3 interrupting kid #1, “MOM!” Kid #6 “Mommy, mommy, mommy, mommy” (interrupting all the others) Me:” Quit mommying me to death.” Kid #1 “Mom?” Me: “I changed my name. I will no longer answer to anything you previously called me.” Kids: “To what? Mommy, mom, mother,… Continue reading WILL I SURVIVE THIS THING CALLED MOTHERHOOD?
The clang clang clang of soaked winter gear in the the dryer is deafening. The sun is shining in through all the windows. Two children napping and three resting after an afternoon of playing outside. Three giggling girls came in soaking wet all the way to the skin from their playing. They came in the… Continue reading You are Not Alone
Knock Knock Is your house ready for company at a moments notice? Would there be a mad scramble to hide everything in sight if somebody knocked on your door? Does the thought of cleaning your house make you want to call a maid? Cleaning your house does not have to be overwhelming, especially if you… Continue reading 19 Essential Cleaning Products For Your Home
Do you know there is a difference between joy and hope? Joy is not happiness. Happiness is a fleeting, a positive response or feeling to something you like or to something good that happened. Happiness is temporary. Joy is an attitude of the heart, with more of an eternal perspective. Happiness is for the here… Continue reading Hope and joy