Encouragement for Stepmoms (Thankfulness)

Let you stepchild know how thankful you are for them.

Give thanks to the Lord, for he is good. His love endures forever. Psalm 136:1 Whether you know it or your stepkid knows it you’re one of the mosy influential people in his life. Since you’re reading a blog about encouragement for stepmoms I’m going to bet that you care deeply for your stepkid. Are […]

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Encouragement for Moms of Littles (Joy in the Mundane)

And whatever you do, in word or deed, do everything in the name of the Lord Jesus, giving thanks to God the Father through him. Colossians 3:17 As the mama of a little your days may seem mundane right now. Ask God to come along side you and guide your days at home. Your little […]

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Quick Lit (Special Encouragement Edition)

Today I’m linking up with Modern Mrs Darcy for Quick Lit a series of short reviews on what I’ve been reading. To continue with my Write 32 Days theme of encouragement, here’s a few books that have been encouraging me lately. Simply Tuesday: Small-Moment Living in a Fast-Moving World Emily P Freeman writes to show […]

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Encouragement for Stepmoms (School)

Whatever you do, work at it with all your heart, as working for the Lord, not for human masters, since you know that you will receive an inheritance from the Lord as a reward. It is the Lord Christ you are serving. Colossians 3:23-24 All throughout elementary school we’d hear how great T was at […]

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Rest

This week remember to work as if for the Lord and lead by example so your child learn to work for Jesus as well. Colossians 3:17New International Version (NIV) 17 And whatever you do, whether in word or deed, do it all in the name of the Lord Jesus, giving thanks to God the Father […]

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Favorite Things

This week I found another podcast that I love: Sorta Awesome. The episode on anxiety was great. The awesome of the week for that episode had me rolling on the floor. I also love borrowing ebooks and audio books from the library using overdrive. I’m reading the entire The Chronicles of Narnia series that way. Awesome! […]

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Encouragement for Moms of Littles (Growing Up)

And Jesus grew in wisdom and stature, and in favor with God and man. Luke 2:52 Growing up happens so fast. When you’re a kid though it seems to take forever! To me it seems like just yesterday my stepson was this funny, easy going little kid who played with legos and now he’s this […]

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Encouragement for Stepmoms (Trust)

John 14:27

“Do not let your hearts be troubled. You believe in God; believe also in me… Peace I leave with you; my peace I give you. I do not give to you as the world gives. Do not let your hearts be troubled and do not be afraid.” John 14:1, 27 My husband and I parent […]

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Encouragement for Moms of Littles (Character and Faith)

Proverbs 22:6

Train up a child in the way he should go, and when he is old he will not depart from it. Proverbs 22:6 As Christian mamas the one thing we want more than anything is for our littles to grow up to love Jesus. It’s our job to teach them about Jesus and encourage them […]

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Rerun Tuesday: Weary Stepmom

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Last year I wrote the words below and as I re-read them I’m thinking about how they apply to being any kind of parent – step, biological it doesn’t matter. If you are a mom God made you for this. There will be days when yo are touted but don’t grow weary. Lean into God […]

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