Potty Training is definitely a stand out memory of a monumental achievement with all three of my kids.   At first, we had hoped to go once or twice on the potty each day.  Then we would move up the ladder of expectations, hoping to stay dry one or two days a week. Finally, we felt… Read More


Here is a saying you can trust. If we died with him, we will also live with him. If we don’t give up, we will also rule with him. If we say we don’t know him, he will also say he doesn’t know us. Even if we are not faithful, he will remain faithful. He… Read More


Elisa Morgan’s voice came out of the speakers in the car as we were running errands.  All three of my kids were in their car seats as total exhaustion smothered me like a blanket on a hot day.   She spoke to all the different names moms call their children when speaking about them, not… Read More


So I am willing to endure anything if it will bring salvation and eternal glory in Christ Jesus to those God has chosen.    2 Timothy 2:10 NLT My breath abandoned me. Timothy was willing. Timothy was willing to endure. Timothy was willing to endure anything!   We willingly endure things all the time. A… Read More


I was tired of feeling frustrated, angry, bitter and/or exhausted from asking my children to clean up one area before moving onto the next.  Why is it my job to ask? Why do I have to ask every time? Shouldn’t they already know to do this?   As I stood in the middle of the family… Read More