Gathering, conversing, connecting, and growing. These are the words that come to mind as I think about my "why" for Conversations with Mommies in 2019. In case you are new, we are a community of married women who serve God, our husbands, and our children while practicing grace, compassion, patience, and love according to Psalm 145:8 (The Lord is gracious and compassionate, slow to anger and rich in love).
Last week I helped prepare for my church’s back to school service. We hit a few roadblocks early on, and our kids' ministry pastor said, “Well when life deals you lemons, you make lemonade.” This is a very familiar saying, but it resonated with me and now I know why. I walked into a salon … Continue reading Cheers to Lemonade
My little guy had a tantrum on the way home from VBS. I felt compelled to pull over the car and handle the situation, but a peace came over me and the Holy Spirit directed me on how to best handle the situation. I did not know what I needed to do specifically, but I … Continue reading Three Toys Later
Even before our wedding day I never really grasped the idea that you, the guy I met on a blind date, would become the father of my children. My imagination did go as far as marriage later in our dating phase, but the thought of you being daddy, leader, and legacy builder to our children … Continue reading My Man… a Father?
I now realize that true time-management and being a diligent worker are what count most- and most importantly, trusting in the Lord, Jesus Christ to direct me is as perfect as I can get in my journey of motherhood.