Does your home show a lack of care for it? Are you simply overwhelmed by life at hand and all of the tasks set before you? You have been given 24 hours a day as the keeper of your home, the same as eveyrbody else. It is up to you how you use it. If… Continue reading Chapter 12 and 13 Living Virtuously Study Guide
A little laugh for ya’ll….This morning my son shows up in my bedroom as I was working with his live trap and a squirrel that had been captured. He was so excited to have caught another squirrel, that he just had to show me. Let me tell ya, that nothing gets more attention more than… Continue reading WHAT WE DO MATTERS AS KEEPERS OF OUR HOME
Elisabeth Elliot said, “This job has been given to me to do. Therefore, it is a gift. Therefore, it is a privilege. Therefore, it is an offering I may make to God. Therefore, it is to be done gladly, if it is done for Him. Here, not somewhere else, I may learn God’s way. In this… Continue reading Mommy Blogger Series: Daily Routine and Chores
Six Tips for Cutting the Clutter by Laura Adams Clutter. The very word makes some of us shudder. One of the most important things I’ve learned as a homemaker is how to keep clutter under control. We have limited space. Our first apartment had a lot of closets, so that helped. Our current apartment has… Continue reading Cutting the Clutter
As keepers of our home, we need routines. Routines need not be complicated nor confusing, but they are necessary. If you are not a naturally organized person or find yourself overwhelmed; routines are especially important for you. Does the thought of following a routine scare you? Are you at a loss as to even know… Continue reading Keepers of the Home: Four Simple Steps to Establishing a Routine
Nighty Night When it comes to putting the kids to bed, my husband and I usually split up bedtime duty. He takes three and I take three. Of course, half of our children are fully capable of putting themselves to bed, but because the kids ask us to still do it, we oblige them. For the… Continue reading Encouragement for Your Ministry as a Mother
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?
Prayer You probably have seen the movie War Room and are familiar with its theme on the power of prayer. In the movie, Miss Clara (one of the main characters) shows Elizabeth a special closet she has dedicated to praying and calls it her “War Room” because as she puts it, “In order to stand up… Continue reading War Room: Where Do You Pray?
Disclosure: This post may contain affiliate ads Why We Need God By loving God and reading His Word daily we will prevent spiritual hunger. Spiritual hunger is the act of starving ourselves from the truths that we need in order to know that God loves us. If we are in a drought we will be… Continue reading Scriptural Truths on Why We Need God
How Do You Manage Your Time? Is your day full of distractions? Or do you manage it well? Did you know that there are timewasters and distractions that prevent homemakers from effectively managing their homes? Everybody has the same amount of time per day. 24 hours. Seven days in a week. 365 days a year.… Continue reading 8 Biggest Time Wasters for Homemakers