I always hear the saying that kids don’t come with a training manual. I don’t agree. The Bible is the only book I will ever need to raise my kid. Here are a few scriptures I’ve used as a guide for parenting. I pray they will be a blessing to you too.
The summer is officially over, and the fast pace of the school year is once again underway. Between helping with homework, trying to get dinner on the table, and shuttling kids to practices, in addition to everything else you have going on, if you’re anything like me, it’s easy to start feeling overwhelmed. Here are […]
Whether it’s someone hurting you or you feeling as though something you’ve done is not worthy of forgiveness, there are some days where the act of forgiveness just weighs on you. During those times, where are a few scriptures to help you.
My granddaddy, the late Rev. George W. Jones, Sr., used to tell members of our family all the time that he didn’t worry about anything. Between bills needing to be paid and just life, there always seems to be something that has me up later at night than I should be, worrying. I think my […]
Some days, I seem to be chasing hope. Everything seems to be falling apart, and all I want to do is crawl in bed, pull the covers over my head and pray that things will be better tomorrow. As one quote so aptly put it, I don’t want to adult today. Unfortunately, I don’t have […]
Long before I was a wife and mom, I was a little girl with big dreams of writing books and making my way onto the New York Times bestseller’s list. I didn’t actually sit down to write my first book until after I had my daughter in 2004. Having a newborn and enduring early-morning writing […]
There are those days when I wonder if I’m pursuing God’s plan for my life. During those times, it helps to turn to the Word to find encouragement. Here are a few of my favorite scriptures to get me back on track. I hope they will bless you as much as they bless me.