God Gave Us Family (Children’s Book Review)

God Gave Us Family, by Lisa Tawn Bergren, is the latest installment of the bestselling God Gave Us You series. This book features beautiful and engaging illustrations by David Holm. His artwork adds detail to the story, and children will sure to love seeing them. This beautiful book features a … Click here to read entire post…

Cultivating a Love That Lasts (Book Review)

Love That Lasts by Jefferson and Alyssa Bethke is a fresh look at God’s design for love, dating, marriage and sex. Although both raised in a Christian culture, the Bethkes had different outlooks on relationships and marriage that didn’t exactly line up with God’s design as outlined in His Word. … Click here to read entire post…

Daring To Hope In Times of Brokenness and Despair

“I have been to Emmaus. I have walked the road pocketed with doubt and despair and the wondering and the I had hoped the lie of Satan that maybe this time He let me down, that maybe this time He would not be enough. But when I push aside those … Click here to read entire post…

5 Things I Learned My First Year Homeschooling

Today marks the thirteenth day of my second year of homeschooling my youngest son, who is in the sixth grade. My son is happy, thriving and enjoying the whole process of learning. However, if you were a fly on the wall this time last year, you would have witnessed a … Click here to read entire post…

Encourage One Another…I Dare You!

This post contains an affiliate link. For my full disclosure policy, please click here. Did you know that today is National Encouragement Day? Yup. An entire day has been set aside to encourage (hmmm…) people to encourage one another. I. Love. This. I mean, that is the reason I started … Click here to read entire post…

Want To Experience A Power-Full Life? Anchor In.

“The biggest problem we face is not a lack of God’s power, it’s realizing where real power comes from…It doesn’t come from you, and it doesn’t come from me. It comes from the Holy Spirit of God within each and every believer…Until we fully and completely accept that real power … Click here to read entire post…

How Humbling Yourself In Your Time of Need Changes Everything

I am blessed to have author and blogger Tricia Goyer as a guest today. Tricia is a Jesus lover with a wealth of experience and Biblical truth that God will use to speak to your heart. Have you ever been trapped in a season of discontent? You know, stuff just … Click here to read entire post…

Prayer Doesn’t Have To Be Hard (Book Review)

This post contains an affiliate link. For my full disclosure policy, please click here. If you are looking for an easy read on the subject of prayer, peruse no farther. Prayer is such a lofty topic, this whole talking to God, the creator of the universe, thing. It is intimidating … Click here to read entire post…

Why We Need To Safe Guard Our Busy

“We live in a culture that glorifies busy. Our culture equates busy and fast with importance and success.” This is what Shauna Neiquist told my women’s Bible study group a couple of weeks ago, via her video study, “Living Life Together.” Well, this is paraphrased from the notes that I took … Click here to read entire post…

5 Reasons To Embrace Your Season (Poop, Snot, Eye Rolls & All!)

“Enjoy this time, it will fly by quickly.” “Don’t be too quick to rush it, it goes by fast.” “Oh, I remember those days. They were awesome. I miss them so much.” How many times, as a mom, have these well-meaning sentiments been tossed in your direction? How many times … Click here to read entire post…