Encouragement Category

Perspective

Thanksgiving. “Because a thankful heart is a happy heart. I’m glad for what I’ve have, that’s an easy way to start…” Does anyone else hear that VeggieTales song ringing in their ears this time of year? I seem to start humming that little tune every November…#momlife. Leftovers from the toddler years. Such a simple phrase […]

Read More

Who am I …

I have not been able to stop thinking about how incredibly amazing it is that our Father in heaven truly knows us. He is the creator of heaven and earth, and “He upholds the universe by the word of his power…” yet He knows me. He knows you. He knows your children. It’s stunning. We […]

Read More

Green Pastures?

“The Lord is my Shepherd, I lack nothing. He makes me lie down in green pastures…” Psalm 23:1-2 Have you ever stopped to imagine what those green pastures would look like? I’ve always imagined an inviting scene…beautiful, rolling hills covered in green, plush grass. A gentle breeze would be blowing, and you could see the waves […]

Read More

Giving Your Kids Jesus Part VI: Live With Purpose

Have you ever heard the phrase “Cleaning the house with a toddler present is like shoveling the driveway in a snow storm.” Can anyone relate? (And all the hands go up!) There have been times in my life that I have felt the “Why bother?” or “Does it even matter?” Here I am spending all […]

Read More

Giving Your Kids Jesus Part V: Be Intentional With the Word

I love reading. I always have, and I always will! I cannot remember a time in my life that I haven’t loved reading. I love the feel of a book in my hands, the sound of cracking open a new book, the smell of it’s pages…I love libraries full of books. I have laughed and […]

Read More