Following God’s Directions Even When They’re Uncomfortable

I was adamant that we would never move again. We'd just gotten settled into our very first owned home: a cute and cozy two-story house with play space in the basement and a fantastic backyard with a view. After having lived in seven residences in a five-year time span, I was absolutely through with moving... … Continue reading Following God’s Directions Even When They’re Uncomfortable

Advent Devotion 2018

For this Advent season, I was requested to either find or write an Advent devotional for a ladies' gathering. I decided to write one, and wanted to share it with you, as well. This devotional could be used in a personal setting, but is actually intended for a small group. There is an opening and … Continue reading Advent Devotion 2018

4 Truths to Lean on When Discipline Seems to Fail

If you're like me, thoughts like "didn't that sink in? Are we getting anywhere? Don't you know that that's wrong by now? Good grief!" command the attention of your brain directly after another seemingly failed attempt at disciplinary action. Any other exasperated parents out there? I try, and try, and try again. It just seems … Continue reading 4 Truths to Lean on When Discipline Seems to Fail