5 Practical Ways You Can Support an Adoptive Family

I'm excited to introduce you to my friend and fellow author, Kristin Hill Taylor. Her book Peace in the Process: How Adoption Built My...
Made for Community

Made for Community

Deep inside we have an innate hunger and longing to be known by others. We know we were made for community.
What to Say When Someone Asks, "How Can I Help?"

What to Say When Someone Asks, “How Can I Help?”

Whether you’re facing a physical struggle or something else entirely, this list of responses to "How can I help?" may be just what you need.
5 Reasons Church Is Good for Your Marriage

5 Reasons Church Is Good for Marriage

Why is church good for my marriage and yours? Here are five reasons you and your spouse should regularly attend together.
When Sickness Steals Your Hope

When Sickness Steals Your Hope

Maybe prolonged sickness plagues you, or you face a new health struggle. Whatever your present circumstances are, here are two encouragements.
5 Ways Helping Others Strengthens Your Marriage

5 Ways Helping Others Strengthens Your Marriage

Whether it’s helping neighbors move, serving in your church, or babysitting for friends, here are five ways helping others strengthens marriage.
4 Practical Steps to Battling Anxiety

4 Practical Steps for Battling Anxiety

Like me, do you battle anxiety? If so, here are four practical steps you can take when your feel panicked or overwhelmed.
How to Navigate Life After Someone You Love Dies

How to Navigate Life After Someone You Love Dies

How can we navigate life after someone we love dies? Here are three things that I’ve found beneficial in my own grief. Perhaps you’ll find them helpful too.
10 Ways to Brave Sorrow With Someone Experiencing Loss

10 Ways to Brave Sorrow with Someone Experiencing Loss

If you aren’t sure how to come alongside and brave sorrow with someone you know who’s experiencing loss, here are ten suggestions.
When Pregnancy Loss Takes Your Baby

When Pregnancy Loss Takes Your Baby

October is Pregnancy & Infant Loss Awareness Month. If you've suffered pregnancy loss, I pray that my story will comfort you in yours.
Why Your Conflict Resolution Skills Matter to Your Tweens

Why Your Conflict Resolution Skills Matter to Your Tweens

It’s our job as parents to teach our tweens how to navigate conflict. First, though, we need to have healthy conflict resolution skills ourselves.
When You Doubt If God Is Good to You

When You Doubt If God Is Good to You

Sometimes I secretly reflect on my life and base its value on how it compares to that of others. Do I believe that God is good to me, or only to others?
LUZIA by Cirque du Soleil

10 Reasons to Love LUZIA by Cirque Du Soleil

Here are 10 reasons my daughter and I loved LUZIA by Cirque du Soleil and why I think you and your family will love it too.
5 Strategies for a Stronger Marriage

5 Strategies for a Stronger Marriage

If you and your spouse are struggling to be a united team, here are five strategies you can put into practice for a stronger marriage.
How to Help Calm Fear in a Post-Miscarriage Pregnancy

How to Help Calm Fear in a Post-Miscarriage Pregnancy

In a post-miscarriage pregnancy, it can be difficult not to feel fearful. I know from experience. Here are three things that helped me calm fear during mine.
How to Pick Friends Who Help Marriage

How to Pick Friends Who Help Marriage

How can you make sure that you pick friends who help marriage? Here are three suggestions of qualities to look for in your close friendships.
LEAP! And Its Best Teachable Moments for Kids

LEAP! and Its Best Teachable Moments for Kids

LEAP! encourages kids to chase their dreams with passion. But that’s not all it teaches them. Here are three more valuable lessons that stand out to me.
Why Life-Giving Words Matter to Your Kids

Why Life-Giving Words Matter to Your Kids

Our kids need us to speak life-giving words to them. This story from my husband’s middle school years and its modern-day impact demonstrates why.
When God Asks You to Be Fearless

When God Asks You to Be Fearless

Is there an area of life in which God is asking you to be fearless? If so, I get it. Lately, He's been asking me to be brave too.
brave marriage

Brave Marriage … Even If You Don’t Feel Like It

When your feelings direct you away from your spouse, determine to brave marriage ... even if you don't feel like it.