What a friend we have in Jesus (Yeshua)! I must admit, I have been feeling rather alone lately. Well, not exactly alone. I do live with my husband and eight youngest children, and there is rarely a dull moment around here! Rather, I have been feeling alone in my faith. We currently do not attend … Continue reading What a Friend We Have in Jesus!
Today my heart felt heavy. Honestly, it feels that way more often than not. Whenever I go out in public, I feel this way. It seems as if a cloud has settled over the land. I don't fit in. I feel a deep tug inside of me that says so. I guess this feels so … Continue reading I Don’t Fit In
Hello, friends. I hope you are having a good weekend. A flurry of activity has been going on around here, and I wanted to stop in to document it! We remembered the Passover on Friday evening. To me, it was so meaningful. I can hardly believe the great sacrifice the Lord made for little ol' … Continue reading Remembering Passover 2022
Oh, it's been such a good day. We've worked through a few school things, and I up-potted about half of my tomato plants. Unfortunately, they have started to wilt. I think it might be the potting soil I used. I've watered them throughly, and hopefully they will bounce back. While life has been good, I've … Continue reading Waiting on the Lord and His Timing
Happy Sabbath, friends. I hope you've had a lovely week. It has been very nice around here. The weather has been beautiful, and I've closed my Etsy shop for the time being. This means there has been more time for my family and reflection. Which are both good things! I have been reflecting a lot … Continue reading Sabbath Blessings in Early March
I'd like to say that I've discovered the secret to contentment. While I know that the answer is always resting in Christ, sometimes my flesh doesn't remember. It's frustrating. I've been through this before. We've fought our way through $293,000 worth of debt, and discovered the joys of simplicity and contentment in the process. Related: … Continue reading When Contentment Feels Illusive as a Mother | Resting in Christ When Things Go Wrong
Good morning, friends. Today I woke up with a very sore eye. Yesterday, my two-year-old gave me a black eye for the very first time ever! He is a strong little guy, ha! I was laying on my back and he was sitting on my stomach looking at me so sweetly...and then, wham! He reared … Continue reading When God Says Wait
I have such hope for my children. I hope for them to have a happy life, and to one day fully pursue their interests in their home and career. But more importantly, I hope for them to love the Lord, and to grow in Him more each day. I hope for them to fully surrender … Continue reading Sabbath Thoughts | Hope for Our Children