How to Study the Bible for Yourself and Ignite Your Spiritual Growth
Bible study | Faith

How to Study the Bible for Yourself and Ignite Your Spiritual Growth

As a young Christian woman, I had often heard the charge to study the Bible on my own. It seemed that studying the Bible was a way to experience a deeper connection with God and learn His promises for myself. However, there was just one big obstacle that stood in my way.  I had no…

About Sarah Ann

Sarah Ann is a perfectly imperfect wife and mother, and is thankful for the saving grace of the Lord. When she’s not busy folding yet another load of laundry or comforting a crying child, she enjoys studying God’s Word, writing, and spending time with authentic friends. She's passionate about equipping women to live with intentional faith, family, home, and habits at Proverbs31Mentor.com. Join her for biblical encouragement and practical lifestyle tips to help you live on mission for the glory of God.

5 Comforting Truths for the Woman Waiting on God
Faith

5 Comforting Truths for the Woman Waiting on God

There you are, in the waiting room of life; a place you’d never thought you’d be.  As a child with grand hopes and dreams, you never imagined yourself here, waiting on God and longing for Him to move. You never dreamed you’d ache for a child and beg for God to fill your empty arms….

About Sarah Ann

Sarah Ann is a perfectly imperfect wife and mother, and is thankful for the saving grace of the Lord. When she’s not busy folding yet another load of laundry or comforting a crying child, she enjoys studying God’s Word, writing, and spending time with authentic friends. She's passionate about equipping women to live with intentional faith, family, home, and habits at Proverbs31Mentor.com. Join her for biblical encouragement and practical lifestyle tips to help you live on mission for the glory of God.

5 Ways to Make Bible Study for Kids Fun and Meaningful
Faith | Family

5 Ways to Make Bible Study for Kids Fun and Meaningful

If you have children and are trying to raise them with solid Christian values, then you may understand the struggle of making Bible study for kids fun and meaningful. Many parents question how to create a plan (with age-appropriate limits), keep them engaged, and make it practical.   Grab a paper and pen; or better yet,…

About Sarah Ann

Sarah Ann is a perfectly imperfect wife and mother, and is thankful for the saving grace of the Lord. When she’s not busy folding yet another load of laundry or comforting a crying child, she enjoys studying God’s Word, writing, and spending time with authentic friends. She's passionate about equipping women to live with intentional faith, family, home, and habits at Proverbs31Mentor.com. Join her for biblical encouragement and practical lifestyle tips to help you live on mission for the glory of God.

6 Simple and Practical Bible Study Tools for Families
Faith | Family

6 Simple and Practical Bible Study Tools for Families

Studying the Bible as a family has so many perks. For one, it fulfills the Scripture in Deuteronomy 6:7-9 that speaks of teaching the word diligently to your children… “when you sit in your house, when you walk by the way, when you lie down and when you rise up.” Another perk is clearly modeling…

About Sarah Ann

Sarah Ann is a perfectly imperfect wife and mother, and is thankful for the saving grace of the Lord. When she’s not busy folding yet another load of laundry or comforting a crying child, she enjoys studying God’s Word, writing, and spending time with authentic friends. She's passionate about equipping women to live with intentional faith, family, home, and habits at Proverbs31Mentor.com. Join her for biblical encouragement and practical lifestyle tips to help you live on mission for the glory of God.

How to Start Reading Scripture and Praying Together as a Couple
Faith | Marriage

How to Start Reading Scripture and Praying Together as a Couple

You’ve probably heard the saying, “A couple that prays together stays together.” So, then, why does it seem that praying and reading Scripture together seem to be such a struggle? There are many reasons, with the most common being vulnerability and lack of knowing the how to study the Bible. To help you cultivate your…

About Sarah Ann

Sarah Ann is a perfectly imperfect wife and mother, and is thankful for the saving grace of the Lord. When she’s not busy folding yet another load of laundry or comforting a crying child, she enjoys studying God’s Word, writing, and spending time with authentic friends. She's passionate about equipping women to live with intentional faith, family, home, and habits at Proverbs31Mentor.com. Join her for biblical encouragement and practical lifestyle tips to help you live on mission for the glory of God.

How to Praise God When Life is Falling Apart
Faith

How to Praise God When Life is Falling Apart

Have you had those seasons of life where everything falls apart and you wrestle with God through dark, uncertain times? Those seasons can be all consuming and difficult to find joy, let alone praise God through heartache. Maybe it was the diagnosis that came and left you grappling with a new reality. Maybe it was…

About Sarah Ann

Sarah Ann is a perfectly imperfect wife and mother, and is thankful for the saving grace of the Lord. When she’s not busy folding yet another load of laundry or comforting a crying child, she enjoys studying God’s Word, writing, and spending time with authentic friends. She's passionate about equipping women to live with intentional faith, family, home, and habits at Proverbs31Mentor.com. Join her for biblical encouragement and practical lifestyle tips to help you live on mission for the glory of God.

How to Create a Thriving Quiet Time Routine
Faith

How to Create a Thriving Quiet Time Routine

Can we be totally honest about your quiet time routine? (And mine, too!) Have you ever felt unsure where to start reading the Bible or how to have a vibrant prayer life? Or, do you long to make spiritual growth a priority,  but aren’t sure where to start?   If so, you’re not alone!  I know…

About Sarah Ann

Sarah Ann is a perfectly imperfect wife and mother, and is thankful for the saving grace of the Lord. When she’s not busy folding yet another load of laundry or comforting a crying child, she enjoys studying God’s Word, writing, and spending time with authentic friends. She's passionate about equipping women to live with intentional faith, family, home, and habits at Proverbs31Mentor.com. Join her for biblical encouragement and practical lifestyle tips to help you live on mission for the glory of God.

3 Ways to Renew Your Mind with Biblical Truths
Faith

3 Ways to Renew Your Mind with Biblical Truths

I was knee deep in laundry and trying to ignore a crying child when the weightiness of my responsibilities hit me hard.  Truthfully, my spirit was weary and worn, and I was desperate to renew my mind with biblical truths. Yet I knew that anchoring my soul to God’s promises would fuel me with me…

About Sarah Ann

Sarah Ann is a perfectly imperfect wife and mother, and is thankful for the saving grace of the Lord. When she’s not busy folding yet another load of laundry or comforting a crying child, she enjoys studying God’s Word, writing, and spending time with authentic friends. She's passionate about equipping women to live with intentional faith, family, home, and habits at Proverbs31Mentor.com. Join her for biblical encouragement and practical lifestyle tips to help you live on mission for the glory of God.

How to Pray for the New Year and Seek God’s Plan
Faith | New Year's | Prayer

How to Pray for the New Year and Seek God’s Plan

It’s time to make resolutions, set big goals, and plan ways to be better in the new year, right? Not exactly! While I usually make a few resolutions that fly out the window mid-January, I realize there is only one area I need to do more and strive to do better at. There’s one area…

About Sarah Ann

Sarah Ann is a perfectly imperfect wife and mother, and is thankful for the saving grace of the Lord. When she’s not busy folding yet another load of laundry or comforting a crying child, she enjoys studying God’s Word, writing, and spending time with authentic friends. She's passionate about equipping women to live with intentional faith, family, home, and habits at Proverbs31Mentor.com. Join her for biblical encouragement and practical lifestyle tips to help you live on mission for the glory of God.

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3 Creative Ways to Study God’s Word When Life Is Hectic

My days were filled with changing diapers, watching cartoons, preventing meltdowns (or coping with another episode of full-on rage), and snuggles. There wasn’t much time to have a quick shower or finish my own meal let alone study God’s Word consistently. Plus, there was always that guilt and shame from “the church”. You know what…

About Sarah Ann

Sarah Ann is a perfectly imperfect wife and mother, and is thankful for the saving grace of the Lord. When she’s not busy folding yet another load of laundry or comforting a crying child, she enjoys studying God’s Word, writing, and spending time with authentic friends. She's passionate about equipping women to live with intentional faith, family, home, and habits at Proverbs31Mentor.com. Join her for biblical encouragement and practical lifestyle tips to help you live on mission for the glory of God.

5 Best Ways to Cultivate Spiritual Growth in Your Child
Faith | Family

5 Best Ways to Cultivate Spiritual Growth in Your Child

Before you became a mom, you dreamed of leading your child to a personal relationship with the Lord. It’s been your vision to shepherd your child’s heart towards knowing and loving the Lord. Maybe you even imagined sharing your favorite quiet time tips as you lead your child towards a deep spiritual growth.   Fast forward…

About Sarah Ann

Sarah Ann is a perfectly imperfect wife and mother, and is thankful for the saving grace of the Lord. When she’s not busy folding yet another load of laundry or comforting a crying child, she enjoys studying God’s Word, writing, and spending time with authentic friends. She's passionate about equipping women to live with intentional faith, family, home, and habits at Proverbs31Mentor.com. Join her for biblical encouragement and practical lifestyle tips to help you live on mission for the glory of God.