Have you ever stopped to think why we celebrate the Easter Bunny and have egg hunts? It was a question my soon-to-be mother-in-law posed to me years ago because she had never seen it in Mexico. She was amazed at the affect it had on so many people and churches here in the U.S. A… Continue reading 7 Ideas for Celebrating Christ’s Resurrection at Home with Your Kids (+ Free Printables!)
Today is perhaps the "luckiest" day of the year--at least that's how its known. I still remember as a young girl, sitting on the ground at recess with my friends searching through the masses of green clovers that covered the ground in the hopes of finding the elusive 4-leafed clover. It was so exciting and… Continue reading Ladies: Was it Luck or Love?
Valentine's Day = Romance. At least that's what social media shouts at us. From heart-shaped desserts to engagement rings, the internet has no shortage of how to make your celebration "perfect" this Feb. 14th. Because of these bombarding messages, I fear that our view of this upcoming holiday has become very narrow. Basically we're told… Continue reading Wise Women Living: 12 Ways to Show God’s Love this Valentine’s Day
"But know this, that in the last days perilous times will come: For men will be lovers of themselves, lovers of money, boasters, proud, blasphemers, disobedient to parents, unthankful, unholy, unloving, unforgiving, slanderers, without self-control, brutal, despisers of good, traitors, headstrong, haughty, lovers of pleasure rather than lovers of God..." 2 Timothy 3:1-4 Sounds like… Continue reading Sex Trafficking Awareness Month Prayer Guide and 3 Ways You can Help
Tired of rushed evenings and drive-thru yet again? Or perhaps what you long for is a break from all those labor intensive Pinterest recipes? Maybe you're looking for something to add to your Meatless Monday menu. Either way, here's a spin on an American-Italian classic with a vegan option! I'm all for eating a total… Continue reading Semi-Homemade Spaghetti (Squash) and “Meat”balls Dinner Idea: 2 Ways (Ready under 20 Minutes, Vegan, Vegetarian)
So, if you had to describe this past year, what word would you use? Ordinary, predictable, same ol' same ol', routine, easy, steady, certain, peaceful..? I'm guessing probably not. And neither would I. So looking back, what can I say? I have so many thoughts that I desire to pour out in this article that… Continue reading Hindsight is 2020–My Reflections on this Past Year
As I'm sitting here typing this, I can't believe it's been over a month since my last article. It definitely wasn't my intention to have such a big gap between posts but God opened my eyes to a big change I needed to make and it's left little time for anything else. So what is… Continue reading Answered Prayer, AIP and Learning to Eat for God’s Glory