Kept


“Do not forsake wisdom and she will keep you; love her, and she will guard you.” Proverbs 4:6


An Optical Conclusion

Years ago, one of our daughters was struggling in a high school math class.  Employing a tutor to assist her, we came to discover something very important - she couldn’t easily distinguish between an addition and a division sign.  Turns out, that’s important. You see,...

Don’t Say No

“Older women … are to teach what is good, and so train the young women…” Titus 2:3-4a As a young woman, I remember lamenting with another woman about the lack of willing or available older women in our church at the time, who could help us journey this noble but...

Going Pro

For the purposes of peace and grace, this is another post that requires that I define who it is written for. Like army wives write to encourage army wives, homeschool moms write to encourage homeschool moms and working moms write to encourage working moms, today I...

Flourishing in the Ordinary – Untouchable Mamas

Let’s play a word association game:  When I say “enemies to parenting”, what images come to mind?   Snapchat? High school druggies? Vixens in crop tops?   As I’m finding with many things in life, the obvious offenders aren’t always the most dangerous. ...

A Helpful Curse

“Because you have listened to the voice of your wife and have eaten of the tree of which I commanded you, ‘You shall not eat of it,’ cursed is the ground because of you; in pain you shall eat of it all the days of your life;  Thorns and thistles it shall bring forth...