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Janel Breitenstein

Janel Breitenstein

Janel Breitenstein graduated summa cum laude from John Brown University and began her career with NavPress, where she worked on The Message Bible. She is a mother of four and she and her family served as missionaries to Uganda for five years.  Janel has continued using her gift of writing by serving as a writer and editor and you can read more from her at A Generous Grace.


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The Dreaded Picky Eaters

There’s nothing like sitting down to a warm family dinner that you’ve carefully prepared, gazing at God’s blessings around your table, to hear those precious words from your child regarding…

The Eternal Value of Scrubbing Your Toilet

I’m sure it has crossed your mind at some point: This toilet only gets dirty again. My kids wear their clothes and toss them in the hamper (or don’t) again. These beds…

Just Who’s the Parent, Here?

Sometimes I honestly wonder if parenting is as much about how God’s raising me as it is me raising them! My son has told me a few jewels lately that,…

My New Year’s Resolution … Finally

I had an “aha!” the other day that was a little more convicting than I was comfortable with. I was realizing that some of the most dysfunctional or just plain…

Worldwide Mom’s Day of Prayer

Tomorrow an event is taking place that I’m expecting will have an eternal impact: Moms In Prayer, Global Day of Prayer and Fasting when  mothers will pray for their children and schools around…

“Huh?”

Allow me to paint a little audio picture for you of our peaceful home. Think of two preschool boys: a drum in one of the boys’ hands, which he hits…

Five Reasons You Didn’t Waste Your Degree!

This goes out to all of the moms who went to school and now choose to stay at home! 1 – A degree is an experience. You’re the mom, the…

Pregnant at Christmas!

If your belly is lookinglike a bowl full of jelly, welcome to the “Pregnant at Christmas” club, where most of us are shaped a little like a cheeseball right about…

Tis the Season for … What was that Again?

I made another mistake. The other day when my 4-year-old was flipping through one of the many toy catalogs that have made their way to our mailbox for the “season” (of…

What Mary Taught Me

My family and I had a beautiful moment yesterday: our fourth child’s sonogram! It was truly worshipful to see all those fearfully and wonderfully formed little parts. The baby’s head…

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