Tagged Christ-Centered Womanhood

To be Mothered | A Prayer

Our good God, Today will be littered with cards and flowers, chocolates and hugs. Today there will be no apparent end to the hand-drawn stick figures scratched in green crayon next to the almost-legible: To Mom. Today we will give thanks to You for the good gift of mothers and motherhood and to our mothers,…

God is Greater than Your Heart

I sat in stubborn silence in the early hours of the morning. In the time set aside for study and prayer, I sat jaw-clenched in bed, my Bible resting in my lap just beyond my crossed arms. I had been asking God for something for months now, presenting the request faithfully and honestly on a daily…

Bold and Gentle: Being Both in a Polarizing World

I took a deep breath and put the book down. Sitting in bed with books and my Bible sprawled around me, the clock neared 5:30am. And even in that earliest of hours I could feel the fire in my belly being stoked by the words on the page. I was a woman born with a…

What Marriage has Taught Me | The Ministry Of Marriage

  This post is the Part II in a mini-series on marriage. To read Part I – The Friendship of Marriage – click HERE.    2) In marriage, you chose to make your husband your first ministry. I love ministry. I really do. It’s the reason I’ll commit to twenty-six ministries in any one given season. It…