The Lesson My Son's Love of Shoes Taught Me

"For my thoughts are not your thoughts, neither are your ways my ways" declares the LORD. Isaiah 55:8 I am the mother of two boys. One of which is a thirteen year old, whose fondness for sneakers would rock any rating chart. Well, a few days ago my oldest asked for a pair of shoes which "only cost $180.00". And anyone who has a teenager can attest to this...they grow overnight! I was thinking that if I buy the shoes now, in three months he won't be able to fit them, Christmas is coming (and he'd probably get the shoes then) etc. I explained to him that he could not get the shoes and listed off a few reasons why. He didn't understand my logic. All he heard was that he could not have the s

My "Miracle Mornings"

If you're anything like me, there have been days that roll by and you just don't know where the time went. Or you feel like there just isn't enough time in one day to get things done. Last weekend I was listening to "Marriage More", a podcast created by Jeff and Mandy Rose. They were interviewing Hal Elrod and he was discussing his book Miracle Morning. I was instantly interested because if I can find somethng to maximize my time and make me more productive I'm there. Anyone that knows me knows that I am a thinker: I organize and prioritze things, but there are still times that I struggle to finish everything I need to do in one day. So, after hearing the interview, I was determined to do a

Why I Plan to Stay Single When I Get Married...

Definition of single: individual; distinct One of my all time favorite biblical teachers is the late Dr. Myles Munroe. I think I've watched every clip he's got on YouTube at least once and some of them more than that. One thing I can say about him is that he knew how to break down the Word. I'm one that doesn't do well reading the Bible with all of the thou's and thee's. I'll read something two or three times and still not understand what I've read. And when it comes to doing a task I like to do it to the best of my ability. Especially when it comes to my spiritual growth. Anyway, when I watched one of his sermons on singleness (I added it below my post for you too :) ) he broke down t

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