Encouragement

15 Powerful Bible Verses About Encouraging Others

Encouraging others says a lot about someone.  Are you someone who can be counted on to edify others?  Or are you the type of person who brings others down? As Christians, we want to serve others and behave as Christlike as we possibly can.  That means showing love wherever we can. It’s our job to… Continue reading 15 Powerful Bible Verses About Encouraging Others

Encouragement · Homemaking · Parenting

Glory in the midst of the chaos

We are on day three of dealing with sick children. Sickness from both ends. Middle of the night vomiting. Dirty sheets, numerous baths, and stained pillows. My washing machine has been running non-stop for three days.  One urgent care visit. Antibiotics and painkillers for one child. Only one child attended school today, while five are… Continue reading Glory in the midst of the chaos

Marriage

Biblical Marriage: Four Ways to Show Respect to Your Husband

Respect is to be in awe of, to revere, to reverence or treat someone special. Respect in Marriage In Ephesians 5:33 Paul wrote about respect, stating that “…..the wife (must see to it) that she respects, and delights in her husband (that she notices and prefers him and treats him with loving concern, treasuring him,… Continue reading Biblical Marriage: Four Ways to Show Respect to Your Husband

Biblical womanhood · Marriage

Proverbs 14:1: Home Builder or Home Wrecker? How to Be a Wise Woman

As mothers and wives, and the keepers of our home, we hold the heart of our home in our hands.  Through our prayers, actions, and guidance we help shape and mold who lives within the four walls of our home. We must also remember that even though we can have a lot of influence, that… Continue reading Proverbs 14:1: Home Builder or Home Wrecker? How to Be a Wise Woman

Bible Reading · Biblical womanhood · Encouragement

What Fruit of the Spirit are You Cultivating?

What Fruit of the Spirit are You Cultivating? Confession time: A while back, I noticed that I had been cultivating a very bitter angry spirit deep within my soul.  My heart had been heavy and I didn’t know why. I was been fruitless. There had been no joy. Have I been depressed? No, I do not… Continue reading What Fruit of the Spirit are You Cultivating?

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Why We Don’t Celebrate Santa Claus

*This post may contain affiliate ads Christmas Time It really is a magical time of year, isn’t it? What is there not to love about all the garland and boughs of holly strung up everywhere? Houses are decorated so beautifully and at night entire neighborhoods are lit up from one end to another. Stores keep… Continue reading Why We Don’t Celebrate Santa Claus