You Have a Choice

Work willingly at whatever you do, as though you were working for the Lord rather than for people.  Colossians 3:23 (NLT) “Every woman’s home is an expression of who she is, her values, her faith, and her relationships.” Family Life, … Read More

Giving Thanks as an Act of Faith

“Do not be anxious about anything, but in every situation, by prayer and petition, with thanksgiving, present your requests to God. And the peace of God, which transcends all understanding, will guard your hearts and your minds in Christ Jesus.” … Read More

Cultivating an Attitude of Gratitude

“Give thanks in all circumstances for this is God’s will for you in Christ Jesus.” Hebrews 5:18 I adore autumn. The brilliance of hues as trees and bushes shed their bright emerald summer dresses in favor of golden-yellows, fiery oranges, … Read More

On Loving Your Friends Well

“Oil and perfume make the heart glad; so does the sweetness of a friend’s counsel that comes from the heart.” Proverbs 27:9 amp “By friendship you mean the greatest love, the greatest usefulness, the most open communication, the noblest sufferings, … Read More

Making Friendships Last

I love friendships that last the distance and even traverse time.  Don’t you?  You know the ones I am talking about- the 40-year friendships that are still going strong.  My mom, who is one of my greatest role models, has … Read More

Believe in Your Friend’s Marriage

“A friend loves at all times, and a brother is born for adversity.” Proverbs 17:17 (ESV) What do you do when your friend experiences difficulty in her marriage? She might call you to vent about her husband’s selfishness, or she … Read More

What Do You Do With Disappointment?

“The righteous cry out, and the Lord hears them; he delivers them from all their troubles. The Lord is close to the brokenhearted and saves those who are crushed in spirit.” Psalm 34:17-18 What do you do with disappointment? I’m … Read More

The Gift of Friendship

“Each of you should use whatever gift you have received to serve others, as faithful stewards of God’s grace in its various forms.” I Peter 4:10  “True friendship involves two imperfect people who see each other’s shortcomings and love each … Read More

Great Godly Girlfriends

“A true friend sticks by you like family.” Proverbs 18:24b (MSG) Did you know that you need friends?  In fact, as a mother, friends can become your lifeline when life gets overwhelming, which, as I am sure you will agree … Read More