Tend Your Sheep

King David, Sheep Tender (Post #2)

So, let’s talk some more about tending those little sheep! I want to check out the life of David this week. I love the life of David! So many ups and downs. So many twists and turns. I’ve always said David is the closest example in the Bible we have of a hormonal woman! 🙂 One day he’s on top …

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Tend Your Sheep

Tend Your Sheep! (Post #1)

I knew I was incredibly blessed to be able to be a stay at home mom, but nearly five years and two kids into it I still found the biggest question in the forefront of my mind each pre-dawn session with the Lord to be, “God, what am I supposed to be doing? How should I be spending my time?” You …

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Parenting

Kids Are Like Concrete!

If you know anything about the process of pouring concrete, you know that the wet mixture is not simply poured in the desired spot with no guidelines. You don’t pour it out and hope it stays in the right place. You build a temporary frame (a mold, boundaries) in which the wet mixture is allowed to form and harden. Once …

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Parenting

A Word on Discipline: How to distinguish between “foolishness” and “childishness.”

How do you know? Ever witnessed your little bundle of joy make a less than stellar decision that stops you in your tracks and makes you ask yourself, “Should I punish that?” Boy, have I been there! Especially when my kids were younger. In fact, during the toddler years I frequently found myself just staring at them blankly and saying, …

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