Living in the Spirit

“Those who live in the Spirit are able to carefully evaluate all things…” 1 Corinthians 2:15a “Jesus tells us we can live the kind of life He lived when we draw upon the Holy Spirit.” Chuck Swindoll   A big … Read More

The Power of Listening

“Whoever has ears, let them hear.” Matthew 11:15 NIV I was in my late twenties when I met a few older women who were obviously in love with Jesus. They were strangers to me, but friends of friends, and as … Read More

Raising Our Children in True Freedom

“I will put my laws in their minds and write them on their hearts. I will be their God, and they will be my people. No longer will they teach their neighbor, or say to one another, ‘Know the Lord,’ because … Read More

Real Men in the Making

“My son, do not forget my teaching, but keep my commands in your heart, for they will prolong your life many years and bring you peace and prosperity.” Proverbs 3:1-2  Real Men in the Making Raising boys makes a mama … Read More

Mom to Mom with Mari Jo: Summer of Staying Week Five

Hello My Friend, It’s hard to believe we’re already beginning week five of our study! I’m curious as to what God is showing you—what you’re learning! How’s your summer going? I hope you’re in full swing, enjoying the warm summer … Read More

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 When my children were younger, I struggled to keep my head above water. They required so much of my … Read More

The Power of Praying Together

My prayer is not for them alone. I pray also for those who will believe in me through their message, that all of them may be one, Father, just as you are in me and I am in you. May they also … Read More

Mom To Mom: Spirit-Led Living Week Three

“Everyone who calls on the name of the Lord will be rescued and experience new life.” Romans 10:13 (TPT) Dear Mama, I am eternally grateful for the saving power of Jesus, I have called upon His name too many times … Read More

Search Me Oh God, and Know My Heart

“In the same way, count yourselves dead to sin but alive to God in Christ Jesus. Therefore do not let sin reign in your mortal body so that you obey its evil desires. Do not offer any part of yourself … Read More