Enjoying Motherhood Day 8: Created for True Love

“Fathers, do not exasperate your children; instead, bring them up in the training and instruction of the Lord.” Ephesians 6:4 NIV Created fot True Love When my children were younger, I struggled to keep my head above water. They required … Read More

Jesus, Teach Me Day 5: Parenting with Grace

“And if anyone longs to be wise, ask God for wisdom and he will give it! He won’t see your lack of wisdom as an opportunity to scold you over your failures but he will overwhelm your failures with his … Read More

Jesus, Teach Me Day 6: A Peaceful Home

“The Lord himself goes before you and will be with you; he will never leave you nor forsake you. Do not be afraid; do not be discouraged.” Deuteronomy 31:8 NIV A Peaceful Home I believe most moms in the world … Read More

Jesus, Teach Me Day 7: Jesus Identifies

“Come to me, all you who are weary and burdened, and I will give you rest. Take my yoke upon you and learn from me, for I am gentle and humble in heart, and you will find rest for your … Read More

Jesus, Teach Me Day 2: Forgiveness Brings Freedom

“And forgive us our debts, and we forgive our debtors.” Matthew 6:12 (KJV) Forgiveness Brings Freedom Dear mom, do you struggle with unforgiveness toward a friend, your children, or your spouse? Recently the Holy Spirit led me to “house clean” … Read More

Jesus, Teach Me Day 3: Speak Life

“A man’s belly shall be satisfied with the fruit of his mouth, and with the increase of his lips shall he be filled. Death and life are in the power of the tongue: and they that love it shall eat … Read More

Jesus, Teach Me Day 4: He Sees You, Mom!

“And if you give even a cup of cold water to one of the least of my followers, you will surely be rewarded.” Matthew 10:42 NLT He Sees You, Mom! Do you often feel unnoticed or unappreciated in all of … Read More

Mom to Mom with Mari Jo Lent Week Seven

Sweet Sister, The heart-wrenching events of that first Holy Week fulfilled prophecies penned by prophets thousands of years before. From the beginning of time, it was God’s plan to save and deliver His beloved creation—you and me. The brutal whipping, the questioning, … Read More

Day 19: It Is Finished!

“Jesus knew that his mission was now finished, and to fulfill Scripture he said, ‘I am thirsty.’ A jar of sour wine was sitting there, so they soaked a sponge in it, put it on a hyssop branch, and held it … Read More