It was a grueling season of slamming doors, elevated voices, and hot, sticky tears. One morning, after another long and heated discussion with my husband, I was exasperated by our inability to come to a resolution. I was confused, tired, and frustrated. What I needed was the listening ear of a friend. But who would … Continue reading The Power Of A Selflessly Devoted Heart
Sometimes, I feel like a two-year-old. When my children were little they each went through a phase when they wanted to do everything by themselves. They thought they were big enough to handle it without mama's help. "I do it!" they would say. And if I didn't allow them to do it by themselves, there … Continue reading What If They Think I’m A Weakling?
I was in need of a good reminder of the many ways God has blessed our family through my husband. Last year I shared a story about having to pick up my husband's socks off of the bathroom floor. I wasn't happy about my situation. I whined, and I complained about it. Eventually, my ungrateful attitude started … Continue reading Choosing To Remember God’s Goodness
A Book Review of Looking Toward the Cross, A 40 Day Easter Journey For Families by Leighann Marquiss This Easter devotional includes 40 days of devotions and activities for families to participate in together that focus on the life and ministry of Jesus. After reading through the devotions, my daughter and I tried the … Continue reading A Fun and Creative Way to Teach Your Kids About Easter
Is your teenager having a hard time finding their way? Do you worry that they might not ever turn in to the mature adult you’re raising them to be? As parents, we care deeply for our children, and it breaks our hearts to see them struggle their way through life. We want nothing more than … Continue reading My Teenage Zombie Book Review