I have an exciting announcement. Mom's Devotions is moving to a new-and-improved website. If you've been following me here at Mom's Devotions and have enjoyed the content, would you consider hopping over to my new website and following me there? (For my fellow WordPress bloggers, it's still a WordPress site.) The new site is https://www.ErikaOwensWrites.com/moms-devotions-blog/ … Continue reading New Website for Mom’s Devotions Blog
It’s hard to imagine the level of joy and hope Jesus’ followers felt when they encountered the risen Lord. They had been crushed by His arrest, torture, and death. They were scared, confused, hopeless, and lost. Nothing mattered anymore. Then Jesus showed up! Read more on my new website at: http://www.ErikaOwensWrites.com. If you enjoy the … Continue reading Jesus Showed Up and That Changed Everything
The gospel cannot be preached without words! An old Saint has been misquoted as saying: “Preach the gospel at all times. Use words when necessary.” It's a pithy little quote. I’ve said it, but it never sat right with me. How can you preach the gospel without words? I recently learned there’s no evidence St … Continue reading Sharing the Gospel … With Words!
You were created for more than just going through the motions. Searching and striving to discover the point of life is not the point of life. It’s not just about the dash between your birth and your death. God created you with an eternal purpose. Your talents and passions, your opportunities and circumstances, even your … Continue reading Created for More – A Life All In
Anger is a powerful emotion that can be difficult to control. Sometimes it starts small and grows like a noxious weed. Other times it explodes out of nowhere and surprises us. Nothing good comes from human anger. When my son was in elementary school, his teacher used a stoplight to help him with anger and … Continue reading Stop & Think: Nothing Good Comes From Human Anger
We recently learned that another high-profile Christian evangelist was engaged in ongoing sinful conduct. It’s heartbreaking to find out someone who has been boldly proclaiming the Word of God hasn’t been living by it. If these “people of God” can fall into sinful lifestyles, what hope is there for us “regular people” to stand firm … Continue reading 5 Tips to Stand Firm in Temptation