The Women Living Well Book Club – Chapters 19, 20 & Conclusion

never seek to be someone else you are amazing

  Hooray!  We have arrived to the FINAL post of the Book Club.  If you missed a week – no worries – this Wednesday I will post all the links to the archived posts from the book club, so you have easy access to it. So let’s finish strong friends! First up – the final video.  In this video I discuss two things – 1.) I have received emails telling me what is missing from my book – so in this video I answer one of these issues (there are more that maybe I’ll consider writing on later) and 2.) […]

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My Grandmother’s 90th Birthday Party

This past weekend we had a family reunion.  It was my Grandmother’s 90th Birthday. Here’s my mom and her three younger brothers with grandma.    Grandma has a been a rock to the whole family. She loved her husband till the day God took him home, despite some very hard times including my grandpa being too weak to walk and an invalid for years. She truly is the most grace-filled and hardest working woman, I have ever known –a real life Proverbs 31 woman!  Grandma loves Jesus and loves her family.   To get to the reunion, some family traveled from far away and others […]

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The Proverbs 31 Woman Finale & Announcement!

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  This is it – the final week in Proverbs 31! Proverbs 31:31 says “Give her the reward she has earned, and let her works bring her praise at the city gate.”   I had challenged you all to memorize the Proverbs 31 passage with me – did you do it?  I did it but had a few hiccups when recording it – I left out a verse – can you tell which one? and I misquoted verse 31 – ARGH!  Grace right? Here’s the final video of our summer Proverbs 31 series:  (If you are reading this in a feed – click […]

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The Proverbs 31 Woman – Week 12

  Angela, from GoodMorningGirls.org is back and she writes… Welcome back! Our journey through Proverbs 31 is almost over…….it’s been such a joy for me to learn about the inspirational Proverbs 31 woman right along side of you! Thank you so much for joining us this summer! We will announce the fall Good Morning Girls series at the end of the week on GoodMorningGirls.org – so please stay tuned!!! This week we are going to focus on verse 30. Proverbs 31:30 Charm is deceptive, and beauty if fleeting; but a woman who fears the Lord is to be praised.   (If you are […]

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The Proverbs 31 Woman – Week 11

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My heart is overflowing with joy  from an amazing weekend at the Proverbs 31 Ministries Conference titled She Speaks.  I spoke in 3 sessions and took LOTS of pictures.  I will share them tomorrow!  But now – We are up to week 11 in the Proverbs 31. This week we are looking at Proverbs 31:28-29 28 Her children arise and call her blessed; her husband also, and he praises her: 29 “Many women do noble things, but you surpass them all.”  A reader emailed me and asked the question: “How can I be a Proverbs 31 woman with a husband who has an alcohol […]

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The Proverbs 31 Woman – Week 10

Angela from Good Morning Girls is back!  And she writes: The above picture was taken this past week as we celebrated my middle daughter’s 5th birthday. Addie loves any and everything princess….so of course she wanted to celebrate her birthday with a princess party! This week we are going to focus on verse 27. Proverbs 31:27 She watches over the affairs of her household and does not eat the bread of idleness.   (If you are seeing this in a feed or email- click here to see the video) I love what Angela says in her video above.  It is […]

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The Proverbs 31 Woman – Week 9 – Putting Order On Your Tongue

proverbs 31 26 when she speaks her words are wise

Welcome back! We are on the home stretch and up to verse 26 in our Proverbs 31 study!!! Proverbs 31:26 says “She speaks with wisdom, and faithful instruction is on her tongue.”NIV   Wanna know what my maiden name was?  It’s ironic…listen to the video to hear why. (If you are seeing this in a feed or email- click here to see the video) Putting order on our tongues can be an uphill battle.  James 3:2 says there is no one who speaks without fault – none of us are perfect.   I testify to this truth as just this week […]

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The Proverbs 31 Woman – Week 8

she brings him good not harm

   Angela from Good Morning Girls is back with week 8 in Proverbs 31! She writes: Welcome back my dear friends! I can’t believe we are already up to week 8 in our Proverbs 31 study!!! This week we are looking at verses 23, 24 & 25. Her husband is respected at the city gate, where he takes his seat among the elders of the land. She makes linen garments and sells them, and supplies the merchants with sashes. She is clothed with strength and dignity: she can laugh at the days to come.   (If you are seeing this in […]

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The Proverbs 31 Woman – Week 7 – Shopping for Clothes!

Sale

 Photo Credit Alright ladies – this week the Proverbs 31 woman is getting dressed and dressing her family! We are up to Proverbs 31:21 & 22:  When it snows, she has no fear for her household; for all of them are clothed in scarlet. 22 She makes coverings for her bed; she is clothed in fine linen and purple. I have been battling laryngitis for 7 days – so I drank lots of hot tea and honey before this video and eeked it out!  I apologize for being so croaky  (If you are reading this post in an email – click […]

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The Proverbs 31 Woman – Week 6

purpose is found

Photo credit Woohoo…we are up to week 6 in our Proverbs 31 series!!! This week we are looking at verses 19 & 20 “In her hand she holds the distaff and grasps the spindle with her fingers. She opens her arms to the poor and extends her hands to the needy.”  I can’t get over the mundane work the Proverbs 31 woman does.  In  her hand she holds the distaff and grasps the spindle to spin her own thread to use to sew her family’s clothing!  And I think ironing is hard work! lol!  Oh my, is this a mundane […]

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The Proverbs 31 Woman~Week 5

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 We are up to week 5 of the Proverbs 31 Woman Series.  If you missed the first 4 videos you can find them by clicking here and then scrolling down and back to find the week you missed. This week we are looking at verses 17 & 18 17 She sets about her work vigorously; Her arms are strong for her tasks. 18 She sees that her trading is profitable, and her lamp does not go out at night.   (If you are seeing this in a feed or email – click here to see the video) I was going write […]

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The Proverbs 31 Woman – Week 4

P 31 15 she is up while it is dark

  Photo credit Welcome back to week 4 in our Proverbs 31 series! This week we are reading: Proverbs 31:15-16 She gets up while it is still dark; She provides food for her family And portions for her servant girls. She considers a filed and buys it; Out of her earnings she plants a vineyard.  Please welcome back Angela from GoodMorningGirls.org – I just love hearing her videos!   (If you cannot see this video click here.) The Proverbs 31 woman knows the value of time. She doesn’t waste time in bed – she is not slothful. She rises so early […]

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