Parenting / Family

10 Fun Ways To Earn Money As a Stay At Home Mom

There are plenty of ways to make money with skills and interests that you already have, you just need to know where to look. This guide is full of potential jobs that work around your schedule and let you earn extra dollars from pretty much anywhere!...

Praying For Family Through a Hardened Heart

For the last few years, particularly after my family and I lost my mother who was very much the spiritual glue in the family, I’ve watched my family spiral out of control. Losing touch with God and my mother’s memory, I have seen how...

10 Things Every Girl Should Learn from Her Mother

Two of my greatest blessings have been having an amazing single mother raise me and being a mother to an amazing daughter. I’m so grateful God used me as the vessel to deliver my daughter into the world and made me responsible for her upbringing. Although I’ve had...

Christian Dating: 6 Rules For Dating With Kids

It is possible to have a social life as a single mom and more importantly as a Christian woman. Many women have traveled the same path with success and to the benefit of both themselves and the children. Whether you feel a lack of...

Before You Say I Do: What You Need To Know About Step-Parenting

Parenting is never easy, but when you have a blended family—with bio-kids and stepkids, your spouse’s ex, and other extended family members thrown into the mix—things can get very difficult very quickly. First marriages are “apples,” and second marriages are “oranges”: you can’t compare...

Is My Husband Going Too Far?

My husband is the disciplinarian of our family. I respect him as head of our household and I trust that he would never do anything to hurt our children, but lately I've noticed that we have totally different ways of disciplining our children. I'm...

My Son Is Embarrassed and Ashamed Of Me

I never thought I would be doing this, but I am in desperate need of prayers. I'm an obese woman. Weighing over 400lbs. I have always been big, but never this big. Recently, I have noticed that my son doesn't want to be seen...

Trusting God To Restore Our Family

Hello, I'm in desperate need of prayers. The more, the better. My mom has stage 4 cancer. She was diagnosed to have 6 months to live 4 months ago. I've come to accept that my mom will leave this earth soon. My main focus is...

How To Cope Being A Parent Of A Terminally Sick Child

Being the parent of a terminally ill child is no easy task. The joy of a new day turns into fear that it may be the last one your child will see. You love this child that God has blessed you with. Yet, you...

I Cringe And Cry At The Thought Of Having To Get An Abortion

My daughter is 14 months old and was born with a severe birth defect. She will never live a normal life. She has 10q micro deletion on her chromosome 10. We have 16 hours a day of nursing and she lives on a ventilator...