Monthly Archives: February 2016

Counter-Cultural Parenting

  As our culture slides down the slippery slope towards complete and total secularism, it is more important than ever that Christian parents take note and become counter-cultural in their parenting approach. We must wake up to the tidal wave … Continue reading

Posted in Parenting, Spiritual Encouragement | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Mission: Motherhood

  Over the years, many of my young mom friends have expressed an uncertainty regarding their value and significance as a mom when they are in the trenches with little ones under foot. They wonder if they are fulfilling their … Continue reading

Posted in Parenting, Spiritual Encouragement | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Our Journey to Heart Health (Part 4)

  As we walked in the door on that first day home after my husband’s hospital stay, we both breathed a sigh of relief. He was so happy to be home where he could get into his most comfortable clothes, sink … Continue reading

Posted in Heart Health, Marriage, Spiritual Encouragement, Thankfulness | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Have I Loved my Husband Well?

    I have been quite introspective lately in the wake of my husband’s recent heart surgery and subsequent recovery period. An unexpected, serious health crisis can have that effect on a person. As I’ve thought about the early years … Continue reading

Posted in Heart Health, Marriage, Spiritual Encouragement, Thankfulness | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Dads and daughters

  Last night as we were sitting around our family room after dinner, my husband asked my daughter, “Have I ever shown you how to play Backgammon?” Our teenage daughter, with a suspicious grimace and a roll of the eyes said, … Continue reading

Posted in Parenting, Spiritual Encouragement | Tagged , | Leave a comment