Lying in bed last night it hit me—it all started with Eve and patriarchy’s distortion of what “helper” actually means. Afterall, how can a woman pay attention to her own needs when she’s told the very reason she exists is to focus on others?!continue reading
Okay … right up front … I am NOT an expert in self-care! I am learning right alongside you—realizing that self-care is not self-ish … learning how to prioritize my own needs … and perhaps the hardest, figuring out what those needs actually are!continue reading
Have you ever listened to a sermon on denying yourself—putting others first—and found yourself quietly mumbling, “Deny myself?! … That is not the problem … It’s myself I never get around to!”continue reading
Happy to announce a brand, new Facebook Page for Daughters of Eve!
Enjoy motivational quotes, thought-provoking facts, links to other helpful sites, access links to this blog, and some stunning and serene pictures. I’m just getting started … be sure to follow along so you don’t miss out!
Blessings to all … keep wearing those masks! 😀
I’m excited to share the first podcast (or audio blog) with you! A number of you requested an audio version … (great to listen to while walking or driving) … so here’s my first attempt! LOTS of grace please—it was a huge learning curve! 😀 Hopefully, I’ll be able to do a podcast version of a post occasionally, but let me know your thoughts below. We’re in this together!CONTINUE READING
It’s a confusing story, really—the disciples are annoyed with her and Jesus seems to call her a dog.continue reading
It’s one of the most frequently repeated stories in the New Testament—the woman caught in adultery—but nearly every commentary I studied forgot about the woman!continue reading
It’s a bizarre story, really—a woman shouting from the crowd about wombs and breasts. Umm … excuse me, what was that?!continue reading
Ever feel like that?—Like you’re bent over double—from worries, responsibilities, guilt, exhaustion?
Maybe the question isn’t, “Have you ever felt bent double?” But,“Have you ever not?!”continue reading
Jesus lived and taught in a culture which believed women to be innately inferior to men.continue reading