ACWM: BFFs or Mean Girls?

Carol Inspirational, Womanhood 0 Comments

The topic of friendship has come up quite often lately. My friend Rosalynn wrote about it here. Lisa TerKeurst wrote an entire study on it. Mom’s Night Out shows how moms need time-out for deeper friendships. Even the movie Mean Girls shows the dark side of so-called friendship. Having lived in six different states, I have had to develop my …

ACWM: Finding Simplicity

Carol Parenting, Womanhood 0 Comments

Simplicity. We long for it. Bloggers make a living writing about it. Authors sell thousands of books teaching us how to achieve it. I don’t know how it is in other cultures, but the life of an American woman is busy. There is never enough time to take care of the house, keep the children fed and educated, earn money, …

ACWM: The Myth of SuperWoman

Carol Inspirational, Suffering, Womanhood 0 Comments

Share this Post A close friend recently told me that she thought I was a SuperWoman. I laughed. I told her that she was a SuperWoman. Guess what. She laughed, too. We can all look at the highlights of other women’s lives and think that they are SuperWomen. It’s easy compare what we KNOW about our imperfect lives to what …

ACWM: A Portrait of a Beautiful Woman

Carol Inspirational, Prayer, Womanhood 0 Comments

Share this Post Yesterday, my cousin posted a memory of our Gramma on Facebook. It was a sweet prayer that Gramma had tucked into her favorite Bible. Throughout the comments, some of her other grandchildren had posted memories of her lovable traits. I found myself choking back tears as I remembered how much I loved her. She died 15 years …

Injustice: Speak or Be Silent

Carol Inspirational, Suffering, Womanhood 2 Comments

Share this Post Rescue the weak and the needy; deliver them from the hand of the wicked. Psalm 82:4 ESV I could write books about the many injustices in our world. The persecution of Middle-Eastern Christians makes my blood run cold. The plight of innocent refugees breaks my heart. But today I am talking about injustice towards women. Some is …