5 Things for Moms to Ponder in Their Hearts

alize none of us are raising the Son of God. But, we all have a serious calling as mothers to raise image barers of Jesus. So, what kinds of things should Christian mothers wanting to raise godly children ponder in their hearts and what is the benefit? Well, after praying through this and searching the word, I've come up with the following.

4 Things That Last Forever

Nothing on this earth lasts forever. Our bodies get old; we die. Friendships fade. Trends come and go. Even the soil is eroding away and the stars fall. So, what can we count on in a body and world that are slowly passing away? What kind of good things last forever??

4 Reasons Moms Need Friends Too

I recently took a poll on my instagram account about how moms feel about making new friendships. The results show while we desire to make new friends but some of us feel stuck on how to do it and are not convinced of the value in putting our time into new friendships. So, I would like to submit to you some reasons that I have found why mom friendships are important and how we can work at making them. This isn't a sure fire formula or anything profound but its something that I am working on improving at and hopefully can be of value to other Moms.

What’s your story?

Stories are a big part of who we are as people. Even with out being able to read or write, a people group can communicate to the next generation through the stories they tell. It's how we get to know others well. Not just those "hey, how are ya?" type aquaintances but really knowing some one involves knowing their past, their pain, their struggles, their joys, their dreams, and what they want for the future. You hear some one's heart beat through the stories they tell.