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Why all the Hype About Essential Oils?

Why all the Hype About Essential Oils?

I stood in front of the “oils shelf” in my local retailer trying to remember what I was told over the years. This post may contain affiliate links. Read our disclosure policy for more info. What kind of oil was supposed to help what? Or was it […]

How to Wait on God: 10 Bible Verses to Help!

How to Wait on God: 10 Bible Verses to Help!

This post may contain affiliate links. Read our disclosure policy for more info.   What then are we to do about our problems? We must learn to live with them until such time as God delivers us from them…we must pray for grace to endure them without […]

Intentional Bible Study for Overwhelmed Moms – FREE Monthly Printables!

Intentional Bible Study for Overwhelmed Moms – FREE Monthly Printables!

This post may contain affiliate links. Read our disclosure policy for more info. 10 pm and the house was finally quiet. I ran through the checklist in my overwhelmed mind. I grasped at anything that would make me feel accomplished that day … What could I check […]

37 Practical Ways to Reclaim Joy in Your Christian Marriage

37 Practical Ways to Reclaim Joy in Your Christian Marriage

This post may contain affiliate links. Read our disclosure policy for more info. “Well that didn’t go well” my oldest girl proclaimed. She was right. Sadly it was mostly Mom and Dad’s attitude that was at fault. After nearly 20 years of marriage, that night we still […]

6 Ways to Help Godly Girls with Discouragement or Depression

6 Ways to Help Godly Girls with Discouragement or Depression

This post may contain affiliate links. Read our disclosure policy for more info. “Mom, I really am OK!” I heard my daughter respond once again to my questioning of how she was doing. It had been a rough spring. In Florida during what should have been a fun-filled Spring Break, we […]

How to be Strong Enough to Stand for Purity in an Anything Goes Culture

How to be Strong Enough to Stand for Purity in an Anything Goes Culture

This post may contain affiliate links. Read our disclosure policy for more info. In four months my daughter will get married. Her journey through adolescence was similar to other girls. Somedays she had to endure ridicule and name calling for not giving in. And others days she […]

Raising Strong Girls: 88 Acts of Independence and Adventure

Raising Strong Girls: 88 Acts of Independence and Adventure

Recently, a friend told me I have six more summers with my daughter. This post may contain affiliate links. Read our disclosure policy for more info. Six. Six summers until we are outfitting my girl’s dorm room. Six summers until the world calls her an adult. Six […]

Raising Godly Girls: Do You See His Grace?

Raising Godly Girls: Do You See His Grace?

This post may contain affiliate links. Read our disclosure policy for more info.   This may be the most cliche thing I can say as a Mom, but I’m going to say it anyway. I wouldn’t trade one day of raising my teen girls for anything. I’ll […]

How an Eating Disorder and a Horse Named “Raven” Changed My Life

How an Eating Disorder and a Horse Named “Raven” Changed My Life

This post may contain affiliate links. Read our disclosure policy for more info. Part of a Father’s story while Raising Godly Girls… The horse named Raven is spectacular. A rather large girl, well over 1200 lbs. and covered in a shaggy long black winter coat of hair, […]

Why Social Media Is Not The Real Problem

Why Social Media Is Not The Real Problem

Raising Godly Girls: Why Social Media Is Not The Real Problem This post may contain affiliate links. Read our disclosure policy for more info. It’s was nearly 11:30 pm. I’m normally asleep by then, but as I waited for the reassuring beep of the back door to […]

How to Teach Our Girls About Sex Without Shame or Fear

How to Teach Our Girls About Sex Without Shame or Fear

This post may contain affiliate links. Read our disclosure policy for more info. As a couples counselor, I regularly work with Christian women who are trying to serve God but are struggling in their marriages.  Of course, there are many reasons that people come to see me […]

3 Ways to Support Our Godly Girls to Lead Well

3 Ways to Support Our Godly Girls to Lead Well

This post may contain affiliate links. Read our disclosure policy for more info. As a teacher, I spent a lot of time mentoring girls. In class, out of class, on the athletics field. I met and counseled hundreds of parents who were looking for ways to guide […]

9 Important Bible Verses For Girls About Self Worth

9 Important Bible Verses For Girls About Self Worth

This post may contain affiliate links. Read our disclosure policy for more info.   Is it hard to be a girl in today’s culture? Perhaps. With being a teen or tween, secular expectations on what to look like, what to wear, what to value and the rush […]

Raising Godly Girls: Help Bring Hope to the Hurting

Raising Godly Girls: Help Bring Hope to the Hurting

This post may contain affiliate links. Read our disclosure policy for more info. For the past few years, God has placed a burden on my heart for teens who are hurting. But it wasn’t until now that I’ve really wanted to do something about it and reach […]

Raising Godly Girls in a ‘Bachelorette’ Society

Raising Godly Girls in a ‘Bachelorette’ Society

This post may contain affiliate links. Read our disclosure policy for more info. As you strive to continue raising godly girls, I encourage you to teach them the difference between courting and dating. Though I believe the Lord had a plan for my life, I also believe […]

Raising Godly Girls: Should they be Nurturing?

Raising Godly Girls: Should they be Nurturing?

Is it okay to be nurturing? This post may contain affiliate links. Read our disclosure policy for more info. It used to be a given that girls were the sweet and caring ones. A hundred years ago, nobody discouraged girls from mothering their little baby dolls and […]

What’s The Most Important Thing To Teach Your Daughter?

What’s The Most Important Thing To Teach Your Daughter?

Question: What’s the most important thing (ever) you could teach your daughter? Not to talk to strangers? To be kind and considerate to others? To value and protect her purity? How to cook? This post may contain affiliate links. Read our disclosure policy for more info. All […]

The Best Way to Move from Girl Mom to Mentor

The Best Way to Move from Girl Mom to Mentor

This post may contain affiliate links. Read our disclosure policy for more info.   How many times has your Tween Girl moaned “My life is over” as she storms out of the room? Ahem… how many times today!?!?!?!?! 12 times today and it’s only 10 AM. We […]

How to Raise Godly Girls to be Pure in Heart

How to Raise Godly Girls to be Pure in Heart

PURE IN HEART This post may contain affiliate links. Read our disclosure policy for more info. To be pure is to be clean, wholesome, and abstain from evil or wrongdoing. In church culture or society, purity typically used in reference to a person’s sexual behavior. It is […]

3 Things You Need to Know About Pornography and Your Child

3 Things You Need to Know About Pornography and Your Child

This post may contain affiliate links. Read our disclosure policy for more info. Pornography. Not a topic that is comfortable. We don’t like to talk about it. It’s kept on the ‘down-low’. We don’t know how to talk about it! If we don’t talk about it, then […]