They say a baby changes everything… And boy, does it! It still amazes me that I’ve spent every single day of my daughter’s life with her. However, the road was and is bumpy. Transitioning from a young college grad and newlywed to full-fledged stay-at-home mom was shocking. This little person, so cute and so beautifully […]
This week my daughter Amariah turns one! Her newborn days are far behind her, and I look at the speedy passing of time and am trying not to blink. She’ll be a young lady before I know it. It’s a joyful thought and a weighty realization that I’m responsible for her understanding of the world. […]
Sometimes I open my eyes in the morning, hoping to slip out of bed and read the Word, when the next minute a cry from the nursery erupts. I sigh in defeat, thinking: time with the Lord will have to wait. But does it? During the busy season of motherhood, when so much is asked […]
To the Mom who couldn’t have quiet time… I get you. You love Jesus. You love the Bible. You want to be with Him. But sometimes life happens. Or maybe I should say motherhood happens. Did the baby wake up crying at 12AM and 2AM and every hour until you couldn’t keep your eyes open […]
Just a few posts ago I highlighted 15 Proverbs outside Chapter 31 that speak to the way of a woman. And yet, I felt the need to return to the beautiful final chapter, and look more closely at the Biblical woman we all dearly esteem. When we consider the Proverbs 31 woman’s extensive, honorable track […]
Proverbs is sprinkled with insights about how a woman is to walk, and what womanly behavior is precious or repugnant to God. Explore these pieces of wisdom outside the beloved Chapter 31!
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.
Cultivating humility draws us closer to Him. By cherishing His supreme role in our lives, we learn more and more about His grace, depend deeper on His promises, and find endless reasons to glorify Him.
True womanhood is not snagging the highest-paying job, being the cover of a magazine, or the loud march for independence, as our society tell us. It is selfless love from abiding in Christ, love that blesses our families, churches, and communities.
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.