This past February, my husband’s grandmother passed to the arms of Jesus after a long battle with cancer. As mothers, we have the added responsibility of not only handling our own grief, but helping our children deal with their grief as well. It’s a daunting task, and not one that any of us want to …
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What the Bible says about the Power of Our Words
"Sticks and stones may break my bones but words will never hurt me." Our moms taught us this little chant with welling meaning intentions but it couldn't be further from the truth. Words hurt. That's why we all need a little Bible lesson on the power of our words. We've all been on the giving …
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Romans 12:2: Transform Your Family
Hey Momma! I wonder if you, like me, feel like the world has gone crazy. You are thinking that you want to prepare your babies for whatever may come. It feels a little overwhelming though because who could have imagined anything that is happening.The truth is that the world has always been a crazy, evil place. After all, we are told that the whole world lies under the influence of Satan. (1 John 5: 19) So, what is our response as Christians? How do we stand apart? Cue Romans 12:2. This was our first family scripture to memorize for this year and I think it along with the rest of the chapter holds some answers.
Names of Jesus Advent Christmas Tree
I have designed a countdown to Christmas that is also an advent of sorts that takes us through some names of Jesus found in scripture. And, the best part, it is made to be put in the shape of a Christmas Tree. It's fun, it's easy, and it's about JESUS!