When Expectations Rule Your Heart: Christian Wife 101

Expectations are stern taskmasters, aren’t they? Demanding we dream big if we want to be happy and then dragging us down when things don't work out. In marriage, expectations require special days and special gifts and ramped-up hope of spending romantic time with our husbands, but 93.7% of the time, ...

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Wisdom for the Planner-Loving Woman

I’m a planner. A woman who simply loves to schedule things. A woman who needs to know ahead of time what she’s doing on any given day and with confidence jots down the best way to go about it. I love the usefulness of planning ahead and the control I feel when I fill in the monthly squares and ...

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God Holds Your Hand Through Every Loss

As young women, many of us are still working through negative thoughts about our bodies, misunderstandings about God and His will, and have dewy-eyed expectations for our lives. We’re not prepared for loss and when it comes, even many years later, we’re left reeling. Several years ago, ...

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Merry-Go-Round of Discontent

Have you ever noticed when you get a new piece of furniture how it brings out the shabbiness in everything else? Instead of thankfulness for the new thing, there are wishes for more newer, nicer things to go with the recently acquired new thing. And on and on we go, a merry-go-round of ...

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