Bible Study

Leviticus Week 2

As we have been working through the next five chapters of Leviticus I have been struck over and over again by the same point as last week. I do not take my sin seriously enough. This week I am seeing this theme along with a few other ideas. God cares about the details. God knows that we are NOT holy,…

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Parenting

Letting Little Ones Help Around the House

How do you manage teaching your little ones about working around the house? I have found that my youngest loves “helping mommy” in the kitchen especially with the dishes. She pushes a chair up to the sink and gets the scotch bright and scrubs away at whatever she can get her hands on.  I have 5 young kids. I have…

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Womanhood

A Very Daily Routine.

Do you keep your family on a tight schedule?  Or do you just “wing it”, depending upon what is happening that day or week?  I am learning that the more scheduled we are on a daily basis the more I am able to get done, and the better our home seems to run.  I am learning that the schedule is…

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Womanhood

A Part of My Story

Tomorrow April 29, 2015 is a big day for me. I have written my story before, but there are many of the newer readers who may not know it. So today I will tell you why April 29th is a big day for me. When I was 18 years old I was having a lot of pelvic pain, and went…

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Bible Study

Leviticus: Week 1

  Leviticus is not an easy book. I will admit I wasn’t excited about diving into this book. While I was thinking about the book of Leviticus I was reminded of a Jewish lady I once worked with. I was talking with her about the old testament and made a comment about not liking to read Leviticus. (I was probably…

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Intentional Living, Spiritual health

Walk This Way

Blessed is the one who does not walk in step with the wicked or stand in the way that sinners take or sit in the company of mockers, but whose delight is in the law of the Lord, and who meditates on his law day and night. That person is like a tree planted by streams of water, which yields…

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Intentional Living, marriage

A Weekend to Celebrate

Today, April 21st. 2015, I am celebrating my 8th wedding anniversary. My husband and I took some time this past weekend to just hang out and spend some time together. We had planned on taking a few days out of town, but due to illnesses among the kids we ended up spending a day hanging out in downtown Greenville, SC.…

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Bible Study, marriage, Spiritual health

A Stubborn Heart

While studying Exodus Chapters 6-10, I was struck with all the terrible details that happened while Moses attempted to convince Pharaoh to release the Israelites. These chapters have been portrayed in powerful ways in many different media forms. More than once I have been caught in the drama of emotions that come from watching the horrors that befell the Egyptian…

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Book Review

Women are Scary by Melanie Dale: A Review

Note: This post contains affiliate Links. All opinions are my own. Finding mom-friends can be a difficult task for any woman. It seems that most women struggle to find friends after they become moms. Many things happen when we get married and our lives change. Maybe we have moved to a new city, or maybe our closest friends have moved…

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marriage

Getting time together with your spouse.

Do you find it difficult getting time to date your spouse? My husband and I have been struggling to make time to really focus on each other lately. I am very thankful that several people recently teamed up and watched the kids so that my sweet man and I could celebrate his birthday. As you can see in the picture…

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