Showing Your Children Grace

I have posted an article previously that discussed showing yourself grace. Today I want to talk about the concept of showing your children grace. Honestly, this does not come naturally to me, but I am working on doing this more. We Are Shown Grace We have been shown grace by the Lord when he died…

Do You Have a Coach that Encourages You?

Saturday I overheard my grandfather coaching my four-year-old little girl as she colored a picture of unicorns. He was telling her “stay in the lines, go slower, take your time, not too fast, good job, slow down, do not rush, etc.” The result was beautiful and better than anything she has ever colored and it…

When Situations Happen in Our Lives

A dear friend of mine was sharing her heart recently and sharing a struggle in her life. She was very hurt by the situation she was experiencing and just at a loss at what to do next. I asked her a very pointed question. Is what you are doing pleasing to the Lord? When you…

Envisioning Your Children’s Childhood

Whew, I feel I must write a disclaimer before jumping into what I feel like I need to write. What I am going to write may make you feel uncomfortable, convicted, or mad and if so, please know I am sharing my heart and something I feel the Lord is leading me to write. What…

Telling Stories Waiting for the Power to Come Back On

The children did not want to go to bed tonight. It’s summer and it stays light so late into the evening here in Georgia. Of course, I had finally gotten both children tucked back in bed for the fifth time and had just gotten settled back into a show with my husband…. and the power…