Equip our Minds

Why Does God Hate These 7 Things?

Have you ever wondered if God hates certain sins more than others? The Scriptures clearly express God’s disdain for sin. Sin entered the world through the rebellion of Adam and Eve in the Garden of Eden. Consequently, we are born sinners. We find redemption through Christ’s atoning work on the cross and placing our faith… Continue reading Why Does God Hate These 7 Things?

Awaken Our Hearts

4 Things God Reveals When We Pray for New Eyes

“Wow, l can read that sign! When did we get that new restaurant? Woah, I can see that person walking across the street!” A trip to the optometrist confirmed that I had needed major vision correction, so after wearing my new glasses for the first time, a whole new world seemed to suddenly appear right… Continue reading 4 Things God Reveals When We Pray for New Eyes

Heavenly Minded Lifestyle

Hope For the Hardest of Days

Hello! I am so glad you are joining me today from Proverbs 31, Encouragement for Today. Check out the video below to learn about the giveaway! ( giveaway closes on 9.23.21,winner will be notified by e-mail) https://vimeo.com/591702296 Click Here to enter or the button below. The winner will be notified through e-mail, and I will… Continue reading Hope For the Hardest of Days

Awaken Our Hearts, Heavenly Minded Lifestyle, Missional Motherhood

3 Reasons Children Need to See Their Parents Wrestle with Their Faith

I've never been one to shy away from difficult conversations, believing that hard truths and awkward situations should be addressed swiftly and directly by using logic and facts. And then, I became a parent. Children ask tough questions—questions that need solid answers. In our family, our daughters' inquiries often revolve around the subject of faith.… Continue reading 3 Reasons Children Need to See Their Parents Wrestle with Their Faith

Equip our Minds, Missional Motherhood

10 Prayers of Protection for Children Returning to School

As a student, I looked forward to the start of a new school year. I am obsessed with school supplies, welcome new beginnings, and am always eager to fill my brain with information. In my youth, it never occurred to me that returning to the classroom brought dread, anxiousness, and worry for many students, especially… Continue reading 10 Prayers of Protection for Children Returning to School

Awaken Our Hearts, Equip our Minds

5 Things the Bible Says About God’s Punishment

Nestled in fiery colored flames, the bold, uppercase words on the highway's billboard, "TURN BEFORE YOU BURN," caught my attention. I understood the intent—to provoke an intense sense of urgency to accept Christ or spend eternity in Hell. Although the message was sincere, the approach didn't sit well with me. Shouldn't God's love, not His… Continue reading 5 Things the Bible Says About God’s Punishment

Awaken Our Hearts, Heavenly Minded Lifestyle

You May Need to Give Up More Than Just Sin to Follow Jesus

I gazed at my phone's blank, black screen. Did I just quit my job to stay at home full-time with my children and write a book? Discounting that I had never even posted a blog, until that moment, my career in sales had been my identity. For some time, the Lord had been calling me to leave… Continue reading You May Need to Give Up More Than Just Sin to Follow Jesus

Equip our Minds

Praying with the Bible- How to Pray Using God’s Word

I listened intently as beautiful words of praise and adoration flowed from the gentlemen's lips. His prayer was seamless, natural, as easy as talking to an old friend.  Why can't I pray like that? Why is my prayer such a struggle for me? When I come before God, my heart weighs heavy but my head… Continue reading Praying with the Bible- How to Pray Using God’s Word

Heavenly Minded Lifestyle, Identity in Christ

How God Comforts Us

Hey Friends! If you are joining me today from Proverbs 31 Encouragement for Today Devotions, welcome. I am truly humbled you are joining me in this space, and pray you are encouraged and blessed by today's devotion! Looking for the FREE resources that go along with today's devotion, How God Comfort Us? Click below! I… Continue reading How God Comforts Us

Equip our Minds, Missional Motherhood

5 Things to Remember When Your Children Ask Tough Questions

I recently read that the average American spends about an hour a day in the car. For mothers of school-aged children, the amount doubled. And in some cases, the amount of time tripled, which led me to question if I was making the most of "car time" with my children. Answer: not often enough, so… Continue reading 5 Things to Remember When Your Children Ask Tough Questions