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 […]

A Poem for My Little One

A Poem for My Little One

I had one of those breathtaking moments last night as I held my daughter before bedtime. I watched our shadows on the wall and realized she’s not going to be this small for much longer. It was such a sweet moment as I rubbed her back and she rubbed mine, squeezing one another so tight […]