How to Handle Sin Issues

Recently I was approached by someone regarding a sin issue and was asked several questions about how God handles this particular sin. It got me thinking that as Christians regardless of the sin, we should handle them all the same. Love It is critical to always approach others with love. This four-letter word can change…

Pray Over Your Children While They Are Sleeping

Do you pray over your children while they are sleeping? Most parents kiss their children goodnight, but I want to ask you if you are doing an extra step in your bedtime routine that can make a huge impact on your family’s life. Kiss Them Goodnight At bedtime, we do a Bible story or devotion,…

Commit to Pray this New Year and New Decade

A new year and new decade are upon us tomorrow. We will say goodbye to the year 2019 and enter the new decade of 2020. All too often many people begin to make New Years Resolutions. Sadly, most if not all will stop each new resolution over time. This year, commit to pray this New…

Addiction, Society, and the Stigma

Today I want to discuss a topic that is near and dear to my heart. Sadly, it is a topic that has affected me deeply because two people that I love dearly struggle with addiction, one being a drug addict, the other an alcoholic. For simplicity’s sake, I will refer to alcoholism and drug addiction…

Why Start Your Day With Jesus

I have been trying to explain why and come up with an explanation for why it is so important to start your day with Jesus. Tonight it hit me… I start my day with Jesus because I cannot afford to NOT!! Yes, I just did an all caps word and 2 exclamation points. My Epiphany…

The Blessing Jar

I was recently at a birthday party and one of the birthday presents was a beautiful blessing jar. This really got me thinking of how I need to implement this in my family. What is a Blessing Jar? A blessing jar is a specific jar that you write down your blessings or things that you…

Respecting and Encouraging Your Husband

If there was a fly on the wall of your house, would it say that you are respecting and encouraging to your husband? In a world that looks down upon masculinity and the very nature of a man, we as wives must counter this faulty thinking and show our husbands respect that they need as…

Raising a Child With Food Allergies- Part 1.5 (Pain and Healing)

I hope you were able to read part 1 of this series titled Raising a Child with Food Allergies. I want to share our story because I know that so many people have been through and are going through these challenging times with their little ones and know first hand the pain and healing. Do…

To the Mom Who Has Few Friends

Have you ever woken up one day and realized how few friends you have? Over time you have realized that you have fewer and fewer friends, but one day it hits you, that your friend list is quite slim. I am not talking about your social media friends, but the friends you reach out to…

Raising a Child with Food Allergies (Part 1)

Raising a child with food allergies is a lot harder than I ever imagined. It is something that is certainly not for the faint of heart. Our youngest was born with FPIES (Food Protein Induced Enterocolitis). How It All Began The day my milk came in around day 3 or 4 of life, our daughter…