Mom’s Advice

I came to this mom business late in life.  I was 37 when my son was born.  I had traveled, climbed the corporate ladder, and achieved my checklist of things I set out achieve.  I backed into motherhood, not reluctantly but not something I pursued. If we got pregnant, great, and if we didn’t, then […]

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What To Do When Your Marriage Hits a Speed Bump

Written by David Ake, Associate Pastor of Marriage Ministry at Stonebriar Community Church SCREECH!  BAM!!!  CRUNCH… We’re all familiar with the sound, feeling, and shock of an auto accident. The surprise, tensing, jolt, surge of adrenaline and the wave of frustration and anger we experience is soon followed by the inevitable question… What do I […]

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What Is the Miracle of Easter?

The television host leaned over to make sure the microphone was close to the precocious girl’s mouth. He’d just asked her, along with a panel of other school-aged children, about the real meaning of Easter. Her classmates’ answers ranged from getting candy and trinkets from the Easter Bunny to marking the official beginning of spring. This […]

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The Joy Found In Suffering

Written by guest writer Gabbie Nolen-Fratantoni, wife, mom, musician, and blogger. We are honored that she has shared her story with us.   For the JOY set before Him, He endured the cross (Hebrews 12:2) Jesus endured the pain and agony of the cross considering the joy to come. Our Lord, beaten, bruised, and battered, set His […]

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