Double standards in parenting

Double standards in parenting

“Do as I say not as I do”… double standards in parenting can make your parenting journey very difficult. Kids are always watching and are like sponges absorbing what we teach them- intentionally and unintentionally. It’s important to pay...
Fight off shame with the love of Jesus

Fight off shame with the love of Jesus

Can you fight off shame differently when you consider how much Jesus loves you? Think about it. Understanding the love of Jesus can be the antidote for combating shame’s anti-gospel message and learn to love ourselves the way Jesus does. I talk about love a lot...
Are you preparing to say I do?

Are you preparing to say I do?

I LOVE working with couples who are preparing to say I do. It’s refreshing to see couples who see they need to plan for their marriage while they are planning their wedding. Many get caught up in the thrill of engagement and wedding stuff and lose sight of what...
One of my ‘go-to’ books: The Red Sea Rules

One of my ‘go-to’ books: The Red Sea Rules

Have you ever had a favorite book that speaks to you and helps you re-think things in life? The Red Sea Rules by Robert Morgan is one of those books for me. This book has been a sweet go-to when walking through hard times, and it’s been one I’ve...
5 things to do when you disagree with others

5 things to do when you disagree with others

Not everyone will get along 100% of the time. There will be times when you agree and other times when you disagree. For many it’s hard to be graceful and loving when you disagree with others. So here are some “must do’s” to be mindful of....
Get rid of the root of rot

Get rid of the root of rot

Have you ever smelled something disgusting that seemed to be rotting? Our natural reaction is to get to the root of the rot and take care of it. What if the rot is something emotional and internal? An old resentment or grudge? A hidden sin issue? Pain from the past...
What it takes to make a relationship healthy

What it takes to make a relationship healthy

Happy Valentine’s Day week! As everyone is focusing on love right now, I thought it would be best to look what it takes to make a relationship healthy. I am thankful to say that my husband and I have been married for almost 20 years and have a great...