Are You A Name Caller?


Faith

I felt immediate regret. My obvious failure in giving a rational and appropriate response left me feeling defeated. So when that familiar voice whispered, “You’re a terrible mother,” I believed it. I opened the door to mom-guilt and let it rush on in.

January 25, 2019

We Don’t Have To Be Mom Enough


Faith, Family

There is freedom in admitting only God is enough. Then we can place our problems, and our children’s problems, in His capable hands. We stop living in reaction to circumstances, rest in His peace and hope in things unseen. As we trust God, seeking His will in our hardest circumstances, He gives new perspective of impossible problems. His eternal perspective.

January 9, 2019

Seeing God’s Kindness In Daily Life


Faith

When is the last time you experienced God’s kindness? Scripture is clear about the lavish kindness of God but many of us are too busy to consider God’s kindness in our lives.  6 Places to Start Seeing God’s Kindness in Daily Life The two-year-old dropped her lollipop at Costco. As it hit the floor, I […]

October 5, 2018

What God Says When We Can’t Do It All


Faith

Do you feel like you should be able to do it all but keep finding out you can’t? God has something to say when we can’t do it all. Some days make it abundantly clear that I can’t do it all, leaving me on my knees praying to God for help. Chaos. Chaos describes this morning […]

June 1, 2018

Claiming God’s Promises When Prayer Is Answered In A Different Way Than We Hoped


Faith

After praying for our son to be healed from life-threatening food allergies for 6 years, God answered our prayer in a different way than we hoped. Now what? Our Prayers Last Wednesday, our son had an allergic reaction to peanut butter. Peanut butter we gave him, knowing he may have a reaction. What? Let’s backup […]

November 9, 2017