Mother's Day, Young Mamas

For the Young Mamas Out There

Young mama, I have experienced your joy when you have made the announcement “We’re expecting!” Your face radiant with the pregnancy glow that new mamas seem to have. For some that glow turned to sadness when God ordained to take your baby home before you got to hold him or her. I cried with you… Continue reading For the Young Mamas Out There

Book Review

The Accidental Feminist by Courtney Reissig [Book Review]

Do you feel fulfilled as a woman of God? Do you struggle with your biblical boundaries in serving your church? What exactly does biblical womanhood look like? If you have pondered these questions, then the book “The Accidental Feminist: Restoring Our Delight in God’s Good Design” by Courtney Reissig is for you. Courtney begins her… Continue reading The Accidental Feminist by Courtney Reissig [Book Review]

Book Review

Just Show Up by Kara Tippets and Jill Lynn Buteyn [Book Review]

We have many excuses. The confrontation of an illness makes us uncomfortable. We don’t know what to say. We think our words will be inadequate in their time of need. We don’t know what to do. We wonder what will be required of us if we step into another’s dance of suffering. Excuses are extinguished… Continue reading Just Show Up by Kara Tippets and Jill Lynn Buteyn [Book Review]

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The Idle Chatter of Women

One cannot study the book of James and not be considering their speech. Men are guilty too, but it seems women succumb easier to an unbridled mouth. I do anyway. While we as women should know when we are gossiping or slandering there are other ways we engage in idle chatter that may not be… Continue reading The Idle Chatter of Women