Mahatma Gandhi: leader, activist, and revolutionary. Gandhi is best known for leading India’s independence movement. What made Gandhi so revolutionary was his non-violent approach that sparked change. Using strikes and pickets instead of armies and guns, Gandhi was successful in creating change. India celebrated their independence on August 15, 1947. Gandhi was assassinated just a few months later. Perhaps one of Gandhi’s most famous quotes: … Continue reading Christians are the WORST | Gandhi-itis
For the past few weeks, (and for several more weeks to come), my bible study group has been going through the book of Job. You can’t help but feel for Job. He loses his livestock, his children, and his health. To add insult to injury (literally), Job’s wife is anything but supportive. But, Job’s got friends! Certainly, they’ll show him love and support…right? It kind … Continue reading Whining and Victim-Blaming | Examining Job
Summer has come to an end and fall is well on its way. For those of us with children, that means that 2017-18 school year has begun. If your family is anything like mine, that means structure and order has, once again, returned to your home. Summer, for many families is, more or less, a free-for-all. We do away with the schedules, the bedtimes, the … Continue reading Enjoying Motherhood
Whenever my family and I go out to dinner, more often than not, we wind up at a buffet. Truthfully, I prefer a sit-down dinner, but hey, mom life. Buffets are an obvious choice for families with young children. They’re usually cheap, you can get in and out quickly, and you have lots of options. My youngest daughter, Quinn, is a bit of a finicky … Continue reading Scripture is NOT a buffet
Were you ever told that God won’t vie you more than you can handle? Me too. Have you ever been given more than you can handle? Me too. Confused. Click the video below! Continue reading God won’t give me more than I can handle?
These past several weeks, I’ve been much busier than usual. I won’t bore you with the details of mom life, just trust me when I say I haven’t had much free time. Honestly, it’s been a challenge to keep up with house work. But, I guess if I were being totally honest, that isn’t all that abnormal. It’s extremely easy for us to succumb to … Continue reading Busy Busy BUSY