Must Haves for the Expectant Mommy

When you’re a new mother, you don’t know what you need for your hospital stay and the first few weeks of motherhood. So, this is my effort to help all of you expecting mothers. These are the products that I could not live without. Please share if you know an expectant mother. Boppy The boppy makes it very easy to breastfeed or formula feed your baby. The pillow fits snuggly around your … [Read more...]

Spiritual Medicine for Mom Guilt

John 9:3 (NRSV), Jesus answered, “Neither this man nor his parents sinned; he was born blind so that God’s works might be revealed in him.” It’s my belief that as soon as a baby is born, the mother is hit with a heavy dose of mom guilt. Mom guilt is the belief that everything negative that happens to your child and in your child’s life is because of something you’ve done wrong. Mom guilt … [Read more...]

Yes, There is Hope

1 Peter 1:6–8 (NRSV), In this you rejoice, even if now for a little while you have had to suffer various trials, so that the genuineness of your faith—being more precious than gold that, though perishable, is tested by fire—may be found to result in praise and glory and honor when Jesus Christ is revealed. Although you have not seen him, you love him; and even though you do not see him now, you … [Read more...]