For some things it's easy to say "no" - To kids who want their 3rd bowl of ice cream, to teens who want to skip school, and to door-to-door salespeople - saying “no” is easy. But when it comes to marriage, it isn’t easy to discern when to say “no.”
Here are 5 things you can say “no” to in order to better your marriage.
As I successfully continued my tidying around the house, my daughter called me again. “Mom, are you coming? I really need you!” “Yes, honey, just give Mommy one more minute. I’ve got to get this done.”
For though there's a lot that may be left undone at the end of every day, if we're living close to the One who created the day and cares about us more than we could ever imagine, that's where true life is found.
Turn on the news these days and you’ll likely hear bad news about the spread and impact of this terrible Coronavirus. But there are so many inspirational acts of kindness going on too! Here are just a few...
Parents have a right to be concerned about how much time their kids are on devices at home, especially during vacations. A new platform can help parents set healthy time limits for their child’s device use at home. It lets users know exactly which devices are connected to the in-home network at what times and for how long.
Whether we choose to leave our gifts tucked in the back of a dusty cupboard, or display them prominently through the fingerprinted glass of the china cabinet, if they remain unused, they are useless. They’re not benefiting anyone.
While kids and parents alike await the start of a new school year, the back-to-school season is not without its share of stressors for busy families. .Adding some fun and excitement to the newness can help smooth the way.
Sometimes, it takes more faith to fall apart with Jesus than praying for faith to stop it from happening. I began praying new intimate prayers. I began finding spiritual whitespace: making room for rest instead of ignoring my wounding and exhaustion.
As I took the journey to find rest, I uncovered Five Soulful Ways to Pray When You Don't Know How...
Of course you want to maintain a healthy home, but are you sure you're doing the best job you can to protect their home’s health? Here are some simple ways to noticeably improve the health quality of your home.
There’s no question, Drew Kohn is a modern-day miracle. Following an awful motorcycle accident, doctors declared him brain dead, reeling off a long list of things he’d never do again. But Drew’s family held onto their faith - and each day, Drew is defying all of the doctor’s expectations!
Between carpool, homework, sports and other activities, it can be tough to fit in an after-school snack to hold the kids over until dinner. But with a few tricks up your sleeve, you can give them what they need in no time.
Singleness is overwhelming, frustrating at times, intimidating, tiring, and very often isolating. There are many joys that come from living an independent lifestyle, too, but I often wonder if marriage would be harder than singleness, or if being on my own is actually as difficult as it daily can feel...
When it comes to looking your best, it’s easy to spend a fortune. With manicures, pedicures, hair stylist appointments and facials, you can quickly run through your budget. Here are a few tricks to save money while looking great...
For those parents struggling to know whether to send their children to public school or home-school - you're not alone. Here's one parent's candid skirmish with God on what to do - and His surprising response!