When Moms Get a Little Bit Desperate

My daughters Lindsey and Jessica have several hamsters (it’s a little hard to keep track of exactly how many, because two of the hamsters are breeding females and, well, they breed. Regularly). I could go into all the reasons why I think caring for hamsters benefits my girls, but the reason that’s relevant for today’s […]

Why It’s Good That Your Kids Don’t Appreciate You

My youngest child just turned four. This year, both his birthday and his party actually fell on a Saturday. What with making the cake, setting up for the party, and then actually hosting the party, it was a long (but good) day. That evening, we sat at the table for supper. I was thinking back […]

A New Year’s Prayer for Moms

A New Year’s Prayer for Moms (Reposted from January 1, 2013) Father God, You are holy, awesome, and loving. You are wise, kind, and good. Your ways are perfect, and Your judgments are just. We begin the new year by bowing before You in praise, Offering You all of ourselves— Our bodies, souls, and spirits, […]

A Prayer for Moms at Year’s End

Father God, The year is almost over, This year that You granted me To enjoy and rejoice over my precious children, To nurture and serve them, To love them with a love that comes from You, To pour out my life for them As You poured out Yours for me. Sometimes, I served with humility […]

What Your Children Would Tell You If They Could

I hope your children told you on Mother’s Day how much they love you. I know that if they gave you carefully printed cards expressing their love, those cards meant the world to you. And if they made you breakfast in bed, or served you in some special way, I’m sure your heart rejoiced, as […]

10 New Year’s Resolutions for Christian Moms

  What are your New Year’s resolutions? Share them in the comments below. Related posts: A New Year’s Prayer for Moms A New Year’s Prayer for Moms (Reposted from January 1, 2013) Father God, You are holy, awesome, and loving. You are wise, kind, and good. Your ways are perfect, and… Encouragement for Moms As […]

Hope Now

If you’ve been following my devotions for very long, you know I love writing about heaven. I love thinking about the incredible things God has planned for us and wants us to look forward to; I love encouraging others to do the same. I’m glad and relieved to know that heaven awaits me—that this life […]

A New Year’s Prayer for Moms

  Related posts: A Prayer for Moms at Year’s End Father God, The year is almost over, This year that You granted me To enjoy and rejoice over my precious children, To nurture and serve them, To love them with… A New Year’s Prayer for Moms A New Year’s Prayer for Moms (Reposted from January […]

Loving Jesus

I started my day early, Before the room was light. I lifted my son from his crib And wished it was still night. But as I held him close and said, “Hi, Kenneth, precious one,” I knew that as I greeted him, I greeted too God’s Son. When my daughter woke up later, Calling, “Mommy! […]

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