• The Ministry of Motherhood 

    If you’re anything like me, you often get inspired and challenged by messages you hear at church about missions and those sharing the gospel all over the world. Stories about rescuing girls, building orphanages, and reaching thousands overseas are thrilling!…

  • Pretty is as Pretty Does

    I love makeup. So does Deanna. In fact, we bonded almost immediately when we figured out that we were kindred spirits, counting our pennies ’til we could splurge on a new eyeshadow palette at the local Ulta or Sephora. We…

  • No More Mom Guilt 

    So here’s the deal: even though we all deal with “mom guilt,” we really don’t have to. See, in Isaiah 6:7, Isaiah experiences a touch from heaven that wipes away his guilt and sin. The Bible says that when we…

  • Mom Guilt and the Future Me

    Psalm 78:4 has been on my heart for a few days. So, I get it. The mom guilt is a force to be reckoned with. It’s like a pill we take daily, sometimes, right?  We’ve talked about it before. Blame…

  • 5 Things Moms REALLY Want for Mothers Day

    Mothers Day is right around the corner…. Very few moms I’ve come in contact with really want a diamond necklace or a cruise to the Caribbean for Mothers Day {although we would certainly not turn those things down…} As it…

  • God Thinks About You.

    I love Psalm 139.  It is absolutely my favorite Psalm, and maybe my favorite chapter out of the whole Bible.  I think I stumbled upon it first during my college years, and as the years have passed, my understanding and…

  • From One Mom’s Heart to Another…. 

    This week,  we watched The Passion to prepare for Easter and also to preview it for the purpose of showing our 8 year old son. (More on that later.) Many thoughts struck me as I cried through the movie, but…

  • 5 Things Your Mom Friends Need From You

    I was reminded this weekend that you just really never know what another mom is struggling with behind her smile or quick, “Everything’s good!” Every other Monday night at our Moms LifeGroup I hear moms share burdens and struggles–things I…