Last week I found myself knee deep in a toddler meltdown, which seems to be a common occurrence these days. I was flustered because it was happening in public, sweating because I was chasing my 2.5 year old around with a baby in my arms, and anxious because of what the other moms could possibly … Continue reading Got grace?
I saw a post on Facebook earlier today that is buzzing around different moms’ pages. It’s meant to be a sweet "list of rules" to one’s daughter, but within the encouraging words is the phrase "happiness is not a permanent state"..and something about that kind of bugged me. Especially today. A day where I have … Continue reading I’ve got the Joy
In times of chaos, we pray for peace. If my kids are acting wild, I will whisper ‘shalom’ in prayer over them until they stop (doesn’t always work). If I’m feeling anxious or overwhelmed (which is a frequent occurrence some days) I’ll pray for God’s peace to fill me up. If I read a news … Continue reading The peace offering