Bible · Books · Christian Living · Christianity · Spiritual Growth

Christians, Let’s Seek Humility

I’m ashamed to admit this, but I’ve only read 2 books this year. Aside from meditating on God’s word, my literary ambitions have been lacking to say the least. However, I will say the two books I have read have been extremely timely and of great value to me. The first was Paul Tripp’s Parenting… Continue reading Christians, Let’s Seek Humility

Christian Living · Parenting · Personal

Education, Salvation, & The Sovereignty of God

Today we registered our 5 year old for Kindergarten at our local public school. It would be an understatement to say I wrestled with this decision. When our son  turned 4, I was already overwhelmed with the thought of choosing the “right” educational path for him. The pressure is on to make sure you don’t… Continue reading Education, Salvation, & The Sovereignty of God

Bible · Bible Study

The Bible In Memory Is Better Than The Bible In The Bookcase

One of my deepest desires is to be a woman who loves the word of God. And not just for the sake of knowledge about the bible, but I want to love His word in such a way that it changes me. To love scripture to the greatest degree that I am utterly consumed with it because… Continue reading The Bible In Memory Is Better Than The Bible In The Bookcase

Motherhood · Parenting

5 Ways To Prepare For Parenthod

Today, I broke up about 1/4 million fights, wiped bottoms approximately 300,000 times, and cleaned up more crumbs and spilt milk than a confetti explosion after the super bowl. I pulled kids down from refrigerators, tackled a mountain of laundry as tall as Everest, and with the moves of a ninja made my way through… Continue reading 5 Ways To Prepare For Parenthod

Bible · Christian Living · Sin · Spiritual Growth

The One Upper & The Need For Humility

  You share some news or lament a concern. Maybe you give advice or express joy. And then in that moment enters the ‘One Upper’. You know *that person* who has to outdo. Her joy is greater. Her words are wiser. Her problem is bigger. Her news is better. Her story is sadder. “I am… Continue reading The One Upper & The Need For Humility