BUILDING YOUR HOUSE/ Especially for Moms

  [REPOST] (This podcast is the most popular from THE WORSHIP LIFE) BUILDING YOUR HOUSE Have you ever considered that what you do as a mom is building your house? Building a foundation for the generations to come? Your mothering is significant beyond your own house because you're building your house for all who come…

5 Things Parents Can Do For Themselves and Their Kids as They Transition Into Adulthood

It's August and that means your kids are going back to school. For some of you, they are entering Middle or High school and some of you are sending your kids off to college or your kids have let you know they are venturing out on their own or you’ve let them know it’s time…

PODCAST: Parenting and Perfection…..a Deadly Mix

As parents, we have felt compelled to be perfect. We fear the judgments of others on our parenting skills and this can be deadly to our family relationships and the impact on your kids. We'll discuss this on this week's podcast of THE WORSHIP LIFE. https://soundcloud.com/theworshiplife/parenting-and-perfectiona-deadly-mix

The Power to Heal the World….. in this one Virtue!

All my empty nesting life, which has been about 10 or so years, I have suffered with a deep longing. It is a longing so intense, it is almost impossible to suppress and much to my determination to balance it, "pow!" there it is, in all it's desperate glory! I say "suffer" because the longing…

One of the Most Important Keys for Lasting Relationships

Relationships are hard work. Ask anyone who's in one or trying to maintain one. They require everything we've got and at times, even what we don't have. And I don't know about you, but I'm not into "maintaining" but, instead, "growing" my relationships. I don't just want to "get by", I want my relationships to thrive. But how…

DO YOU SEE WHAT I SEE? The Art of Truly Looking

I was having a moment today as I recalled a memory of my sister.  Almost six years ago, our family was going through photographs of our oldest sister, who had just passed away suddenly from complications of diabetes. As part of the funeral service we were putting together a video pictorial of her life to…

If I Knew Then What I Know Now…….a Lesson in Mothering

I have many things to be grateful for and of the lot, is the triumph that I raised three children; a daughter and twin sons. They are now grown with lives of their own, in which they are doing quite well.  From the bounty of their relationships, I also cherish a son in law and grandson!…

Build Your House, Build Your Nation

I think of my children often.  About as often as I take a breath or have a heartbeat. They are in my thoughts and prayers like breathing. It is impossible for me to think about life without thinking of them. And although they're grown now with lives of their own, the relationships that have been…