• Is It Summer Break Yet?? ~ Grace and Truth Week 19
  • On Raising Daughters: Beauty Queen or Brainiac?
  • Through My Grace-Colored Glasses
  • All We Like Sheep ~ Grace and Truth Week 18
  • Honesty in Tough Times ~ Grace and Truth Week 17
Summer break is just around the corner! In the meantime, join us here for the encouragement to finish the school year well.

Is It Summer Break Yet?? ~ Grace and Truth Week 19

Hello, faithful readers! It’s Friday again, and you know what that means – time for the Grace and Truth Christian Living link-up. If you are a reader, feel free to browse for some encouraging words. If you are a blogger, consider linking your most recent Christian Living post and visit a few others. Let’s encourage… [read more]

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On Raising Daughters: Beauty Queen or Brainiac?

“Please, Mommy, please!” She begged with round eyes and crinkled nose.  Her most fervent desire? To sign up for the local beauty pageant and wear a fancy dress. It’s one aspect of mothering a daughter that I never anticipated….as a mother of mostly boys. It’s true that daughters are different, and therefore, we worry about… [read more]

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Through My Grace-Colored Glasses

*Before I could talk myself out of it, I entered this piece into MyFaithRadio’s contest for aspiring authors found here.  If you’re so inclined, I’d cherish a vote from my readers! Last night I had a little run-in with Perfectionism again.  He just won’t leave me alone. He follows me wherever I go, pointing out… [read more]

All We Like Sheep ~ Grace and Truth Week 18

It’s Friday, Friday, Friday! Do you ever do a little happy dance when Friday rolls around?  Please say I’m not the only one… One of the best parts of my Fridays is being able to participate in this amazing link-up for Christian bloggers who write about Christian Living. Each week I have the privilege of… [read more]

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Honesty in Tough Times ~ Grace and Truth Week 17

Happy Friday, friends!  I’m going to hop right to business this week since our schedule is still so crazy.  My mantra this week is “make it to Sunday.” My feature for this week is Michele of Family, Faith and Fridays. Michele wrote such an honest piece about her struggles as a military wife. Even though… [read more]

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Grace and Truth is Back ~ Week 16

Last week life got in the way and I wasn’t able to post the Grace and Truth Friday link-up. So, I’m happy to say that this week Grace and Truth is Back! It’s been a tough few weeks here at our house – tough parenting issues, tough marriage issues, tough body issues, tough scheduling issues… [read more]

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