Category: Parenting

“My Children Have Rebelled…” 8 Truths For Parents To Cling To

While at an event recently I had the opportunity to spend some time with a mom of 3 grown children. Out of the three children, two of them are not walking with the Lord. She is very weary. At the beginning of the evening I […]

How Can I Emulate The Life Of Jesus In My Season Of Motherhood?

It was a cool fall afternoon. A precious friend had taken time out of her busy schedule to stop by for a visit. It was a refreshing break from our daily responsibilities to relax, drink coffee, and talk. She is the mother of 3 children, […]

I Love You and I Like You!

There is a person in my life who can make me laugh more than anyone else I know – that person is my son. He has always had a wonderful sense of humor. He lives life outside of the box, is comfortable in his own […]

Will Complementing Your Children Make Them Prideful?

She was a tall, thin woman in her mid 20’s. Her dark eyes were complimented by her long, dark, naturally curly hair that spilled loosely around her shoulders. I was sitting next to her mother when the young woman arrived to pick up her toddler. She […]

Ahhhh! Triumph! The Waiting Room Of Prayer

Ahhhh! Triumph! The Waiting Room Of Prayer

The setting is a quiet waiting room. Sitting in a hard plastic chair, I patiently wait for my turn to be seen by the doctor. Listening intently for my name to be called, I am surrounded by people who are reading magazines, watching the news, […]

When A Mother’s Love Is Not Enough

It was a few weeks before Valentine’s Day. As I made my way up and down the aisles in the grocery story, my wandering thoughts went home to be with one of my children who was hurting. Passing the Valentine’s Day candy, I was reminded […]