How God’s Work Empowers Our Walk + Free Online Bible Study

My Worthy of the Calling  free online Bible study launches today and I am overwhelmed with gratitude for this glorious calling God has placed on my life and all He has done to make me worthy of it. As it is with any writing project, things have not gone as I had planned. This free…

5 Reasons to Root Your Life in Christ + Ephesians Bible Study

Is your life rooted in Christ? Or are you dipping your rootless stem into the broken vase of this world? One of my favorite things about having a massive garden in my backyard is the ability to cut fresh flowers to adorn little red writing desk each week. This summer I grew daisies, giant zinnias,…

How to Walk Worthy of Your Heavenly Calling + Free Online Bible Study

When I found out I was pregnant with my second child a short 6-months after my first was born, I made two promises to myself.  Once this baby was born… I was going to get a really cute new haircut. I was going to start taking Zumba classes at a local dance studio. I’ll never…

Mothering Failures Don’t Make You a Failure at Motherhood | By RebeccaLynn Dikeman

Motherhood threw a curve ball that knocked me flat on my face. I sat in the dark room, sobbing and begging God for help. My first-born lay beside me, eager for his midnight feeding. As looked into his blue-grey eyes, I grieved as feelings of resentment swept over me. Guilt, shame, exhaustion, and a consuming…

Finding Brave Beauty in A Season Full of Change + A Giveaway

Exactly two days before the eagerly anticipated first day of school, my husband and I decided to homeschool our oldest daughter. She’s struggled with dyslexia the past five years and we just didn’t have a peace about sending her back to traditional school. Everything was fine and dandy until the weekend before school when her…

How To Escape the Overcommitment Trap | By Karin Peters

“That is not your circus and those are not your monkeys!” My mom’s favorite quote echoes in my mind when I feel suffocated by too many projects or the lack of checks on my to-do list. This is usually when I fall face first into the overcommittment trap. Often, I feel so overwhelmed by my…