Posts tagged Life of Christ
Of Cracked Fingertips and Parched Souls | Marvelous Mundane

When I can barely make it to the end of a bedtime story before desperately running to the childless quiet, when a little voice makes one last night-time request and I barely fight back the frustration ready to burst from my heart to my mouth, when dumped milk causes spilled tears, these red flags wave me back to my reality. The reality that neglected soul care will always chase me down.

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A Year of Not Enough | Marvelous Mundane

I wonder the stories my boys will tell when they too are taller, older, wiser. I wonder what memories will shape their perspectives, their hearts, their parenting. I long for them to have stories of grace breathed truth & quickly spoken humility, of reliable comfort & welcoming warmth. I am too familiar with the regret of harshly spoken words, of emotion fueled responses, of wishing for a moment to be redone.

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Grace is Here: Hope for a Weary Mom | Marvelous Mundane

On the long and weary days, let’s turn our eyes upward. Let’s believe there is grace to be seen and experienced in the imperfect and unexpected. Let’s rejoice in the presence of God more than we rejoice in perfectly executed plans, compliant children or empty laundry baskets.

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