Finding Joy in Motherhood/Wifehood

Sometimes we get overwhelmed and discouraged as wives and or mothers. We do so much and we may feel we get overlooked, leading us to feel upset with an attitude of complaining. When we seek our fulfillment and purpose in the things we do and what our family says about us, we are left disappointedContinue reading “Finding Joy in Motherhood/Wifehood”

Daily Gratitude Journal Day 18

I am grateful for the peace that comes after completing a task. It is a wonderful feeling of accomplishment. This feeling, however, only comes after staying focused and completing my work. There is real rest we enter that not just brings rest to our bodies, but also peace in our minds. Genesis 2:2 By theContinue reading “Daily Gratitude Journal Day 18”

Daily Gratitude Journal Day 17

I am grateful for my planner. I was not always a planner. I would just go throughout my day aimlessly feeling overwhelmed with everything I had to do. Sometimes I had so much to do with no direction that I ended up not doing much. Proverbs 16:3 Commit to the Lord whatever you do, andContinue reading “Daily Gratitude Journal Day 17”

Daily Gratitude Journal Day 16

I am grateful for prayer and the power of prayer! When my soul is heavy with the worries of being a parent and raising children, or worries that the days bring, I come to the Lord in prayer. I open my heart to Him and make known my pain, concerns, and I make my request.Continue reading “Daily Gratitude Journal Day 16”

Daily Gratitude Journal Day 15

I am grateful for my imagination. I am able to picture my dreams and desires so that I can begin to walk towards them. It’s like a glimpse into the future. It is exciting to picture my goals. It helps direct my focus and choices I make everyday. Philippians 2:13 For it is God workingContinue reading “Daily Gratitude Journal Day 15”

Daily Gratitude Journal Day 14

I am grateful for redirection. There have been times when I stop working on things and it bothers me as to why I am not working on those things. You know, motivation and inspiration gets us started on pursuing something. Whether it is a health goal, a business goal, writing a book, or starting aContinue reading “Daily Gratitude Journal Day 14”

Daily Gratitude Journal Day 13

I am grateful for healthy eating. My body feels great. I have more energy. I can think clearly. Good food nourishes the body in a way that no other foods can. Matthew 4:4 Jesus answered, “It is written: Man shall not live on bread alone, but on every word that comes form the mouth ofContinue reading “Daily Gratitude Journal Day 13”

Daily Gratitude Journal Day 12

I am grateful for my morning coffee. I LOVE it! I prepare it just the way I like it. I add just enough creamer and sugar for the right amount of sweetness. There is nothing like the first sip of the day. I just hits my body and warms me up and begins to wakeContinue reading “Daily Gratitude Journal Day 12”

Daily Gratitude Journal Day 11

I am grateful for time and what can happen in time. Sometimes we want to rush things because we wan to see results. When we do this, we are trying to take control of the situation in a way that we cannot. Only time can give you the results or outcome you are wanting. SomeContinue reading “Daily Gratitude Journal Day 11”

Daily Gratitude Journal Day 10

I am grateful for candles. I love candles. I love the ambience they create in my home. I love the fragrance they release. They are something I always have in my home and I am always buying them. The first thing I do in the morning is light up my kitchen candle. What a beautifulContinue reading “Daily Gratitude Journal Day 10”