Homemaking

How to Set Goals as a Christian Homemaker

I get overwhelmed easily, especially when it comes to making a decision. When I get overwhelmed, I tend to retreat and just give up, never set forth in accomplishing anything. However, if something is already categorized and made simple for me, my life suddenly becomes easier. That is why I don’t set resolutions, instead, I… Continue reading How to Set Goals as a Christian Homemaker

Parenting

Shepherding the Heart of Your Child

Shepherd: one who tends to, protects, and guides a flock of sheep. Sheep are known for getting lost, getting injured, and for easily being left in a state of vulnerability unless they are cared for by a shepherd.  A good shepherd will lead his flock of sheep safely all the while tending to their needs.… Continue reading Shepherding the Heart of Your Child

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 · 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 · 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

Biblical womanhood · Encouragement · Homemaking · Parenting

When Life Hands You Lemons…..Make Lemonade

When Life Hands You Lemons…..Make Lemonade Yesterday was one of those days that my family will remember for a long time. The minute all six of my children and I sat down to do our schooling, our chocolate lab, Zuma decided she needed to go outside. Usually she does her doggy business, sniffs around for… Continue reading When Life Hands You Lemons…..Make Lemonade

Biblical womanhood · Marriage · Parenting

The Importance of a Father in the Home

The Importance of a Father in the Home This picture below is from seven years ago when my husband was holding my now 8 year old daughter. We have many pictures of my husband holding all our babies, rocking them, or playing with them as children. His love as a father has played such an… Continue reading The Importance of a Father in the Home

Parenting

Our Children Are Not Safe on the Internet

OUR CHILDREN ARE NOT SAFE ON THE INTERNET I am still reeling from yesterday… Yesterday, I allowed my four year old to watch “Beginners Bible: The Story of Daniel and the Lion’s Den” on YouTube. A few minutes later I looked up, mind you, in the same room and less than 6 feet from my… Continue reading Our Children Are Not Safe on the Internet