Encouragement · Parenting · Titus 2

Children are a Gift

Our kids are created in God’s image. Our children are a gift from God. Every child is uniquely made by God and for His purposes. And as parents, there is nothing better than to see our child as a gift and love them the way they are. We need to embrace them for who they are and… Continue reading Children are a Gift

Biblical womanhood · Encouragement · Homemaking · Parenting · Titus 2

What It Means to Be an Encourager

What is Encouragement? Encourage (verb) to lift up, to spur on to do better, inspire with courage, or to stimulate with consistent assistance or approval. The Essence of an Encourager Over twenty years ago when I was first hired to be a middle school teacher, I learned quickly that a teacher must be an encourager.… Continue reading What It Means to Be an Encourager

Biblical womanhood · Encouragement · Money · Parenting · Titus 2

Seeking Silence and Solitude as a Christian Woman

As a mom of six active children and a husband who is currently working from home, I can tell you that silence does not happen naturally, nor does solitude find me easily. From sun-up to sun-down, I am busy homeschooling, homemaking, and home managing my large family. It is easy to get tired, lose my… Continue reading Seeking Silence and Solitude as a Christian Woman

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 · Homemaking · Marriage · Parenting · Titus 2

Encouragement for the Christian Homemaker

Encouragement for the Christian Homemaker Being a Christian woman is not a walk in the park. Often our days as wives, mothers, and homemakers are tiresome, tough, and tedious. This combination leaves us exhausted, feeling depressed, and burdened down by weight of our responsibilities. I want you to find the support that you need to… Continue reading Encouragement for the Christian Homemaker

Encouragement · Homemaking · Parenting · Titus 2

Be an Encourager to Your Children

Be an Encourager to Your Children Are you a mom that is constantly frustrated with the actions of your child? Do you find that you have to nag them to get things done? Do you wonder what went wrong and why your children don’t listen to you? Are you disheartened in hearing the nonstop whining… Continue reading Be an Encourager to Your Children