Let There Be Peace on Earth and Let It Begin In Me

Let there Be Peace

I find myself fighting against anxiety on a daily basis these days. It’s as if there is a full blown war going on against the peace in my soul. At first I thought it was just the pressures of motherhood but it’s moved on to attack my marriage, relationships and the atmosphere in our home. […]

The One Thing We Can’t Miss Out On This Christmas

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We pulled out the Christmas decorations ready to deck our halls. My 6 year old had been begging us for weeks to “please put up the Christmas tree.” The time had finally come Thanksgiving morning. We started upstairs and before we could unpack the first box, my husband hurt his back. He laid on the […]

Fruit of the Spirit Family Devotional, Week 9: Self-Control

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Truth for Tiny Hearts Fruit of the Spirit Family Devotional Week 9: Self-Control For God gave us a spirit not of fear but of power and love and self-control. 2 Timothy 1:7 {ESV} Things have been a little loosey-goosey around here this summer. The lack of structure and desire for a bit of spontaneity have […]

What to do When Your Child Has a Favorite Parent

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Like arrows in the hands of a warrior are children born in one’s youth. Psalm 127:4 Does your child have a favorite parent? It seems like every mom I know has at least one kid who has a favorite parent. In my house, my son makes no effort to hide that daddy is his favorite. […]

God’s Word for Me Bible Storybook {review + giveaway}

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I love a good Bible storybook but I also want to share the actual Word of God with my kids. I know they would never focus on the sea of black and white type that comes with a Bible so I’ve not yet introduced them to specific scriptures in this format. We are working on […]

5 Minutes with. . .Kasey Johnson {+ Mom Essentials book giveaway}

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  Happy Friday! I am excited to have author, speaker, blogger, and mama extraordinaire, Kasey Johnson on the blog with us today for our 5 minutes with. . .series. Her latest book/Bible study, Mom Essentials is an amazing and practical walk through 10 words successful moms live by. I personally cannot wait to dig into […]

Fruit of the Spirit Family Devotional, Week 6: Goodness

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Truth for Tiny Hearts Fruit of the Spirit Summer Family Devotional Week 6: Goodness A good person produces good things from the treasury of a good heart. Matthew 12:35 Even as an adult, I’ve had a hard time believing that God is good when bad things happen. Last year when my mom passed away at […]

Fruit of the Spirit Family Devotional, Week 4: Patience

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Truth for Tiny Hearts Fruit of the Spirit Summer Family Devotional Week 4: PATIENCE But those who wait upon God get fresh strength. They spread their wings like eagles, they run and don’t get tired, they walk and don’t lag behind. Isaiah 40:31 MSG I just might be, ok…I know I am, one of the […]

Fruit of the Spirit Family Devotional, Week 3: Peace

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Truth for Tiny Hearts Fruit of the Spirit Summer Family Devotional Week 3: PEACE May the God of hope fill you with all joy and peace as you trust in him, so that you may overflow with hope by the power of the Holy Spirit. Romans 15:13 I find that in my older age and […]

Fruit of the Spirit Family Devotional, Week 2: Joy

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Truth for Tiny Hearts Fruit of the Spirit Summer Family Devotional Week 2: Joy I have told you this so that my joy may be in you and that your joy may be complete. John 15:11 She asked me if we could play a game before bed. My 6 year old is really into shows […]