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 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 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 9

I am grateful for my morning walks with my husband. We take our dog for a walk every morning around our neighborhood. This is an opportunity for us to share any thoughts we have had the day before. We share any concerns we have. We plan our day. We laugh and enjoy our company together.Continue reading “Daily Gratitude Journal Day 9”

Daily Gratitude Journal Day 7

I am grateful for good habits. They don’t just happen on their own. They have taken effort and commitment in my part for them to become good habits. These good habits keep me on track with my goals, like fitness, organization, ministry, and future plans. I’ve had to break old habits that don’t benefit myContinue reading “Daily Gratitude Journal Day 7”

Daily Gratitude Journal Day 6

I am grateful for a clean home. Yes, there is something about a clean home that gives me peace, but also a sense of victory. See, it takes effort and discipline to keep a clean home. It doesn’t just happen on its own. God promises to give us to the victory over our daily struggles.Continue reading “Daily Gratitude Journal Day 6”

Daily Gratitude Journal Day 3

I am grateful for those little things. You know, a warm up of coffee prepared just the way I like it, a cheesy joke my children come up with throughout the day, folded towels, and how about that empty sink! Yes, I’m grateful for those small things. It’s amazing how those small things can tankContinue reading “Daily Gratitude Journal Day 3”

Daily Gratitude Journal Day 2

I am grateful for the ability to be patient when I need to wait for things desire. Sitting in my kitchen, which is newly renovated, reminds me of being patient. It may be hard at times, but we are equipped to be patient. We bought this home a little over 2 years ago and renovatingContinue reading “Daily Gratitude Journal Day 2”