Intentional Mothering

Visionary Motherhood:: Truths To Hold Onto For The Long Haul

Tim’s parents are our go-to people for anything life. They have been in ministry well over twenty years after being saved in their mid-thirties. They have been married for forty years, through thick and thin, have raised four strapping boys. They know gritty life, they know grace, they know the gospel. I love them fervently.… Read More Visionary Motherhood:: Truths To Hold Onto For The Long Haul

Intentional Mothering

The Importance of Having a Vision for Motherhood.

This is Part One in a Three-Part Series on Visionary Motherhood. ¬† “Where there is no vision the people will perish.” Proverbs 29:18 This verse can often be taken out of context. The writer in Proverbs isn’t exhorting the Israelites to ¬†have their day-planners out and create a business plan, or a ten-year vision for… Read More The Importance of Having a Vision for Motherhood.

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Motherhood & Mental Illness: When I Am Weak

This is now part of a mini-series found here: Motherhood & Mental Illness Anxiety. Mental Illness. They can be hard words to swallow about myself. But I do. This week I have been reminded that I live in a frail and fallen body. It’s easy, when things are fine, to fool myself into thinking that… Read More Motherhood & Mental Illness: When I Am Weak

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A Wife’s Primary Role

If I could sum up all the verses directly related to wive’s in the Bible, this is what I believe God wants all wives to know: Your primary role in marriage is to support your husband. Now, as a sort-of feminist teenager, I would have squirmed with indignation at such a statement. Even though every… Read More A Wife’s Primary Role