The Importance of Christian Friends

“Though one may be overpowered, two can defend themselves. A cord of three strands is not quickly broken.” Ecclesiastes 4:12. Two and a half years ago, my husband and I moved from our hometown to a new city three hours … Read More

Bringing Scripture Into the Lives of Your Children

“All your children will be taught by the Lord, and great will be their peace.” Isaiah 54:13. Bringing scripture into the everyday lives of your children is a powerful and important tool when raising them. As adults, we turn to … Read More

What To Do When God Is Silent

“For I am the LORD your God who takes hold of your right hand and says to you, ‘Do not fear; I will help you.” Isaiah 41:13 Silence. Sometimes what causes us the most pain and confusion isn’t what God … Read More

Love Languages for Children

“Love is patient, love is kind. It does not envy, it does not boast, it is not proud. It does not dishonor others, it is not self-seeking, it is not easily angered, it keeps no record of wrongs. Love does … Read More

Four Ways to Love Your Children Better

“Behold, children are a heritage from the Lord, the fruit of the womb a reward. Like arrows in the hand of a warrior are the children of one’s youth.” Psalm 127:3-4 (ESV). As moms, we are called to love our … Read More

Encouraging Your Husband During Hard Times

“Therefore encourage one another and build one another up; just as in fact you are doing.” 1 Thessalonians 5:11 I can’t say when I first noticed. My husband and I were in a stormy season. We had faced many trials … Read More

How to Be a Godly Wife in a Feminist World

“Therefore everyone who hears these words of mine and put them into practice is like a wise man who built his house on the rock. The rain came down, the streams rose, and the winds blew and beat against the … Read More

The Oil of Worship

“To bestow on them a crown of beauty instead of ashes, the oil of joy instead of mourning, and a garment of praise instead of a spirit of despair.” Isaiah 61:3a When we look at the story found in 2 … Read More

I’ll Raise a Hallelujah

On the Jewish holiday of Rosh Hashanah last September, we entered into the Hebrew year 5780. (The Jewish calendar runs from September-September.) What is interesting about Hebrew numbers, is that they are also words. The number 80 is represented by … Read More