When I was a little girl, I imagined being a mother in the biological sense. Back then, being a mother meant getting pregnant, giving birth, and raising that little human to adulthood. That is the type of motherhood which most of us envision when speaking of motherhood. However, there is another form of motherhood which… Continue reading Embracing Spiritual Motherhood
In honor of Mother's Day, here's a repost of an old post which gets a lot of traffic. I wish all women a happy Mother's Day! By virtue of your womanhood, you are a mother in some way! God likes to blow us away with miracles of motherhood. Infertility is so common in the Bible and… Continue reading Repost: Miracles of Motherhood
Nowadays, self-care is "in." However, some in Christian circles believe that the idea of "self-care" is equivalent with being selfish. Let me put that myth to rest for you right away. There are many accounts in the Bible of Jesus going off on His own for prayer and respite. (The crowds still tried to follow… Continue reading Self-Care Isn’t Selfish.
"Be perfect, therefore, as your heavenly Father is perfect."--Matthew 5:48 Parenting is a topic often on my mind. It's a huge responsibility, greater than anyone could ever imagine. The spiritual, physical, intellectual and emotional health of a precious human being is at stake! When I reflect about becoming a parent someday, I'm filled with great… Continue reading Parenting and Our Good, Good Father.
I just finished reading one of the most amazing books I've ever read. The book is called Josiah's Fire, and is written by the mother of Josiah, Tahni Cullen. Josiah means "the fire of the Lord." Josiah truly grew to fit this name. Josiah was born in 2005 and developed as a typical child would. However,… Continue reading Book Review: Josiah’s Fire
God likes to blow us away with miracles of motherhood. Infertility is so common in the Bible, not only a modern day trial. God performs many miracles and gives the childless a child. Not only that, but God performs a complete miracle to send His only Son to Earth! Jesus Christ is conceived by the power… Continue reading Miracles of Motherhood
A very happy Mother's Day to all mothers! Please remember to pray for those women who are trying to have children but have been unable to due to infertility or failed adoptions, as well as other circumstances. Also remember those who have lost their mothers. This can be a difficult day for many. Besides the woman… Continue reading Mother’s Day & Mother Mary