Whether we like it or not, it seems to happen to most teens—at some point, they decide their parents aren’t the coolest people that ever existed. For most of their […]

Each of us lives out our biblical role as “helpmate” in different ways. After all, what is “helpful” to one husband may be entirely unhelpful to another! However, there is […]

I have an ultra-healthy friend. Everything she eats is nutritious (well, almost everything).  She has super healthy habits, and she exercises hard all the time! I certainly admire her discipline, […]

Half a banana two hours prior wasn’t cutting it. I tried to workout, but there simply wasn’t enough calories to provide the fuel I needed. Consequently, my treadmill went slower […]

I had the honor of being published at Desiring God with the article, “The Permission Slip of Suffering: When God Calls Your Child into Danger.” If you didn’t read it, you can […]

The average adult female supposedly drives about 12,000 miles a year. While this number may vary widely from one woman to the next, let’s just go with it for a […]

The not-so-genius tip from last week was: having a great quiet time starts by just having a quiet time (you can read part 1 here). This will prove true if […]

There’s no getting around the fact that we feel “down” at times. Maybe for good reasons, perhaps for silly reasons, possibly for hormonal reasons, and sometimes, for no reason at […]

“I feel so burnt out”…”I just don’t know if I can keep going”…. “You better slow down, so you don’t burn out”… These phrases easily make it into our conversations […]