Servanthood

For as long as I can remember, I’ve needed to be my own “knight in shining armor”. I’ve tried desperately to protect myself from getting hurt or from being hurt by others. Needless to say, it can’t be accomplished. Pain is unavoidable, or so I’ve learned-the hard way. Many times, I’ve fought to keep myself […]

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As I sit down to write to you, my thoughts turn to the upcoming holiday season. With full plates, we as moms are often the “Christmas Managers” at our homes. Many tasks await us this month, and often this is the busiest time of year. But, oh, Jesus is the ultimate reason to celebrate. It’s […]

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Just how many parenting books do you have?  I have so many, I don’t even know…I love my children so much and have always wanted to be the best mama I can be.  Yes, the Bible gives us instructions for all of life, but let’s face it:  most of us just haven’t had the information […]

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It’s not fair. Three little words that sparked the feminist movement. Women didn’t think it was fair that men were treated more importantly than women. They thought they were viewed with lesser value than the men and it wasn’t fair. In some aspects this was true and in some cultures today women are treated with […]

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When we look around at the circumstances of people in the world today, we discover that there is a vast amount of suffering and pain being endured. Many different people struggle with many different types of suffering. Hospitals are full of horrible diseases and injuries, parents are getting divorces, babies are being aborted, war is […]

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Hostess gifts are such a sweet way to show your appreciation for being invited into someone’s home.  I’ve been on both the receiving end and the giving end of hostess gifts and I wanted to share with you some of my favorites over the years. Gift Ideas: 1.  Herbal Teas – You can tuck some […]

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And Mary said, “My soul magnifies the Lord,      and my spirit rejoices in God my Savior,  for he has looked on the humble estate of his servant.     For behold, from now on all generations will call me blessed;  for he who is mighty has done great things for me,     and holy is his name.  And his mercy is for those who fear […]

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Take a moment and imagine the Lord has sent you as a missionary to a country where the Gospel has not been preached, or even more likely, where it has been preached but the hearts are hard. What would you do first to establish your mission base? Most likely you would set up a home […]

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