Hi my dear readers! The Lord has been stirring an idea around in my heart for awhile now for a new blog. As our family has entered into a new season in our service and ministry to Him, I thought this would be a good time to launch it! Thank you all so much for…… Continue reading Come Check Out My New Blog!
A couple weeks ago, I found out that I was pregnant and miscarried all within a 24 hour period – super emotional day. This is a letter I wrote in the days that followed…feeling like I’m ready to share. Dear sweet child, Where do I even start. How do I begin to try and explain this…… Continue reading Dear Sweet Child: A Letter To The Baby I Miscarried
My husband and I just celebrated our 10 year anniversary last week. Praise God! So thankful for this man the Lord has given me to share life with. Since I was a little girl, I have always enjoyed reminiscing of meeting my prince charming. We would meet and fall in love at first sight. Then,…… Continue reading The Marathon of Marriage
“But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, forbearance, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness and self-control. Against such things there is no law. Those who belong to Christ Jesus have crucified the flesh with its passions and desires. Since we live by the Spirit, let us keep in step with the Spirit.” Galatians…… Continue reading Prayers for Fruit In Marriage
The idea of a Christ-centered marriage is incredibly foreign in today’s culture. Here is a compilation of some great quotes and scriptures for wives to consider. I pray you are encouraged! 1. The Lord God said, “It is not good for the man to be alone. I will make a helper suitable for him.” (Genesis…… Continue reading 17 Pearls of Wisdom for Wives
I’m thankful.. 1. ..for piles of laundry which means my family has an abundance of cloths to wear 2. ..for clothes that don’t fit which means I have more than enough to eat 3. ..for toilets to clean which means I live in a country that has indoor plumbing 4. ..for really hard decisions which means I…… Continue reading My Unusual Thankfulness
First of all, let me preface this by saying that I in NO WAY consider myself to hold any expertise in the area of marriage. The following outlines a few of the mistakes I have personally stumbled into (and still do at times) in my own journey with my husband. Yet the Lord has been…… Continue reading 5 Ways to Crush the Heart of Your Husband
“Ok Lord, I’ve got this decision hovering over my head and I’m not sure what the best answer is. Please just tell me what to do! ” Have you ever prayed that prayer? I have…often! Actually, this is the prayer that my husband and I were praying together recently. A couple months ago, the Optometrist…… Continue reading God, Please Just Tell Me What To Do!
4:45pm – Say goodbye to Grandma and Grandpa! 5:00pm – Starbucks!!! 5:10pm – DD wants her ‘special blanket’ which is buried in the suitcase – which is buried in the back of the truck 5:15 – Stop to get gas; Husband fills up while I dig for her blanket 5:30 – On the road 5:35 -…… Continue reading The Road Trip Home
“As his wife, you have an authority in prayer for your husband that nobody else has.” This awesome exhortation was spoken to me by a dear friend and mentor. She also encouraged me to use scripture to guide my prayers for him – to pray scriptures. Praying scripture is powerful because I’m praying in complete…… Continue reading A Powerful Kind Of Prayer