Last night, my husband and I whispered in bed above our sleeping little one. We had turned off the television, and were just about ready to fall asleep ourselves. We spoke about God's goodness. I've had a rough year. Possibly the roughest year of my life. While I don't mind speaking about my own struggles … Continue reading He Has Always Cared for Us (Even When We Haven’t Made the Best Decisions)
Yesterday, my son graduated from high school. This is the third child that I've graduated, and it doesn't get any easier. It's tough watching your children grow up. On one hand, I'm so excited to watch what he does as he prepares to launch. On the other, I will miss the time I spend with … Continue reading Graduation is Hard on this Mama’s Heart
Good morning, ladies! The house is quiet, and the day has just dawned. This feels so good, doesn't it? At the same time, I'm looking forward to hearing tiny voices through my bedroom door shortly. There is nothing better than being a wife and mama! When I woke up this morning, I felt a wave … Continue reading Finding Contentment || May 2021
Do you want to protect your children? I know I sure do. Pretty much all of my decision making revolves around the safety of my children in some way. I tend to be a worrier, which doesn't help matters. I need to keep all of my thoughts focused on Christ and the Lord's will for … Continue reading Divine Protection
Should we give up our dreams to have children? Before I had children, I had a lot of dreams. Dreams of traveling, and dreams filled with all sorts of fun. I also had dreams of making a difference in the world. But those dreams usually involved becoming a missionary, or working in an orphanage. I … Continue reading Should We Give Up Our Dreams to Have Children?