Discouragement

"Wait for the Lord; be strong and let your heart take courage; wait for the Lord!" (Ps. 27.14) My kids don't listen to me.  Our child is being bullied.  We can't agree on anything...  Our son has stopped communicating with us.  Our daughter is depressed.  They fight all the time.  I think she has an…

SO BIG!

I love May.  But it's a busy month!  It seems to have an extra set of moving parts because it's the wrap-every-thing-up month.  We're busy writing thank you notes or buying thank you gifts, celebrating the end of another season of commitments and/or the school year through parties, luncheons, or award ceremonies.  If we have…

Is It Working for You?

I'm going back to work. I said this on several occasions when describing our impending move. Around the third time, however, I caught myself.  I thought, "I do work, I've been working for years, as a stay at home mom."  Why am I saying this?? I've been a stay at home mom, a part-time employed…