Archive for Family

Motherhood is Enough.

To be honest, what was meant to be a short break from writing lasted quite a bit longer than I planned. That’s kind of how it goes though, huh? Anything we set our minds to do needs to be pursued faithfully and diligently or it will fall by the wayside. But as much joy as […]

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Why MOM FAIL is a lie, and what you need to know instead.

I began writing this as an Instagram post three days ago. It never happened. That day didn’t exactly go according to my plans. You see, I have been trying to be that mom that plans ahead. Normally planning is not a natural thing for me. I have a hard time sticking to routines. But I […]

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“Take Up Your Shield of Faith” 4 things you can do to strengthen your family’s faith in Christ!

I want to be honest about something here. Even though I’ve been a Christian as long as I can remember, a few years ago I found myself questioning my faith in Christ, who He is, and His work in my life more since I became a mom than I ever did before. Weird, right? Why, […]

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Shoes of Peace (Why every family needs the Armor of God, part 4)

This is the fourth post in a series about Families and the armor of God. What does it look like when we commit to taking Paul’s advice about the armor of God in our roles as wives and moms? Or as husbands and fathers? Well, I’ve talked a little bit about what it looks like […]

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Protecting your Family with the Truth (Spiritual Warfare and the Family Part 2)

This is my second post in a series about arming our families for spiritual warfare with the armor of God. This series was inspired by the book “Victory in Spiritual Warfare” by Tony Evans. (Affiliate link) If you want an in depth study of the Armor of God and how to fight spiritual warfare in […]

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Spiritual Warfare and the Family: What is Spiritual Warfare, and What does it have to do with my family?

One of my closest friends recently loaned me her copy of “Victory in Spiritual Warfare: Outfitting Yourself for the Battle” by Tony Evans. (Affiliate link) This book takes a close look at Ephesians 6:11-17, often called the “Armor of God”. Spiritual Warfare wasn’t a subject I heard about much while growing up, though I had […]

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3 Tools I Use To Teach My Kids To Study The Bible

Growing up, I was a pretty typical Christian kid from a Christian home. After I became a mom I started thinking about how I wanted to raise my own kids to know and love Jesus. I realized how important it was to teach my kids to study the bible, but it struck me how little […]

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