Marriage

Spiritually Starving: Hungry for the Truth and How to Change It

  Are You Hungry? Hunger is a word that can be used to describe many things. One can be hungry for food, another person, or anything that makes them happy. And he only way to satisfy that hunger is to give it wants. Let’s compare two common types of hunger: physical and spiritual. Physical Signs… Continue reading Spiritually Starving: Hungry for the Truth and How to Change It

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Mommylicious, Chief Receiver of Complaints

My day began when the baby dropped an entire cup of Cheerios all over our stairs. Because I was busy making breakfast,  I gave the broom and dust pan to my nine year old son and had asked him to sweep it up. Ten minutes later my son was in the kitchen, sitting on the bar… Continue reading Mommylicious, Chief Receiver of Complaints

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Grief, child loss, and life

Child.  Death.  Funeral.  Grief.  Survival.  New normal. Unfortunately, it is not as rare as you would think. These words stop me cold EVERY SINGLE TIME I see them. Since losing David, my eyes are open to the plight of the bereaved everywhere, especially in my own community.  A week ago my own small community faced the… Continue reading Grief, child loss, and life

Marriage

Learning to Be Still When You’re Always in a Hurry

Life is busy. Life can become chaotic. Too much busyness can cause stress. Stress is not healthy for your mental, emotional, physical, or your spiritual health. How do you unwind? Run? Eat? Pray? Read? Talk to somebody? Sleep? Even in trying to unwind you are still doing something. How often do you sit still? No… Continue reading Learning to Be Still When You’re Always in a Hurry

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How my nine year old son is an example to me (and you, too)

♥ Be still my heart ♥ My nine-year-old son and my two-year-old ‘baby’ girl. Together. Often joined at the hip. With six children they have built in friends. Sometimes they get along and sometimes they do not. Some are closer to one more than another. While I am grateful they do love each and look… Continue reading How my nine year old son is an example to me (and you, too)

Encouragement

Even in the Mundane-God has Plans For You

The laundry room floor is filled with the laundry of three of my children. Wash, dry, sort, fold; yet it tells a story of a family that lives, eats, works, and plays. My receipts have been staring menacingly at me for far too long. They need to be entered into the budget and categorized. Not… Continue reading Even in the Mundane-God has Plans For You

Biblical womanhood

My Favorite Top Ten Christian Blogs

As a young wife and mother who has the desire to find the truth about homemaking, marriage, and finances; where are you supposed to turn? The World Wide Web can be a confusing map on the information highway. Are you seeking the truth, but confused about where to turn? Do you need some money saving… Continue reading My Favorite Top Ten Christian Blogs