Where There is No Grace

Oct 30 2014 5:12 am

What do our mothering fears have in common? They are all in our imagination. Our fertile minds generate countless scenarios whereby one calamity or another befalls our children: What... Read More ›

Mommy Worries

Oct 28 2014 5:36 am

Moms battle strong feelings of guilt. We also worry, a lot. Our mothering fears are conceived with our children. We see two little blue lines, and we are tempted... Read More ›

When You Feel Like a Failure

Oct 21 2014 6:49 am

I once saw a Family Circus cartoon that showed three children leaning on the edge of their parents’ bed, watching them while they slept. The caption underneath was one... Read More ›


Oct 16 2014 2:41 pm

Am I the only one that hides cereal from their kids? 52home Read More ›

How to Deal with Mommy-Guilt

Oct 14 2014 9:10 am

What robs us of joy in mothering? Losing sight of our God-given purpose is one. Then there is mommy-guilt. Few emotions put a stranglehold on our mothering joy like... Read More ›

Where to Find Satisfaction

Oct 13 2014 10:44 am

Real satisfaction comes not in understanding God’s motives, but in understanding His character, in trusting in His promises, and in leaning on Him and resting in Him as the... Read More ›

What Your Work is Worth

Oct 6 2014 8:53 am

What you do in your house is worth as much as if you did it up in heaven for our Lord God. We should accustom ourselves to think of... Read More ›


Oct 2 2014 4:20 pm

I asked my 3-year-old if he could grab me a tissue. 52home Read More ›

New Album: Prepare Him Room

Sep 30 2014 5:20 am

My kids are shocked (as they are every year) to find Christmas stuff out in the stores in September. But this year Christmas will come a little early to... Read More ›

So That You Might Have It

Sep 29 2014 8:43 am

“Jesus went without comfort so that you might have it. He postponed joy so that you might share in it. He willingly chose isolation so that you might never... Read More ›


Sep 26 2014 12:46 pm

​We added another sign to the shop today. Happy weekend! 52home Read More ›

How to Handle Mommy Emotions

Sep 25 2014 8:16 am

Y’all are coming up huge with your comments for our book on emotions. Thank you! We’re learning (no surprise!) that many of you struggle with your feelings as a... Read More ›

When Sunday Comes

Sep 23 2014 7:13 am

Sunday morning it was raining buckets and I woke up late because one of my children kept me up during the night. As I reheated my coffee—which had already... Read More ›

God’s Boundless Grace

Sep 21 2014 4:51 pm

“A man can no more take in a supply of grace for the future than he can eat enough for the next six months, or take sufficient air into... Read More ›