Category: Family

It’s Ok to Feel the Hard

Your heart is broken this week. Your city burned this week. You feel betrayed, scared, and hopeless this week.  Go ahead and feel the hard. It feels like too much because it is. The world is broken, and my heart is heavy. Am I surprised? No. My Bible tells...

Quarantine Struggles

As wives, we are one with our husbands. We are completers and helpers, but I question what I can do to help, especially right now. I can’t fix this pandemic. I can’t fix this economy. I can barely fix dinner some nights. How can I be the helper he...

The Blessing

I tutored my daughter’s 2nd-grade class in our homeschool co-op. That year we were memorizing the 10 Commandments in Exodus 20, complete with hand motions and anything else we could possibly think of to get 7-year-olds to remember words scribed by the finger of God onto stone tablets thousands...

To the Accidental Homeschool Parent

You didn’t mean for this to happen. You had a plan. Your plate was already full. You need to work. Now you need to manage school too? It might seem impossible at first, but don’t lose hope. Everyday won’t be perfect. In fact, no day will be perfect, but...

Grandpa’s Legacy

Have you ever been with someone when they breathed their last earthly breath?  I have, only twice.  In September I had the privilege of standing by my Grandpa’s bed as he stepped out of his earthly shell, and into eternity with his Savior. He lived until his dying day...