How Do You Parent When You Are Overcome By Your Own Mess? We are sometimes sinking in our own problems, and can't see beyond that. Do you ever feel like your mess will become your child's mess?

How Do You Parent When You’re Overcome by Your Own Mess?

Sinking A few years ago, I was clawing at normalcy. A few health conditions knocked me off my feet, and I was sinking into a pit of anxiety. Every day I felt like I was trending water, and any moment I could go down. And the mess is so big…

Putting Faith at Center Stage in My Parenting.When I don’t place faith at center stage, I become a ball of nerves listing all the things I didn’t do or things I did “wrong”.

Putting Faith at Center Stage In My Parenting

  Putting Faith at Center Stage In My Parenting By Carolina Hinojosa-Cisneros Friends, I’m so honored to have one of my new friends, Carolina on the blog today. She is going to share a post about parenting for this month’s theme. I have enjoyed spending time on her blog, Cisneros…

Have You Forgotten About this Reward from God?

Can I let you in on a little annoyance of mine? I get tired of people who look at the size of my family and then say hurtful comments. Wow you must be a saint. You must like to work a lot. Do you know how birth control works? My…

How I Lost Control. Anxiety makes us feel out of control. When we grasp hold and try to direct life, it causes stress. When we release and let God, we feel at peace.

How I Lost Control

The hour before the bus comes in the morning brings with it pure insanity. Some mornings I want to return to bed because it goes that bad. Five kids and a puppy in the early morning can test my poise. When difficulties and chaos are present, it’s so easy to…

Book Review- Glory Days by Max Lucado

Today I wanted to do something different. I have shelves upon shelves of Christian books that have impacted my faith life.  I decided to do a book review on some books in the up-coming months. Reading a good book, but also something which can propel my faith-life is a win-win…

Are You Going to Crash in a Mess or Catch God's Mission? We think we know the best way. Can I point out we are stressed, sick and hopeless right now in the world because we follow what we want. When we follow God's path, we begin to enjoy life. Could a lot of the problems be abated if we only trust and walk in faith?

Will You Crash in a Mess or Catch God’s Mission?

Tips for our kids when making life decisions and God’s role in it.