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Modeling the How

Modeling the How

I remember the first time my son was invited to a play date at a friend’s house. It sounded fun! So why was I uneasy? I wanted to keep my kids safely in my car... Read More...
encourage month

Encourage Month

Last year for Christmas, my husband got a great new book. It was filled with a variety of 30-day challenges such as 30 days to ... a 5-minute plank, taking a da... Read More...
pioneers of rest

Pioneers of Rest

“Being pioneers of rest means resting in God’s promise to take care of all the little things we may not get to today.” I was on a walk with a visiting fri... Read More...
respecting our seasons

Respecting Our Seasons

It's a balancing act between reasonable amounts of order vs. excessive clutter in our homes, isn't it? Parents, here's some wisdom regarding possessions and respecting our families' seasons during these years.
show up

Show Up

I’m sitting next to my husband in grief counseling, folding and refolding the tissue in my hand as tears drip from my chin. There’s no point in tissues anymore.... Read More...
souls over stuff

Souls Over Stuff

Our most challenging seasons oftentimes allow us the most intimacy with the Lord. Leaning into the uncomfortable and the tension shapes us and brings about the ... Read More...