A Mission Statement for Motherhood

A Mission Statement for Motherhood

Hello friends! It’s been a while. I’ve been knee deep in diapers, screaming toddlers and broken crayons. I feel like “busy” is a massive understatement for any mom.  While I’ve been astronomically busy day in and out, often in tears of both joy and frustration, I’ve found myself searching for purpose. Questioning my true calling. […]

Staying Merry All Season Long

Staying Merry All Season Long

With so much on our plates as moms, sometimes it’s a challenge staying merry all season long. From all the gift preparations the holidays bring to the baking, from housecleaning to traveling and the list goes on and on. Basically, extreme busyness usually accompanies this season and busyness can easily lead to stress. If you […]

Why Losing My Children Is Not My Worst Fear…

Why Losing My Children Is Not My Worst Fear…

I used to say my worst fear would be to lose my children on this earth. It’s not anymore. I sat on my knees last night at my daughter’s bedside humbly shedding tears submitting to Him and understanding losing them is no longer my worst fear. My worst fear would be if they grew to […]

Replace Worry With Faith

Replace Worry With Faith

Therefore do not worry about tomorrow, for tomorrow will worry about itself. Each day has enough trouble of its own. – Matthew 6:34 Wow, do these words ring true to me today. Isn’t it awesome how in times of trouble, stress or worry, God reveals Himself to us and comforts us. I opened my email […]

His will, not mine… Psalm 143:10

His will, not mine…  Psalm 143:10

As we start a new year the question I keep hearing is… “What is your New Year’s resolution?” Of course, I have several. I’ve even categorized them, health, faith, parenting, marriage, etc. But I was reminded the other day by verse 143:10 in the book of Psalm that it is not about my plans. It […]

Faith the Size of a Mustard Seed

Faith the Size of a Mustard Seed

“In Luke 17:5, the apostles asked Christ to increase their faith. The Lord told them that if they had faith as small  as a mustard seed, they could do great things.”  This excerpt, pulled from one of Charles Stanley’s daily devotions, led me to write this post…because this sentence hit home for me. I was […]