The Fearless Mother’s Heart and Hope
Nov 4, 2014Are you mom enough? The cover of Time Magazine asked this haunting question in bold red letters that hung over the startling image of a young mother breastfeeding her four-year-old. When the issue hit newsstands it re-ignited a longstanding mommy…
The Real Life of the Pro-Life Home
May 3, 2013There are times to stand on sidewalks and hold signs, but holding a sign isn’t what makes a mother pro-life.
The Unbaked Biscuit
Dec 5, 2012I’ve had this thing going lately about biscuits. It is probably due to the colder (delicious) fall air. This is the season of comfort food. But to have comfort food, there needs to be a comfort person. This is not…
Motherhood Is Victory
May 12, 2012Jewish women waited for a messiah. They hungered to be the mother of the Savior. They bore children in the hope of a messiah. They raised, nourished, taught, and sheltered their children in anticipation. Anticipation of salvation. Hope for a…
Of Kids and Christmas
Dec 13, 2011One of the serious responsibilities of parenthood is pulling off Christmas. If you have a little posse of kids you already know what I am talking about. Weeks and weeks of mad-dashing and shopping and wrapping and brainstorming and decorating…
Motherhood Is Application
Aug 25, 2011Note: This article now appears in Desiring God’s free ebook Mom Enough, available in three electronic formats, as well as paperback. If I had to pick one word to describe motherhood, I think that word would be “transforming.” The…
Motherhood Is a Calling
And Where Your Children Rank
Jul 14, 2011Motherhood is not a hobby, it is a calling. When you prioritize your children, you are publicly testifying that you value what God values and refuse to value what the world does.