Sometimes our circumstances weigh us and bring us to our knees. We cry out to God, but silence. Where is God in our Gethsemane seasons?
Sometimes God feels far. He feels far for me right now. I feel like a ball in a ping ball machine, bounced around in a chaotic rattling, but not really going anywhere. Only to return from where I came from, the bottom.
When life feels dark and we are pinging off of anxiety, depression, grief, and other threatening emotions, how can we find balance, peace, and truth?
Listen to this week’s video reflection. I hope it helps you and those you love.
God, I know Your Word says you never leave me, but you feel far away. Do you see me? The way ahead is clouded and I am overcome. Please help me. Please show me the way, even for just the next step. The noise and the chaos clouds me from clarity. Please, be my clarity. In Jesus’ name, AMEN.
How about you? How do you experience God in the darkness? Please share. You can leave a comment by clicking here.
Motherhood is culture making.
Sometimes the repetition of sock-folding, dish-scrubbing, diaper-changing, and grocery-shopping seems mundane. Yet when we realize that motherhood is part of the grand purpose of God for us to make something of this world, the mundane turns into an avenue of purpose-driven creation.
Are you feeling anxious mamas?
With the refugee crisis—to the unknown medical and financial future of our nation, it is no wonder lots of moms like us are asking, “What do we do with our kids?”
Are you preparing them for the political earthquakes or personal storms they will face?
Take heart. Here is an encouragement from God’s word for you.
Do you want your life to matter more than the tasks you accomplish or the never-ending job as a mom? Listen to this short video from a mom who understands.
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Prayer invites God to work in our hearts and through our lives.
Sometimes it feels intimidating. What do I pray for? Start with what you think about, since prayer is talking to God and pausing to listen.
Wondering how to reach your child’s heart? Pray.
Worried about bills? Pray.
Thankful for your kids? Pray.
Need a miracle? Pray.
God is ready to hear every thought or word directed at Him, whether in the quiet moments, on the playground, or in carpool.
Watch and be amazed at how our hearts will change and how God will move when we pray.
How about you? How have you seen the power of prayer in your life? You can leave a comment by clicking here.
The Gospel message is something I forget to apply to myself daily. This short video reminds us moms about the love of God and the freedom we have in Him.
Sometimes the best laid Christmas plans are derailed. Fussy kids. Crying baby. Family that cancel. Burned dinner. Strained relationships. How can we celebrate when Christmas plans change?
Sometimes the holidays feel more like emotional junk food than spiritual nourishment. How can we feed ourselves as busy moms? Here is one way God is showing me as I nourish the belly of my newborn.