When I catch myself fearfully thinking of the future of my boys (or fearfully thinking of anything- for that matter), the Lord brings scriptures to my remembrance that help me in these moments of uncertainty. The scripture 2 Timothy 1:7 states – “For God hath not given us the spirit of fear; but of power, and of love, and of a sound mind.” (KJV). This scripture calms my mind by always reminding me that those feelings of fear are not from The Father. They are a tactic from the enemy to make me weary of defeat and failure. … More For the Moms – Treasure in Jars of Clay w/ Mariah Colemon
I struggle with not giving myself enough grace. Many nights when I lay my head on my pillow, I think about all the things I could have done better that day. The things I could have said differently. The times I lost my patience or was a little too harsh in my words. I often feel like a failure as a mother based on my actions. … More For the Moms – Treasure in Jars of Clay w/ Shanna Ream
In my mind, I had to do it all, I had to be the end all and I had to know it all. And it was great, for a time. But it was very unrealistic. When my daughter was born and I tried to maintain the delicate balance of home manager while also maintaining my holding in the workplace as a specialized dentist, my carefully crafted balancing act began to crumble. … More For the Moms – Treasure in Jars of Clay w/ Dr. Ashley Nicole
Formulas. I remember being in school and struggling through math – EVERY year. My shoulders would go tense, and my brain seemed to suddenly quit. No matter how hard I tried, if I was stuck, I was stuck. The one thing that did help me from time to time was the use of formulas; a … More When Doing it Right Still Goes Wrong
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Yes, there are more than 5 Enemies of your Breakthrough. Way more actually. However, these 5 “silent lurkers” can flow under the surface with a powerful current that pulls you away from the shore of God’s truth, purpose, and His freedom. Much of our journey in this life can seem like an uphill battle, and … More The 5 Enemies of your Breakthrough
After the operation, the oncologist could not believe that the stage four melanoma was completely gone. I know that the Lord answered prayers for my healing. I had prayed to live long enough for my one year old to remember me. He is sixteen years old now. … More For the Moms – “Bold & Brave” with Jeana Rayfield