Archive for August 17, 2017

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On being the mom who steps in

Today on the local Christian radio station, there was a gal who gave a tear-filled account of how, after her 10-year-old child had recently come to know the Lord as Savior and how, at that moment, this sweet lady said that at that moment, she felt like she found her true calling as a stepmother. I think my husband must have seen me bristle at the word, “Stepmom.” It’s not a title that I call myself, nor is it the...

When you feel like you can’t go on

There have been a few (okay, a LOT) of times in the past three-ish years where I have just felt like I can’t go on in this motherhood journey. I love being a mom and all, but I will be the first to freely admit that I can get easily overwhelmed and swallowed up by the enormity of the task that lies before me. Anyone else out there that feels the same way? Anyone?  I’m guessing that the feeling of...