November 20, 2010

I am What I am: Growing in Thankfulness

But by the grace of God I am what I am, and His grace toward me was not in vain….” (1 Corinthians15:10)

Every once in a while, when I am feeling extra sorry for myself (we all do it sometimes), I wonder why God wasted His time on me. In fact, it seems He still does it. Every day He gives me the grace I need to get through the day. He blesses me …

December 31, 2009

Kiddos in the Kitchen

I love to see children helping in the kitchen. Busy hands, happy hearts, mother-child time. But my patience level is often lacking. Children spill things. They make mistakes (don’t we all?). They make a bigger than necessary mess. I’m faster than they are. So why should I allow them in the kitchen at all? Wouldn’t …

February 20, 2009

The Myth of the Perfect Family

The following article is a re-post of an article I wrote a few years ago. I wanted to post it again because of a growing problem I’m seeing lately where women compare themselves to other women and their families, rather than putting their hope and trust in Jesus, remembering that we are all unique and that God uses us …

December 9, 2008

I Am What I Am: Growing in Thankfulness

My article, I Am What I Am, appeared in the Nov/Dec issue of Homeschooling Today magazine and I’m happy to be able to share it here with my readers.

I Am What I Am: Growing in Thankfulness

But by the grace of God I am what I am, and His grace toward …