Day 20:  Prayer for You


Today is day 20 of Jennifer Smith’s 30 day devotional, Wife After God. When I was first married I had this fear of things not working out between hubby and I.  All I wanted to do was make our first wedding anniversary to say that at least we made a year.  And I used to… Continue reading Day 20:  Prayer for You

Day 19:  Who You are Called to Be


Today is day 19 of Jennifer Smith’s 30 day devotional, Wife After God. Who has God called you to be?  It is interesting to me – and perhaps I am wrong – but very seldom does it seem that God calls us to a specific vocation.  Of course, there are those who definitely have that… Continue reading Day 19:  Who You are Called to Be

Day 18:  Diamond in the Rough


Today is day 18 of Jennifer Smith’s 30 day devotional, Wife After God. You know the saying, “What doesn’t kill you, makes you stronger”?  I used to joke that I really didn’t need to be that strong.  And in some ways, I don’t want to be that strong.  I don’t want life and marriage and… Continue reading Day 18:  Diamond in the Rough

Day 17:  Wisdom Calls Out


Today is day 17 of Jennifer Smith’s 30 day devotional, Wife After God. There are many times I wish I had more wisdom.  Wisdom to answer all of Baby Girl’s many, many questions.  Wisdom on how to be a Godly wife in my marriage.  Wisdom on how to juggle work, marriage and motherhood all together. … Continue reading Day 17:  Wisdom Calls Out

Day 16:  Reverence for Christ


Today is day 16 of Jennifer Smith’s 30 day devotional, Wife After God. It is my strongest desire to honour God through having a happy and healthy marriage with my husband.  And I think that is greatest way that a woman can honour the two most important beings in her life – God being the… Continue reading Day 16:  Reverence for Christ

Day 15:  Fear


Today is day 15 of Jennifer Smith’s 30 day devotional, Wife After God. The story of my life. The anxiety, heart palpitations, sweaty hands – not being able to sleep for feeling fearful and anxious.  I know all this too well.  A little while ago, The Forgiven Wife blogged on letting go of control.  And… Continue reading Day 15:  Fear

Day 14:  Forgiveness


Today is day 14 of Jennifer Smith’s 30 day devotional, Wife After God. I work hard.  I don’t mind – I enjoy my job, but I have very little time for myself, or do to anything that I want to do.  I need to have my hair cut and have been putting it off for… Continue reading Day 14:  Forgiveness

Day 13:  Coated in Pride


Today is day 13 of Jennifer Smith’s 30 day devotional, Wife After God. I don’t consider myself to be someone who is proud.  I can quite easily say I am sorry and mean it.  Even if in the heat of the moment, I may something I regret, I can easily apologise and make amends.  I… Continue reading Day 13:  Coated in Pride

Day 12:  The Amour of God


Today is day 12 of Jennifer Smith’s 30 day devotional, Wife After God. I have read many devotionals and studies on the Armour of God.  Never have I heard it in the context of protecting your family. “It is no coincidence that this part of scripture is expressed so closely to the brief mention of… Continue reading Day 12:  The Amour of God

Day 11: Pure Joy


Today is day 11 of Jennifer Smith’s 30 day devotional, Wife After God. joy noun a feeling of great pleasure and happiness. “tears of joy” synonyms: delight, great pleasure, joyfulness, jubilation, triumph, exultation, rejoicing, happiness, gladness, glee, exhilaration, ebullience, exuberance, elation, euphoria, bliss, ecstasy, transports of delight, rapture, radiance It is hard to have joy when times are trying.  In fact, sometimes I think it is just hard to have joy,… Continue reading Day 11: Pure Joy