However, as time went on I realized that my marriage was suffering because we did not spend much time alone together. After I realized that our marriage was not healthy, we made sure that we got to go out at least once a month. As things changed due to COVID, once the kids went to sleep we would have Netflix nights. … More For the Moms – “Bold & Brave” with Tamara South
Managing as a mother when you are caring for a child with mental illness or learning/developmental disabilities means that you will at times need to put yourself first.
I am often reminded of the speech given before taking off on a flight when you are instructed to put on your oxygen mask before helping another passage to put on his/hers. … More For the Moms – “Bold & Brave” with Felicia Graves
The Lord made us all different therefore try not to compare yourself to other moms. This means our marriages, our children and our walks with Christ will look different. A mother often knows best, and our Creator knows us even better. … More For the Moms – “Bold & Brave” with Alishia Orhurhu
With Christ as its central cord, my marriage is rooted in much more secure soil than human emotions; it is rooted in the life-giving soil of faith. In 23 years, we have endured the loss of twin boys, job loss, four children (three teenagers—still one more to go!), multiple moves (twice cross country), breast cancer, and my impatience. … More For the Moms – “Bold & Brave” with Carol Bevil
My husband and I moved from a comfortable life into a temporary housing situation to prepare to plant churches in Canada. Everything was changing drastically from what we were accustomed, and I had just given birth to my third child. I fell into a deep depression. I didn’t realize it was postpartum depression until later. I was struggling just to get through my days and keep my baby, and two toddlers cared for while my husband was going to school full time and working. … More For the Moms – “Bold & Brave” with Arrica Hess
Blog series “For the Moms” is back and more bold and brave than ever! I never quite imagined that this project would go beyond 1 year – but it has, and here we are! The 2020 For the Moms…Our Life in Words series was too powerful to not run again. And, if you missed the … More For the Moms is Back and more “Bold & Brave” than ever
I’ve been blessed to know this woman for almost our entire lives. Our memories together are countless, but one of the many things I will forever value is the support and shoulder she gave me through my first pregnancy. Even being states away, she made herself available for support, and it helped me overcome not … More For the Moms – “Our Life in Words” with Kaydene Grant