Archives for February 2017

5 Things to Do When the Kids Are Driving You Crazy

Most days I have at least one moment of wondering what God was thinking when He gave me these amazing kids.  I trust Him, I do, but I sure do feel stretched through this mom gig.  It’s wonderful and fulfilling one moment and defeating the next. The ups and downs and all arounds can make me feel like I am losing my mind.  I mean HOW can one person lose their shoes three times a day?!  And WHY do we {Read More}

Strength of My Heart | Psalm 73:26

Saturday Scripture Psalm 73:26 My flesh and my heart may fail, But God is the strength of my heart and my portion forever. Prayer Father God, I am so weak. I am quick to sin and slow to admit I am wrong. I make the same mistakes and want to place blame elsewhere. You are strong. You are perfect. You never stop loving me and forgiving me. I don’t deserve the gifts of grace, forgiveness, and redemption you give. Thank you for {Read More}

Ask Tricia | Favorite Bible Story

  I get asked questions all the time. As a wife of twenty-six years, a mom of ten—seven having been adopted, a homeschooler and a writer of over 60 books people want to know how my life works. Here is one of those questions and my short answer. More to come in the coming weeks! What is your favorite Bible story? — Megan H. I really love the woman at the well. Also the whole book of Acts! What is your {Read More}

How to Start a Teen MOPS Group

  I get emails all the time from people asking how they can start a Teen MOPS group. Well, here’s some info. How to start a Teen MOPS group: If you’ve followed me for any time on Facebook or Twitter, you’ve heard me talk about Teen MOPS. Teen MOPS is a support group for teenage mothers. It’s part of MOPS International. Basically Teen MOPS is a support group for our youngest moms. I started a Teen MOPS group in Kalispell, {Read More}

Dwells | Psalm 91:1

Dwells | Psalm 91:1 He who dwells in the shelter of the Most High will abide in the shadow of the Almighty. Most High One, I want to abide in your shadow. Remind me to always dwell in your shelter. Dwell. Psalm 91:1 #SaturdayScripture @TriciaGoyer Click To Tweet Are you new here? You might want to subscribe to my email updates, or follow me on Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, Google+, or Instagram. Disclosure of Material Connection: Some of the links in the post above {Read More}

Ask Tricia | Homeschooling

I get asked questions all the time. As a wife of twenty-six years, a mom of ten—seven having been adopted, a homeschooler and a writer of over 60 books people want to know how my life works. Here is one of those questions and my short answer. More to come in the coming weeks! Would you decide to homeschool your kids again if given the chance? What benefits have you seen in your older kids as a result of their {Read More}

3 Ways to Stop Being a Control Girl Mama | Shannon Popkin

When I arrived home late one evening after attending a ladies’ event at church, I heard both of my babies wailing. Dropping my purse, I ran up to their bedrooms in a panic. The poor little dears had been crying for quite some time! They were red-faced, hot, and mad. I immediately picked them up, soothed them with pacifiers and stuffed animals, then had them back to sleep in minutes. Back downstairs, I found my husband on the couch. I {Read More}

Love Book + Giveaway!

My husband is one of the hardest people to buy. Mostly because he’s just so content. There isn’t much he needs . . . or even wants. My man loves time together. He also love to hear how much I love and respect him. This year I decided to get John a Love Book. I loved a few things about it: 1. The book is easy to create and able to be edited. 2. It’s a fun and humorous gift. {Read More}

Where Does Your Husband Go To Be Admired and Appreciated? | Sharon Jaynes

Where does your husband go for admiration and appreciation? He goes somewhere. All men do. Does he go to work in hopes of hearing “Job well done”? Does he go to the ball field in hopes of hearing “Way to go, man”? Does he go back home to mother to hear “I’m so proud of you, son”? Does he work late hoping for a few compliments from the gals in the office? Does he feast on compliments from patients or {Read More}

Love is patient, love is kind | 1 Corinthians 13:4-5

Love is patient, love is kind. | 1 Corinthians 13:4-5 Love is patient, love is kind. It does not envy, it does not boast, it is not proud. It is not rude, it is not self-seeking, it is not easily angered, it keeps no record of wrongs. Abba Father, Teach me how to notice others, and to see their value, just as You do. You love me when I am not lovable. You redeem me and others when we don’t {Read More}

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