The choices we make today have a lasting impact on our life. This is something I am trying to make my young children understand. Right now, the choice is to obey or not obey mommy and daddy. When we don’t obey, there is a consequence. We must teach our children this now while they are young, that our choices always have an outcome, whether it be good or bad. Sooner than we can imagine, … [Read more...] about The 2 Most Important Things to Remember about Discernment
It's no secret that I have OPD: Obsessive Planner Disorder... My friend Emma, who is a homeschooling momma of teens, has been my go-to gal for homeschool guidance. She has such an amazing heart for education, her children and the Lord. I just love her!!! She showed me the planner that she uses for organizing her homeschool, and because I have OPD, I knew I had to have one!!! Best purchase … [Read more...] about Well Planned Day Homeschool Planner GIVEAWAY
“I’m tired. I’m distracted. I’m disappointed in myself. I feel slightly used and more than slightly used up. I’m a little overwhelmed and a lot worn down.” –Lysa TerKeurst Oh, my best friend and I have had this conversation more times than I can count!! Have you been in a season where you felt that way? You felt overwhelmed and like life was out of control. Life feels chaotic sometimes. We’ve … [Read more...] about Overwhelmed
Has someone said this to you? Have you said it to someone? Chances are the answer is yes and yes. This is one of those things people say with good intentions, but in fact, it just makes the wounds cut deeper to the person going through the struggle. There is so much tragedy in this world. Shootings at schools, movie theaters, army bases…you name it. This world is broken. There is so much … [Read more...] about God won’t give you more than you can handle.
It’s a New Year! My husband and I were talking on our long car ride this past weekend about how time moves so fast and how God’s plan is so good. Never did I see myself moving farther away from my hometown of St. Louis. Never did I imagine I would be looking at beautiful snow capped mountains out my kitchen and den windows. Never did I see myself becoming a Women’s Ministry Coordinator. … [Read more...] about One Word: Renewal