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
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
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?
When I was a younger mom and had five children under the age of 6, there was not much evidence of the fruits of the Spirit in my life, home, parenting, or marriage. I wasn’t sleeping due to nursing a newborn, teething toddlers, potty training preschoolers, and running a home. At times I felt too… Continue reading 11 Ways to Grow Your Faith as a Christian Woman (While Being a Busy 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?
If we look to the Bible, the most famous picture of a virtuous woman, the Proverbs 31 woman is seen being a hardworking homemaker as well: “She looketh well to the ways of her household, and eateth not the bread of idleness.” – Proverbs 31:27 A homemaker is a busy woman, one who knows what to… Continue reading Thriving as a Homemaker: Seven Ways to Help You Become More Successful
The winter forecast in my area for the next week is not looking good. During the next few days the temp is barely expected to get above 4 degrees Fahrenheit, not to mention theconstant snow flurries with tons of accumulation, white-out conditions, and extremely dangerous driving conditions. While this is typical weather for our area… Continue reading Preparing for Bad Winter Weather
Time is importantWomen are busy. Moms are busy. Wives are busy. Our time is precious to us. It matters how we manage our time. As the keeper of our home, we must strike the often delicate balance of all of our responsibilities. Managing Our HomesAs the managers of our home; we do the cooking, cleaning,… Continue reading Managing Our Homes and Learning How to Keep it Clean
Challenge I want you to think about something for a minute. I want to think about homemaking as a ministry. If you have never thought of this way, it will probably be a challenge. You may think of ministries as something done in a church, or in another country. But, the truth is, that as… Continue reading Homemaking as a Ministry