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

Mom To Mom: 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 14: Don’t Be Troubled or Afraid

“No, I will not abandon you as orphans—I will come to you.” John 14:18 (NLT) “I am leaving you with a gift—peace of mind and heart. And the peace I give is a gift the world cannot give. So don’t be … Read More

Mom To Mom: Mari Jo

Dear Mama, A verse keeps popping up in my mind as I reflect on my own journey with my husband. It is found in Isaiah 46:9 (NLT): “Remember the things I have done in the past. For I alone am God! … Read More

Mom To Mom: Mari Jo Thanksgiving

Precious Mom, When I think about Thanksgiving, two words come to mind: Bountiful harvest. Bountiful means a large or abundant quantity. Harvest is the product or result of an action. Often, we highlight Thanksgiving as a one-day affair inviting family and friends … Read More

Hearing the Voice of Our Shepherd

“My sheep listen to my voice; I know them, and they follow me.” John 10:27 “Learning to clearly distinguish God’s voice is invaluable. Instead of going through life blindly, we can have the wisdom of God guide and protect us.” Andrew … Read More

Mom To Mom: Mari Jo

Hello Precious One, In moments of desperation, do you ever speak out and say, “Come Holy Spirit?” These are powerful words, inviting the Spirit of Jesus into your atmosphere. He already lives in you, but it is a good thing to ask … Read More

God’s Goodness- A Foundation of My Faith

“And if God cares so wonderfully for wildflowers that are here today and thrown into the fire tomorrow, He will certainly care for you.” Matthew 6:30 (NLT) “The degree to which we worry about provision today is directly related to how much … 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