When someone goes through a hard time, most of our attention is focused on how to bless and help the person through her trial. But the reality is, when you’re the one facing hard times, it can be difficult to receive help. You may feel like you’re constantly draining other people’s resources and you have nothing to give back. You may feel helpless and needy with no outlet to express your gratitude.
It’s back-to-school time as new school year begins, consider these 5 smart things for your kids this school year.
Join me for an update and a repost of one of my most popular blogs: 9 Good Reasons Why It’s Okay to Cry When You Leave Your Child at College. This may seem silly, but emotions don’t always make sense. For the first time in twenty-two years, I won’t take a first-day-of-school picture. The one with the new shoes and smiling faces full of excitement for a new year.Tomorrow we’ll load the car and move our youngest to college.
Big news, Friends! I’m trilled to announce that I’m publishing my first book with Abingdon Press. Woohoo! Come celebrate and get a sneak peak at Holy in the Moment.
I never planned to be a military wife. “Did I ever tell you that I want to go into the Marine Corps and fly jets?” I was shocked silent. I had no words to respond. Little did I know that this question was God’s way of introducing major directional change. This…
If I get-it-all-together, how long do I have to keep it up? We can’t rely on self to get-it-all-together and experience freedom in Christ at the same time. You just can’t go two ways at the same time.