#1. Prepare Your Heart! We can spend hours scrubbing, cooking and decorating but if the heart we receive our guests with is not aligned with Christ’s heart, all our hard-work will be in vain. Better is a dry morsel with quiet, than a house full of feasting with strife. Proverbs 17:1 NKJV Better is a… Continue reading How to Prepare for Guests in 3 Simple Steps!
Have you ever thought, “I so wish I had known that before”? That’s exactly how I’ve felt when I read each of these passages for the first time. What a perfect light they would’ve been to guide me during my teenage years and early 20s. But, alas, we can’t turn back time (no matter how… Continue reading 12 Key Passages on Biblical Womanhood Every Woman should Know
Ladies, can you believe the holidays are upon us once again!? Opportunities to take some time with loved ones and to open our doors, sharing Christ’s hospitality and love with others. But have you ever felt that January arrives and you’re left a little underwhelmed and a tad weary from the holiday season? I have!… Continue reading How to Study Your Bible (+ Free Printable Bible Study Journal)
By Ada Santos I will bless the LORD at all times; His praise shall continually be in my mouth. My soul shall make its boast in the LORD; the humble shall hear of it and be glad. Oh magnify the LORD with me, and let us exalt His name together. I sought the LORD. And… Continue reading Seek God Above All Else (3-Minute Devotional)
Lord, I pray that the Santos family “Shall again take root downward and bear fruit upward.” (2 Kings 19:30, NKJV) During this time as we’ve been uprooted from our previous home and church, I’ve prayed and asked for God’s help many times—that we will again take root downward right where He has planted us and… Continue reading Photo Blog: Taking Root in our New City, New Home & Getting Back into Routine!
Only one life, ‘twill soon be past, only what’s done for Christ will last.C.T. Studd Have you ever been discouraged as a homemaker feeling like life is passing you by and you’re not making a lasting difference in this world? In the midst of dirty dishes, dirty diapers and seemingly never-ending piles of laundry, the… Continue reading 9 Ways to Make an Eternal Impact as a Homemaker! (+Free Printable!)
A few years back, I was teaching Sunday school (grades 1-5) and I asked them to raise their hand for what excited them more: Easter egg-hunting or celebrating Christ's resurrection (because here in the US, both are celebrated on the same day, sometimes even simultaneously.) [For more ideas, check out my other post: 7 Ideas… Continue reading Free, Printable Christ-Centered “Easter” Activity for Kids