How Can You Encourage Your Kids?

How Can You Encourage Your Kids?

Encourage: a verb meaning to give support, confidence, or hope (to someone) Some synonyms for encourage are hearten, cheer, uplift, inspire, motivate, stimulate, invigorate, embolden, and fortify. I could go on, but I think you get the point. To give someone encouragement means you support them and are in their corner. You want them to succeed! I […]

His Mornings Are Magical

We were sitting on the couch, half asleep, watching some random television show together. It had been a rough couple of weeks, but also a special couple of weeks. We had a new baby in the house, so sleep was hard to come by. Finally, for what seemed like the first time in ages, all […]

Parenting Lessons from King David

I’ve heard it said that babies don’t come with instruction manuals. I think that used to be true, but anyone who has given birth in a hospital lately will tell you that you are sent home with a plethora of instructions, from how often to feed your baby, to how you should put your baby […]

Am I Being A Faithful Mother?

What comes to mind when you think of the word faithful? Usually when I think of that word, it is in terms of marriage, such as being a faithful spouse, or in terms of church, such as faithfully attending church or serving in ministry. I have to admit I have never considered faithfulness as relating […]

What I Learned From My Drama Queen

I am the mother to a little girl who is 4 going on 5. Or maybe she is really going on 15 and I just missed the last 10 years somehow, because that is how it feels most days. Like I have a miniature teenager running around in my house. I love this little girl […]