Humility and patience go hand and hand. When we grasp the goodness of God's love toward us, we can reflect that love to our children, enduring the pains of parenthood with grace.
Spring is such a sweet time of year, because it physically brings to mind the new life God has given us in Christ! Celebrate this season with your family with these three ideas.
As busy moms, we can fly through our to-do list without pausing to reflect on its heavenly purpose. Here's a look at 7 amazing promises from Jesus in Revelation that give higher meaning to our motherly call.
Job rose up early. As the sky drifted from black to indigo to warm yellow light, he diligently constructed altars for each of his children, bringing sacrifices of worship on their behalf. The crisp fresh day his backdrop, Job asked Yahweh to watch his sons and daughters, to purify them, to make them right before… Continue reading A Prayer for My Daughter
I once thought that passing exams at Cornell University was my toughest challenge in life, but a few weeks after the birth of Amariah I had to seriously reconsider. Nurturing new life requires stamina and determination that far surpasses studious hours in a library. Following an epic rocking session, I said to my husband, “Taking care of… Continue reading 5 Scriptures New Moms Need to Hear
Hunger is a natural part of existence. Babies aren’t exceptions to this - one could say they are the extreme. The dependency and urgency of infant hunger is real. Could the same be said of our faith?
Our society loves to praise success, in part because we are designed to recognize excellence, the most excellent Being being God Himself. However, this desire to esteem the star athlete or the wealthy businessman, or what is obviously impressive, can often overlook the most beautiful meek blessings, like caring for a young life.