It’s time for another round of 5 on the 5th. Seeing as today is Easter Sunday, I have decided to share 5 good reads on Christian faith for moms that I read this past month. I try to focus the Simply Vicki Facebook page on Christian faith each Sunday.
Sort of a setting apart of the day. And a lot like a lot of things, I’m not getting it perfect yet. But if you would like to come hang out with me over on Facebook, I would love that!
5 Good Reads on Christian Faith for Moms
In no particular order, here are my choices for 5 good reads on Christian faith from March.
A Clean House and a Wasted Life – Tim Challies
If you struggle with housekeeping or keeping a balanced perspective of housekeeping, this is a good read for you.
The Hard Prayers of a Mother – We Are THAT Family
My heart resonates with this post. We are in the thick of the emotional moments these days. A particularly good quote for me – “Or maybe just letting go of our illusion of control never gets easier.”
6 Prayers for the Stubborn Child’s Heart – The Road to 31
I appreciate the author’s pointing out of the good in a stubborn child. It is so easy to miss when you are facing a defiant, stubborn child. Point #3 is very spot on and one that I try to keep at the heart of my parenting for all of my children.
5 Ideas for Ministering to Others Even With Small Children at Home – The Purposeful Mom
This read may be challenging or encouraging to you, it was a bit of both for me. I appreciated the reminder that if I want my children to minister to others, they need to see that happen often. For this, the thing I appreciated most about the article is the list of practical ways to actually do this.
The Most Loving Thing I’ve Done For Our Marriage – Club 31 Women
It is easy to lose focus of what really matters and to find ourselves spinning our wheels in a lot of areas. When we take the time to refocus, everyone benefits. In marriage, I believe she is spot on in her statements here.