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Let Go of Fear

Date February 23, 2017
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10 HABITS OF HAPPY MOTHERS

CHAPTERLET GO OF FEAR

Let’s face facts.  We mothers not only feel that it is right to worry about our kids; we feel that we are not good mothers unless we do so.

Question 1- What are the worries you have for your …

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Give and Get Love in Healthy Ways

Date February 10, 2017
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GIVE AND GET LOVE IN HEALTHY WAYS-Chapter 7

We mothers are lovers.  We give love in our own peculiar ways and we receive it the best we can.  The mystery of love is that it gives us life, but it can also throws us into a pit of pain in …

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Solitude

Date January 27, 2017
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10 Habits of Happy Mothers- Solitude

Question #1 The thought of being alone arouses feelings of elation.  What would that alone time look like for you?

Before we begin we need to establish and agree on two facts. 

Fact- We need to set priorities in our lives for family, friends …

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Say No to Competition/Jealousy

Date November 21, 2016
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10 Habits of Happy Mothers- Habit #4 Say No to Competition

This week in Mom2Mom we discussed the issues of competition and jealousy.  The world we live in coaxes us to compete with other women.  Marketing and social media influences the way we feel about ourselves, and the decisions we …

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Value and Practice Faith

Date November 5, 2016
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The 10 Habits of Happy Mothers Habit #3 Value and Practice Faith

This week in Mom2Mom the discussion centered around understanding the difference between knowing about God and knowing God.  

Question 1) What might be the characteristcs of a person who knows about God?

JI Packer’s book “Knowing God …

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Maintain Key Friendships

Date October 25, 2016
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10 Habits of Happy Mothers friends

This week in Mom2Mom we discussed Meg Meekers ideas for Maintaining Key Friendships. Mothers will have to admit, friends are the first to go when we are crunched for time.  Women were created to be relational, it’s just who we are.  We desire to …

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Understanding Your Value as a Mother

Date October 11, 2016
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Understanding Your Value as a Mother Means First Understanding Your Value- Psalms 139:13-16

October 6th We discussed the first chapter of The 10 Habits of Happy Mothers.

1) If you want to understand your value as a mother, you must first understand your value as a child of God …

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Teach Your Children Diligently

Date September 30, 2016
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I remember like it was yesterday,  dropping Mack off at college, bawling hysterically.  It was weeks before I could go downstairs to his bedroom and mini pad where he hung out.  The crying and sadness continued until one day listening to a Moody noon show, there was a conversation about …

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10 Habits of Happy Mothers-Intro

Date September 22, 2016
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mom2momsept1September 22nd Discussion from 10 Habits of Happy Mothers- Introduction

Today we began the discussion with each group answering one of the following questions.

If you were not able to join us the first week, take a moment and answer the following:

1) List the jobs as mothers we desperately …

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Laura Rawden - Reasonableness be known to everyone

Date August 30, 2016
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Reasonableness? 

I was recently challenged at a meeting with the Bible verse Phil 4:5 “Let your reasonableness be known to everyone.  The Lord is at hand.”  John MacArthur defines it as: generosity, goodwill, charity toward the faults of others, mercy toward the failures of others, leniency, bigheartedness, forbearance, patience …

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