Decisions

Decisions

“Mom, should I go to the _____ or the _____ this weekend?” “Did you already commit to one or the other? Because if you did, you should stick with that. Like the Bible says, “But let your ‘Yes’ be ‘Yes,’ and your ‘No,’ ‘No.’ For whatever is more than these is from the evil one,”

Building a Home That Nourishes You and Your Family . . . Part 1

Building a Home That Nourishes You and Your Family . . . Part 1

I always look forward to our speaking weekends where I do day retreats called Extreme Mom Makeovers. I always take at least one daughter and we have mini adventures. We usually fly out on Friday, and on Saturday I share on making our hearts and lives more beautiful to our God, others, and ourselves. This

Making Your Home Do Its Job

Making Your Home Do Its Job

Does a home just happen because we all live there? Well, let’s think about this from our husband’s perspective . . . Most of our husband’s work outside of the home so we’ll work it out from that assumption. Now picture him opening your front door and being greeted by everything pretty much as he

Forgetting What He's Forgotten

Forgetting What He’s Forgotten

I sin. You sin. We all sin. Yet, God says He forgives us. Even though we may believe this and feel liberated from our sins, that does not always mean we don’t feel guilty about what we have done. In one sense, feeling guilty draws us closer to God because we still want the forgiveness