FOOT WASHING AND HUMILITY

by Lupie Riley. Recently while surfing on the internet I came across a video of a policeman washing the feet of a blind, homeless man. This gesture touched my heart and had much to say about humility.

To all the moms out there… 

Written by Elizabeth Perlaki.
Are you a mom who suddenly took on the new role of a teacher?  Are you feeling stressed out by trying to manage everyone’s learning on top of your normal responsibilities?  Are you still working, or working overtime, and don’t know how to get it all done?  Are you worried that you’re going to fail your child? 

Too Tired to Cook? 5 Ways to Create Fast Healthy Dinner Plans 

by Lisa Copen   
 So, your mother tells you that your family is eating out too much and your kids will never know a home-cooked meal. And you have to admit that the cost of eating out is starting to make you a bit sick to your stomach, but not enough to get rid of those few extra pounds you’ve been putting on.

Strengthen Your Marriage with These Two Words! 

by Taylor   – 1 Corinthians 15:57, (NIV), “But thanks be to God! He gives us the victory through our Lord Jesus Christ.”

As my pastor says, “When we receive a gift, the proper reply is, ‘Thank you.'” 

Albondigas Mexicanas (Mexican Meatballs) 

One of my favorite dishes as a child was the Mexican Meatballs that my grandma (Mama Oli) use to make. In fact, it is one of my family’s favorite dishes, so much so, that my grandma didn’t make them too many times. The reason was that: either she had to make like 200 or we would fight over them—it was worse than playing monopoly.  I asked her to share the recipe with me so I can share it with you gals. Enjoy! 

Pre-parenting, Discipline and Sin 

by Abby Kelly   

“The wakeup call for parents and for fathers in particular is that we are sinners too, adult sinners, and our sins have even greater repercussions than the missteps of our children, and tragically our children are often the objects of the dragon still within us. It’s not as if we’re sinners only in our relationships with other adults, and above the law when parenting our children. We are sinners in every facet, and often most dangerously so in our parenting.” 

A Gift to God

by Kathie Thomas

“When I go to heaven I’m going to take God a gift.” Melanie stated happily. We were on our way home from a birthday party and this had evidently started Melanie’s train of thought.

Never give up on asking God

 By Lucia S- –

Never give up on asking God to answer a prayer request. Don’t stop short of a miracle. This is our testimony of my daughter’s miracle healing.