His Encouragement: Psalm 147:3

Reading Time: 2 minutes Happy Thursday, dear friends! Welcome to His Encouragement. Every Thursday, a small group of bloggers will each bring you a new Bible verse and a little discussion of hope and encouragement. We welcome you to join the conversation by commenting with your daily verse of encouragement as well. We pray that these Thursday posts become

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Our children are watching: a response to hate

Reading Time: 4 minutes Update March 18, 2019: It is a sad testimony to the state of world affairs when an article of this nature can be updated frequently with references to new and unfolding tragedies. There is no way that I could possibly keep up with the sad events that have been happening around the world on a regular

Breastfeeding challenges are normal

Reading Time: 2 minutes This article by NPR is very encouraging for any mother who has struggled with breastfeeding challenges. Secrets Of Breast-Feeding From Global Moms In The Know shares that even in cultures and societies that seem to have great breastfeeding success, mothers experience the same challenges: poor latch, low milk supply, pain, soreness, fear, doubts, etc. So what

The world needs love

Reading Time: < 1 minute I am praying that all those who have experienced tragedy from the recent violence around the world may find comfort. There is no fear in love. “There is no fear in love but perfect love casts out fear.” 1 John 4:18 What is love? “Love is patient and kind; love does not envy or boast;