Contentment

Being Content: A Struggle for Us and Our Kids

My friend Sally has a 5-year- old who is driving her crazy. If she takes him swimming he’s sad he didn’t go to the playground instead. If he goes to…

Confronting the Comparison Trap

“She always gets to go first. You never let me…” “He has this new Xbox game. Why won’t you get it for me?” “Everyone else gets to go see that…

A Mom Prayer for my Child’s Heart – Contentment

Father, I pray my child would have a heart of contentment rather than envy. “Now there is great gain in godliness with contentment, for we brought nothing into the world,…

This Is Only a Season

As I get older, I realize more and more that this journey of faith is just that – a journey. Though I’m only 26, I became a Christian as a…

The 10 Habits of Happy Mothers

Yesterday, Jenae shared with us about the times she has felt like a failure as a mom. Judging by the response, that message resonated with a lot of moms (I…

Just Say No!

Economy, economy, economy. That’s all we hear these days. I’ve been thinking about what I can do during this time to lighten the stress. We live in a world that…