Day Five: Real Friendship is Not a Clique

“One who has unreliable friends soon comes to ruin, but there is a friend who sticks closer than a brother.” Proverbs 18:24 Choosing friends wisely can be difficult. I understand that friendship can be confusing in junior high and high … Read More

Effective Communication with Your Teens

Mama, your teenagers love you so much! You are their hero and their safe place, whether they act like it or not. Join Rachel and Deb as they share easy ways to help you talk with your teens in a … Read More

Day 8: Jesus is Truth and He Brings Freedom

“Then you will know the truth, and the truth will set you free.” John 8:32 “Where I found truth, there I found my God, who is the truth itself.” Augustine This is the day that the Lord has made, let us … Read More

Day 1: Jesus is the Light of the World

“The Word became flesh and made his dwelling among us. We have seen his glory, the glory of the one and only Son, who came from the Father, full of grace and truth.” John 1:14 “Jesus Christ did not come … Read More

Mom to Mom with Rachel

Dearest Mom, Parenting is hard. Parenting in our own strength is even harder. So why do we have the temptation to do this monumental thing apart from our Savior? It’s because we, myself included, often lose sight of His hand over our … Read More

Loving Your Husband Even When He is Unlovable

“Be completely humble and gentle; be patient, bearing with one another in love.” Ephesians 4:2 “A mentor told me early on, ‘Beth, if you treat that man like he already is everything you want him to become, he’ll become it.’ I could … Read More

Consider Others Better

“…But in humility consider others better than yourselves. Each of you should look not only to your own interests but also to the interests of others.” Philippians 2:3-4 “Spiritual friendship is eagerly helping one another know, serve, love, and resemble … Read More

Going on an ADVENTure with Your Children

“He tends his flock like a shepherd: He gathers the lambs in his arms and carries them close to his heart; he gently leads those that have young.” Isaiah 40:11 “At this Christmas when Christ comes, will He find a … Read More

Mom to Mom with Rachel

“For we are God’s handiwork, created in Christ Jesus to do good works, which God prepared in advance for us to do.” Ephesians 2:10 Precious Mama, You are a dearly loved child of God. Let me say that again: YOU are … Read More

Your Spirit Affects Your Home

“By wisdom a house is built, and through understanding it is established; through knowledge its rooms are filled with rare and beautiful treasures.” Proverbs 24:3-4 “What you do in your house is worth as much as if you did it … Read More

Having the Kind of Marriage God Intended

“Love and faithfulness meet together; righteousness and peace kiss each other.” Psalms 85:10 “There is no more lovely, friendly or charming relationship, communion or company, than a good marriage.” Martin Luther   Dear mama, quiet your heart before the Lord. … Read More