Faith. Marriage. Motherhood.
And everything in between.
A strong, humble, amazing woman wrote to me recently. She’d read my viral post Let Your Husband Be A Man and it spoke directly to her heart, but also left her with questions. Her husband had made a decision that she staunchly opposed and she was seeking Godly counsel about what to do. I could tell she was caught between a rock and a hard place, and her sincere heart-cry was to do the biblical, right thing—even if it was going to be uncomfortable.read more
Can I help? Here is some Godly counsel for the victim of abuse in marriage. These are the 5 steps that you need to take if your husband is verbally, emotionally, sexually and/or physically abusing you.read more
I remember sitting in those old pews staring up at massive stained glass windows with reverence and awe. Sundays were a day of music, fellowship, and words I couldn’t understand yet that took root in my spirit anyway. While my faith has become so much more rich and real as a woman, these hymns take me back. They’re more precious now than ever before and I can hardly listen without tears springing into my eyes.read more
This list of gift ideas will give help you nail it this Mother’s Day. Below you’ll find thoughtful suggestions for every budget, personality type, and style— including some excellent DIY options. Need to shop for a mom, grandma, aunt, or someone else? I’ve got you covered!read more
I know that days like today make you feel like giving up. But don’t. There’s so much to breathe for, live for, fight for, smile for. Let’s remember all the reasons to keep going. There’s nothing like a shift in perspective to make things better.read more
Motherhood is so much more than clean-pressed laundry and a home-cooked meal on the table every night. When we stand before God at the end of our lives, I don’t believe He’s going to ask how many organic meals we prepared, themed birthday parties we threw, or even how perfect our parenting was.read more
The Lord uses many tools, teachings, and special encounters with Him to bring us closer to Him, but today I want to share with you one piece that matters tremendously: the power of God’s Word. Never doubt that it can change everything when we write it upon the tablets of our hearts (Proverbs 7:3). I can honestly say that choosing key bible verses to memorize was a critical part of our personal healing process.read more
33 minutes of Christian music to help fuel your workout! A faith-filled playlist designed as a family-friendly alternative to some of the secular work-out music choices.read more
It can be so hard to be needed by everyone. The husband wants a back rub, the baby wants to be carried, the dog is whining for her dinner and walk, the cat is weaving between my legs meowing incessantly for some attention. There are literally 100 emails to answer, a stack of bills to pay, dishes in the sink, laundry to fold, and relationships that I need to catch up on. Somedays it’s more than I can handle.read more