Making It Through Tough Times…Together

Today’s Truth:  Trials and struggle aren’t for nothing. They produce endurance and a perfecting of our maturity and faith (James 1:2-6).   Here I am! It’s been a little while since I last wrote, and for that, I apologize. You may have gained a clue from the title of this post as to why I seemingly […]

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Overwhelmed Maybe, but Not Defeated

Today’s Truth: “When we get overwhelmed, it’s easy to feel defeated but God assures us we are not.” So… I have to admit, I’m feeling a little extra overwhelmed these days… Without going into the gory details of all I’m managing right now, it’s a wonder I’m not curled up in a fetal position sucking my […]

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Modern Day Idols (Part 2)

Today’s Truth: “Many of us have given Jesus Christ the ‘title deed’ to our lives, but we are banking on something or someone else (even ourselves) to provide what we need, to hold our trust, or give us what we desire.” Last week I started to explain the concept of idolatry in today’s modern world. […]

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Modern Day Idols (Part 1)

I’m so glad to be back with you today! It’s been a crazy couple of weeks in the Edwards’ home front, with a cabinet remodel, school, work, kid stuff, and on and on… I hope you’ve benefitted from the last two posts of The Radical Wife e-newsletter written by my friend, Jen Oliver. If you missed […]

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When Helping Does More Harm Than Good

Today’s Truth: “As mothers, we tend to do things for our kids that they could and should be doing themselves…in reality, though, we may be stunting their maturity and growth.” NOTE: This truth topic is very near and dear to my heart. Though most of my examples pertain to parenting, this concept is true about anyone […]

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Do You Get Easily Offended?

Today’s Truth: “Sensible people control their temper;  they earn respect by overlooking wrongs.” Proverbs 19:11 Sometimes in life, we get the rare opportunity to learn something new that can totally change everything—about how we respond, feel, understand things, and relate to others. For me, “Today’s Truth” has changed my life profoundly, almost as much as understanding […]

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What One Woman’s Obedience Did for Me

Today’s blog topic is a first-hand testimony about what can happen when we are obedient to God’s prompting.    Today’s Truth: We can make a difference in people’s lives if act on the good things that we are prompted to do.   The door bell rang. I wasn’t expecting anyone and figured it was one of the kids’ friends […]

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New “Truth Bites” for women

Hi! Welcome to “Truth Bites”… a place where a woman can get a little insight, a new perspective, and some clarity…about life, marriage, friendships, motherhood, working, and whatever else matters to women. I have to say, this is one of the most difficult things I’ve ever done…at least in my professional life. Writing the first entry […]

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