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Fostering Grace

By on August 11, 2016 in Family and Parenting with 1 Comment

Unqualified. Insecurity. Doubt. Fear. Those are the things that constantly loomed in my thoughts. Those words could define a number of things for you – for me, those words defined motherhood. In January, my husband and I embarked on an uphill journey through the Foster Care System. We have welcomed the late night phone calls asking […]

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When I Doubt My Decision To Be a Stay-At-Home-Mom

By on June 2, 2016 in Family and Parenting with 4 Comments

Y’all, I’m gonna be real… Being a fairly young, fairly new mom, the repercussions of my decision to primarily stay home from outside work to raise my son are still fresh to my heart. And there was a recent period of time where I really struggled to fully embrace God’s calling on my life to […]

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Three Ways to Help Your Children Embrace Humility

By on May 17, 2016 in Family and Parenting with 1 Comment

“Humble yourselves in the sight of the Lord, and He will exalt you.” (James 4:10) In about the last twenty years, the job of parenting has expanded to include a concern for our children’s self-esteem and self-image. Consequently, we find ourselves in a culture of children and young adults who struggle with the opposite end […]

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Launching Your Children Out Into the World

By on April 28, 2016 in Family and Parenting with 0 Comments

“Behold, children are a heritage from the LORD, the fruit of the womb a reward. Like arrows in the hand of a warrior are the children of one’s youth. Blessed is the man who fills his quiver with them! He shall not be put to shame when he speaks with his enemies in the gate.” […]

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Why Mothers Are So Important

Being a mother is both demanding and rewarding—it is equivalent to a professional pursuit.[1] Molding minds, healing spirits, nurturing bodies, and developing potential—this job can be amazingly productive and overwhelmingly rewarding. The results of competent mothering will be passed from generation to generation! For a mother, rearing her children is her mission, life’s work, the […]

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Five “Save The Morning” Tips for Moms of Littles

By on March 22, 2016 in Family and Parenting with 2 Comments

Fellow Stay-at-Home Momma, Can I share a few small tips for the morning that have helped me to be more productive and intentional—aka, off the couch vegging out—as I’m home with my young’n? Spend at least a few minutes chipping away at your Bible reading plan in the morning before your family needs you. This […]

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Permission to Enjoy

By on March 15, 2016 in Family and Parenting with 0 Comments

Every parent has heard the phrase, “Enjoy this time with your children. It goes by so fast.” However, sometimes in the midst of the late nights, long talks, dirty diapers, or scheduled practices, parenthood does not feel very enjoyable. There are moments of pleasure that pop up in the quietness of a day, resembling a […]

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This generation needs mothers with a magnificent obsession…

By on March 3, 2016 in Family and Parenting with 0 Comments

Motherhood is both a demanding and a rewarding profession. Unfortunately, the rewards, as often is true with any endeavor, often come much later in life. Nevertheless, a prime characteristic of the good mother is unselfishness; she can wait for the final realization of her rewards. Meantime she can watch God work in the lives of […]

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How to Cultivate Thankfulness in Your Child's Heart

By on November 5, 2015 in Family and Parenting with 3 Comments

Pumpkins, scarecrows, leaves changing color, fall festivals, and crisp air mean only one thing… Fall is here! Fall is my favorite season for many reasons, but one thing that is special to me about fall is Thanksgiving. It is a holiday that requires me to take a step back and reflect on the things for […]

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3 Tips to Make Your Family an Organized Team

By on October 6, 2015 in Family and Parenting with 0 Comments

What comes to mind when you hear the word, “organize”? Does it create an intense amount of anxiety that makes your head spin? Or maybe you are on the other side of the spectrum, where you are filled with overwhelming excitement at the mere thought of the word? Regardless of which side of the spectrum you […]

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