I dreaded having a child one day. Not because I didn't want children. On the contrary, I knew I wanted kids, a few of them. But the thought of having to birth and raise a baby was not something I truthfully looked forward to. Fortunately, most, if not all of my trepidation, was assuaged by my relationship with God. How you ask? Well, In a series of three posts I'm going to share with you how God has "stepped in" and truly made motherhood the most joyous and life changing experience for my faith and therefore my life. God cares deeply about mothers (as we get our motherhood traits from Him). I'll begin with the first testimony The Rocking Chair... As a mother I've been putting my faith to use daily in order to alleviate much of the stress that comes along with caring for another human being. One of the most stressful moments throughout my day was bedtime. The older Autumn got the more "issues" I had with getting her to sleep. It cause
Christian Daily Devotional | Chapter 9 BIBLE STUDY W/ LO The enemy has distorted one of the simplest things, which is allowing Christ to forgive us of our mistakes and past, and holding on to guilt, or thinking that someone like you can’t be saved. It takes one step to be saved and forgiven after that you just have to ask the Holy Spirit to help you daily. You’ll do better. 9 … “Son, be of good cheer; your sins are forgiven you.” 3 And at once some of the scribes said within themselves, “This Man blasphemes!” 4 But Jesus, knowing their thoughts, said, “Why do you think evil in your hearts? 5 For which is easier, to say, ‘Your sins are forgiven you,’ or to say, ‘Arise and walk’?